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Wit and Wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - Authors, English - 1856 - 458 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action — and to that cultivation of Hhe mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything ; but we are saying, that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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Wit and Wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - Authors, English - 1856 - 458 pages
...word, and action — and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the sk'rn and magnanimous virtues expect at their hands. After...We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything ; but we are saying, that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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Wit and Wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - Authors, English - 1856 - 458 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action — and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...at their hands. After all, let it be remembered, we nre not saying there are no objections to the diffusion of knowledge among the female sex. "We would...
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The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith: Including His Contributions to ..., Volume 1

Sydney Smith - Ethics - 1859 - 356 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action, — and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything ; but we are saying, that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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Wit and wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith: being selections from his writings ...

Sydney Smith - English literature - 1865 - 458 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action—and tc that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...remembered, we are not saying there are no objections to the diffiision of knowledge among the female sex. We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything;...
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The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - Christian ethics - 1870 - 480 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action,—and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...remembered, we are not saying there are no objections to the dimisión oí knowledge among the female sex. We would not hazard such a proposition respecting any...
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Wit and Wisdom of the Rev. Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith - 1870 - 458 pages
...^-jjte tlio i of the mild virtues, which those who c** .A-'f ^ c ' r ''"' virtues expect at their hands. let it be remembered, we are not saying there are...We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything; but we are saying. that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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Philosophers and Fools: A Study

Julia Duhring - Character - 1874 - 357 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action — and to that cultivation of the mild virtues which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous virtues expect at their hands. . . . "There is nothing which requires more vigilance than the current phrases of the day, of which...
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Essays social and political

Sydney Smith - 1877
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action — and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, which those who cultivate the stern and magnanimous...We would not hazard such a proposition respecting anything ; but we are saying, that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

English essays - 1881 - 536 pages
...their duty to exercise over thought, word, and action— and to that cultivation of the mild virtues, anything; but we are saying, that, upon the whole, it is the best method of employing time ; and that...
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