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" A part of my occupation, and by no means the least pleasing, is the direction of the studies of such young men as ask it. They place themselves in the neighboring village, and have the use of my library and counsel, and make a part of my society. "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 517
by Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, William Empson, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Henry Reeve, Harold Cox - 1830
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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies: From the Papers of ..., Volume 4

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1829
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow citizens, and feel, at length, the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible...young men as ask it. They place themselves in the neighboring village, and have the use of my library and counsel, and make a part of my society. In...
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France in 1829-30, Volume 1

Lady Morgan (Sydney) - France - 1830
...his friend Kosciusko, in which he describes his own life and position, has the following passage : " A part of my occupation, and by no means the least...young men as ask it. They place themselves in the their perils and to promote their triumphs.* History, amidst its pompous records of brilliant victories,...
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France in 1829-30, Volume 1

Lady Morgan (Sydney) - France - 1830
...his friend Kosciusko, in which he describes his own life and position, has the following passage : " A part of my occupation, and by no means the least...of such young men as ask it. They place themselves iu the their perils and to promote their triumphs.* History, amidst its pompous records of brilliant...
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Sketches of the Life, Writings, and Opinions of Thomas Jefferson: With ...

B. L. Rayner - Presidents - 1832 - 556 pages
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow-citizens, and feel, at length, the blessing of being free to say and do what I please without being responsible...young men as ask it. They place themselves in the neighboring village, and have the use of my library and counsel, and make a part of my society. In...
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Sketches of the Life, Writings, and Opinions of Thomas Jefferson: With ...

B. L. Rayner - 1832 - 556 pages
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow citizens, and feel, at length, the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible for it to any mortal." A part of his occupation, and one in which he took great delight, was the direction of the studies of young men;...
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The lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson: with a parallel ...

Stephen Simpson - 1833 - 389 pages
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow citizens, and feel, at length, the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible...pleasing, is the direction of the studies of such * He was always devotedly fond of mechanics, and worked like a Journeyman in what he called his shops;...
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The life of Thomas Jefferson: author of the Declaration of Independence, and ...

William Linn - Biography & Autobiography - 1834 - 267 pages
...choose, with as little reserve as the rest of my fellowcitizens, and feel at length the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible...and have the use of my library and counsel, and make apart of my society. In advising the course of their reading-, I endeavour to keep their attention...
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The life of Thomas Jefferson: author of the Declaration of Independence, and ...

William Linn - 1834 - 267 pages
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow citizens, and feel at length the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible...for it to any mortal, A part of my occupation, and bj • no means the least pleasing, is the direction of the studies of such young men as ask it. They...
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The life of Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States: With ...

George Tucker - 1837
...with as little reserve as the rest of my fellow citizens, and feel at length the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible...They place themselves in the neighbouring village, have the use of my library and counsel, and make a part of my society. In advising the course of their...
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The kaleidoscope of anecdotes and aphorisms, collected by C. Sinclair

Catherine Sinclair - 1851
...books, I enjoy a repose to which I have long been a stranger, and feel at length the blessing of being free to say and do what I please, without being responsible for it to any mortal. Lord Tyrawley made it his last request to be buried beside the old soldiers at Chelsea Hospital, saying,...
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