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" I wish popularity, but it is that popularity which follows, not that which is run after. It is that popularity which, sooner or later, never fails to do justice to the pursuit of noble ends by noble means. "
Social and Present Day Questions - Page 319
by Frederic William Farrar - 1891 - 377 pages
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The Old bachelor ...

William Wirt, Dabney Carr, St. George Tucker - Virginia - 1814 - 235 pages
...objects not worth ambition. I wish Popularity; But it is popularity which follows, not that which U run after. It is that popularity., which, sooner or...justice to the pursuit of noble ends by noble means." Let the vain and selfish hunter of popularity, the pcor and low spirited intriguer for office, who...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1815
...acquired by the favour of either, are, in my account, objects not worth ambition. I wish popularity; but it is that popularity which follows, not that which is run after." In Jan. 1770 he was offered the great seal, which he declined ; and it was put into commission again....
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The General biographical dictionary

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...acquired by the favour of either, are, in my account, objects not worth ambition. I wish popularity; but it is that popularity which follows, not that which is run after." In Jan. 1770 he was offered the great seal, which he declined ; and it was put into commission again....
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The British Nepos; or, Youth's mirror: lives of illustrious Britons

William Fordyce Mavor - 1816
...follows,not that which is run alter; it is that popularity which, sooner or later, never fails to da justice to the pursuit of noble ends by noble means...not do that which my conscience tells me is wrong upon this occasion, to gain, the huzzas of thousands,, or the daily praises of all the papers which...
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Annual Register, Volume 35

Edmund Burke - History - 1821
...acquired by the favour of either are, in my account, objects not worth ambition. I wish POPULARITY : But it is that popularity which follows; not that which...noble means. I will not do that which my conscience telis me is wrong upon this occasion, to gain the huzzas of thousands, or the daily praise of all the...
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Collections, Historical and Miscellaneous: And Monthly Literary ..., Volume 2

John Farmer - History - 1823
...moderate. " If he ever aimed at popularity, it xvas that which follows, not that which is run after ; that popularity which sooner or later never fails to do justice to the pursuit of noble ends by honest means. He would not do that which his conscience told him was wrong, to gain the huzzas of ihn...
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Westminster hall: or, Professional relics and anecdotes of the bar ..., Volume 1

Law - 1825
...acquired by the favour of either, are, in my account, objects- not worth ambition. I wish popularity; but it is that popularity which follows, not that which...not do that which my conscience tells me is wrong, on this occasion, to gain the huzzas of thousands, or the daily praise of all the papers which come...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 3

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...in the favor of either, which are objects, in my account, not worth ambition. I wish popularity, but it is that popularity which follows, not that which...justice to the pursuit of noble ends, by noble means. I shall not, therefore, on this occasion, do what my conscience tells me is wrong, to court the applause...
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An Illustration of the Principles of Elocution ...

William Brittingham Lacey - Elocution - 1828 - 300 pages
...popularity. I will seek and have popularity. But I will tell you how I will obtain it. I will have that popularity which follows, not that which is run after. It is not the applause of a day, it is not the huzzas of thousands that can give a moment's satisfaction...
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The American Jurist and Law Magazine, Volume 1

Law - 1829
...many political and professional foes, to utter the thrilling declaration, 'I wish for popularity; but it is that popularity, which follows, not that which...not do that, which my conscience tells me is wrong upon this occasion, to gain the huzzas of thousands, or the daily praise of all the papers, which come...
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