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" ... through a wise and salutary neglect, a generous nature has been suffered to take her own way to perfection ; when I reflect upon these effects, when I see how profitable they have been to us. I feel all the pride of power sink, and all presumption... "
Cassell's History of the United States - Page 136
by Edmund Ollier - 1874
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke ...: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1756
...not squeezed into this happy form by the constraints of watchful and suspicious government, but that, through a wise and salutary neglect, a generous nature...relents. I pardon something to the spirit of liberty. I am sensible, Sir, that all which I have asserted in my detail, is admitted in the gross ; but that...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 52

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1775
...has been fuffered to take her own way to perfection : when I refleft upon thefe effeCts, when I f:e how profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour...
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The works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, collected in three ..., Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1792
...has been fuffered to take her own way to perfection : when I reflect upon thefe eflects, when I fee how profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all' prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, ancf die away within me. My rigour...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Literary Collections - 1798
...has been-fuffered to take her own way to perfection: when I reflect upon thefe effects, when I fee how profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour...
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The Columbian phenix and Boston review, Volume 1

Joseph Hawkins - Massachusetts - 1800 - 452 pages
...nature has been lufiered to take her own way to perfection : when I refka upon thefe effefts, when 1 fee how profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour...
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The annual necrology, for 1797-8;: including, also, various articles of ...

Mary Hays, Sir Richard Phillips - Biography & Autobiography - 1800 - 664 pages
...lullVred to take her own way to perfection : when I refieft upon thefe effefls, when I fee how p-o6tab!e they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all rn-fcription in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1801
...has been fuffered to take her own way to perfection ; when I reflect upon thefe effects, when I fee how profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1803
...profitable they have been to us, I feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefumption in the wifdom of human contrivances melt, and die away within me. My rigour relents. I pardon fomething to the fpirit of liberty. I am fenilble, Sir, that all which I have aflerted, in my detail,...
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The Works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1803
...profitable they have been to us, feel all the pride of power fink, and all prefump tion in the wifdom of human contrivances melt and die away within me. My rigour relents, pardon fomething to the fpirit of liberty. I am fenfible, Sir, that all which I have afierted in my...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...not squeezed into this happy form by the constraints of watchful and suspicious government, but that through a wise and salutary neglect, a generous nature...relents. I pardon something to the spirit of liberty. I am sensible, Sir, that all which I have asserted, in my detail, is admitted in the gross ; but that...
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