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" There may be, and there often is, indeed, a regard for ancestry, which nourishes only a weak pride; as there is also a care for posterity, which only disguises an habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and groveling vanity. But there is also... "
A Book of Strattons: Being a Collection of Stratton Records from England and ... - Page 229
1918 - 402 pages
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The Connecticut Magazine, Volume 2

Harry Clemons, Francis Trevelyan Miller - Connecticut - 1896
...local histories have been recently placed upon the shelves. A. <'. BATES, -SVn-. NOTES AND QUERIES. "There is a Moral and Philosophical respect for our...Ancestors which elevates the character and improves the heart."— Webster. Those having queries they desire to have answered are advised to send them to us;...
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The Connecticut Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly, Volume 2

Harry Clemons, Francis Trevelyan Miller - Connecticut - 1896
...and local histories have been recently placed upon the shelves. AC BATES, Secy, NOTES AND QUERIES. "There is a Moral and Philosophical respect for our...Ancestors which elevates the character and improves the heart." — Wtbster. Those having queries they desire to have answered are advised to send them to...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 38

Charles Dudley Warner - Literature - 1897
...disguises an habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and groveling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart. Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger...
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Avery Notes and Queries, Issue 1

1898 - 246 pages
..."There may be, and there often is, a regard for ancestry which nourishes a weak pride, but there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors which elevates the character and improves the heart." — Daniel Webster. Many families of Averys and A very descendants have expressed surprise...
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The Clay Family, Issue 14

1899 - 252 pages
...There may be and there often is a regard for ancestry which nourishes a weak pride, but there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors which elevates the character and improves the heart." — Daniel Webster. In "Hotten's List of Emigrants to America, 160x3-1700," we find among the...
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A Library of Universal Literature: In 4 Parts, Comprising Science ..., Volume 7

Speeches, addresses, etc - 1900
...disguises a habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and grovelling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart. Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger...
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Orations: American orators

Speeches, addresses, etc - 1900
...disguises a habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and grovelling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart. Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger...
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The World's Best Essays: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - English essays - 1900
...disguises an habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and groveling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart. Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger...
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Dames and Daughters of the Young Republic ...: Illustrated

Geraldine Brooks - Women - 1901 - 287 pages
...ojlen is, indeed, a regard for ancestry which nourishes only a weak pride. . . . But there is, also, a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors which elevates the character and improves the heart." — DANIEL WEBSTER. ILLUSTRATED Porh THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO. PUBLISHERS Copi/right, 1901 By...
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The world's best orations: from the earliest period to the ..., Volume 10

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - Speeches, addresses, etc - 1901
...disguises a habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and groveling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger...
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