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" But that when a thing is in motion, it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same, namely, that nothing can change itself, is not so easily assented to. For men measure, not only other men, but all other things,... "
Introduction to the Literature of Europe in the Fifteenth, Sixteenth, and ... - Page 65
by Henry Hallam - 1839
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Literary remains of the late William Hazlitt. With a notice of his life, by ...

William Hazlitt - 1836
...doubts of. But that when a thing is in motion, it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same (namely, that...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest they find in themselves...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt: With a Notice of His ..., Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1836 - 315 pages
...doubts of. But that when a thing is in motion, it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same (namely, that...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest they find in themselves...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1836
...doubts of. But that when a thing is in motion, it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same (namely, that...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest they find in themselves...
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The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 3

Thomas Hobbes - Philosophy, English - 1839
...eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same, namely, imagination, that nothing can change itself, is not so easily assented...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering, whether it be not some other motion, wherein that desire of rest they find in...
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The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 3

Thomas Hobbes - Philosophy, English - 1839
...eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same, namely, imagination, that nothing can change itself, is not so easily assented...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering, whether it be not some other motion, wherein that desire of rest they find in...
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Introduction to the Literature of Europe in the 15th, 16th, and ..., Volume 2

Henry Hallam - Literature, Modern - 1854
...themselves; and because they find themselves subject after motion to pain and lassitude, think everything else grows weary of motion and seeks repose of its...little and little decaying after the act of sense."' This he afterwards expressed less happily, " the gradual decline of the motion in which sense consists;"...
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The Law Review and Quarterly Journal of British and Foreign ..., Volume 19

International law - 1854
...themselves ; and because they find themselves subject, after motion, to pain and lassitude, think everything else grows weary of motion and seeks repose of its own accord; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest they find in themselves...
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The Biographical History of Philosophy from Its Origin in Greece Down to the ...

George Henry Lewes - Philosophers - 1857 - 801 pages
...doubts of. But that when a thing is in motion it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same, namely that...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest, they find in...
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The Biographical History of Philosophy: From Its Origin in Greece ..., Volume 2

George Henry Lewes - Philosophy - 1857
...doubts of. But that when a thing is in motion it will eternally be in motion, unless somewhat else stay it, though the reason be the same, namely that...weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord ; little considering whether it be not some other motion wherein that desire of rest, they find in...
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Half-hours with the freethinkers, ed. by J. Watts, 'Iconoclast', and A. Collins

John Watts - 1857
...themselves; and because they find themselves subject after motion to pain and lassitude, think everything else grows weary of motion, and seeks repose of its own accord — little considering whether it be not some other motion, wherein that desire of rest they find in...
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