The Ethics of Aristotle, Volume 2

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Sir Alexander Grant
Longmans, Green, 1874 - Ethics
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Page 47 - a man inspired ; And, through the heat of conflict, keeps the law In calmness made, and sees what ho foresaw ; Or if an unexpected call succeed, Come when it will, is equal to the need:
Page 47 - who, though thus endued as with a sense And faculty for storm and turbulence, Is yet a soul whose master-bias leans To homefelt pleasures and to gentle scenes ; Sweet images ! which
Page 339 - Certainly, it is heaven upon earth to have a man's mind move in charity, rest in providence, and turn upon the poles of truth.
Page 84 - Ha! why I should take it: for it cannot be But I am pigeon-liver'd, and lack gall To make oppression bitter.
Page 47 - he be Are at his heart, and such fidelity It is his darling passion to approve ; More brave for this, that he
Page 195 - call crime, Seeing I please my senses as I list, And vindicate that right with force or guile, It is a public matter, and I care not If I discuss it with you.
Page 47 - joined Great issues, good or bad for human kind, Is happy as a lover, and attired With sudden brightness,
Page 48 - tngg'd with fortune, That I would set my life on any chance, To mend it, or be rid on't
Page 341 - Pitch thy behaviour low, thy projects high: So shalt thou humble and magnanimous be : Sink not in spirit : who aimeth at the
Page 195 - of joy. When this shall be another's and that mine. And I have no remorse, and little fear, Which are, I think, the

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