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" ... that he is still able to serve her ; who disdains a vain celebrity, and prizes veritable glory above the successes of the day ; who would speak the truth, and labor for the public weal, independently of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such... "
Mirabeau: Triumph - Page 136
by John Stores Smith - 1848
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Mirabeau: a life-history, in four books

John Stores Smith - France - 1848 - 374 pages
...in the midst of the most violent debates: men who thus substitute the irascibility of self-love fbf the worship of our country, and deliver up one another...prophesying my opinion without knowing it ; who even now calumniate my speech without comprehending it ; who accuse me of offering incense to impotent idols...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 pages
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a man carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for — the destiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1852 - 558 pages
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a man carries in his own breast the reeompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he, looks for — the destiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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The standard speaker: containing exercises in prose and poetry for ...

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1854
...fluctuations of popular opinion, •• — such a man carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for — the destiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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Standard Fifth Reader, Part 2

Epes Sargent - 1867
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a mau carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for — the destiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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The standard fifth reader: with a new treatise on elocution and an ..., Part 2

Epes Sargent - Literary Criticism - 1870 - 528 pages
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a man carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for — the destiny, the only. destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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The Sixth Progressive Reader, Or Oratorical Class-book: With a Treatise on ...

Patrick O'Shea - 1873 - 474 pages
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a man carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for— the dtegtiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires— is that of his good...
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The world's best orations: from the earliest period to the present ..., Volume 8

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - Speeches, addresses, etc - 1899 - 4107 pages
...of the fluctuations of popular opinion, — such a man carries in his own breast the recompense of his services, the solace of his pains, the reward of his dangers. The harvest he looks for — the destiny, the only destiny, to which he aspires — is that of his...
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