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Mooriana: or, Selections from the works of J. Moore, illustr. by notes, by F ... - Page 184
by John Moore - 1803
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Mooriana: Or, Selections from the Moral, Philosophical, and ..., Volume 1

John Moore, Francis Prévost, Francis William Blagdon - Scottish literature - 1803
...without an accurate examination, and from a superficial view of mankind. As a boorish address is no proot of honesty, so is politeness no indication of the...vice itself lost half its evil, by losing all its Notwithstanding the splendid elegance and force of this passage, the concluding sentiment 184 has been...
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, Vhich inspired courage whilst it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched, and...itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry ; and the principle,...
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with characters, from ...

Edmund Burke - 1804
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, which inspired courage whilst it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched, and...itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry ; and the principle,...
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Memoirs of Maria Antoinetta, Archduchess of Austria, Queen of ..., Volume 1

Joseph Weber - 1805
...stain " like a wound, which inspired courage whilst " it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled what" ever it touched, and under which vice itself " lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness." CHAPTER II. Immediate Causes, and remote Sources, of the French Pcvolution~~ Louis XIV. — TTtff Regency...
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Memoirs of Maria Antoinetta ... queen of France and Navarre, tr. by R.C. Dallas

Joseph Weber - 1805
...stain " like a wound, which inspired courage whilst " it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled what" ever it touched, and under which vice itself " lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness." NOTES AND HISTORICAL ILLUSTRATIONS TO CHAPTER I. ANXIOUS to give a complete history of MARI AAK IKETTA,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain ike a wound, which inspired courage whilst k mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched, and...itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry; and the principle,...
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American Lady's Preceptor: A Compilation of Observations, Essays, and ...

Women - 1811 - 300 pages
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, which inspired, courage, while it mitigated ferocity; which ennobled whatever it touched, and...itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES. MISS ELIZABETH SMITH. THE "Fragments in Prose and Verse," of this extraordinary,...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1811 - 408 pages
...chastity of honour, which felt a stain .like a wound,—which inspired courage whilst it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched ; and...vice itself lost half its evil by losing; all its grossness.SECTION III. Panegyric on the British Constitution.Br a constitutional policy working after...
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1811
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, which inspired courage whilst it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched, and...vice itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossnes?. This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry ; and...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France and on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - 1814 - 246 pages
...that chastity of honour, which felt a stain like a wound, which inspired courage whilst it mitigated ferocity, which ennobled whatever it touched, and...itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness. This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry; and the principle,...
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