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" A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. "
The public and private life of His late...Majesty, George the Third ... - Page 79
by Robert Huish - 1821 - 724 pages
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The English Language in Its Elements and Forms: With a History of Its Origin ...

William Chauncey Fowler - English language - 1851 - 659 pages
...EXAMPLES. 1. Conversation enriches the understanding, but solitude i.. the school of genius. GIBBON. 2. 3)K will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors. BUKKI;. 3. High...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, Ư of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 947 pages
...inheriting privileges, franchises, and liberties, from a long line of ancestors. The policy appears to me to be the result of profound reflection, or, rather,...result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backtcard to their ancestors. Besides, the people...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Biography & Autobiography - 1852 - 947 pages
...inheriting privileges, franchises, and liberties, from a long line of ancestors. The policy appears to me to be the result of profound reflection, or, rather,...result of a selfish temper and confined views. People trill not look forward to posterity, icho never look backward to their ancestor!. Besides, the people...
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The Church of England quarterly review

Religion - 1852
...our forefathers and to be transmitted to our posterity :" " This policy (he adds) appears to me to be the result of profound reflection, or rather...result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. Besides, the people...
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The Works and Correspondance of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1852
...inheriting privileges, franchises, and liberties, from a long line of ancestors. The policy appears to me to be the result of profound reflection ; or rather...result of a selfish temper, and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. Besides, the people...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - 1852
...franchises, and liberties, frore a long line of ancestors. The policy appears to me to be the result ->f profound reflection, or, rather, the happy effect...the result of a selfish temper and confined views. Penple will not look fortrard to pottcrily, who nci-cr look backward to then ancestor!. Besides, the...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1853 - 947 pages
...ancestors. The policy appears to me to be (he result of profound reflection, or, rather, the hnppv effect of following nature, which is wisdom without...result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who neuer look backward to their ancestor!. Besides, the people...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...letter of the law against the equity, is the most insupportable. Sir R. L' Estrange. INNOVATION. A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. Burke. INNUENDOS....
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Gatherings from many authors, by P.S. Sparling

Philip Smith Sparling - 1854
...worst contingencies, formed his calculations with admirable skill. ENGLAND'S CONSTITUTIONAL POLICY. A SPIRIT of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. Besides, the people...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1855
...of ancestors. ' 1 W. and M. \ This policy appears to me to be the result of profound re- v flection; or rather the happy effect of following nature, which...result of a selfish temper, and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. Besides, the people...
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