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" It may be thought, perhaps, to savour too much of the sanguine views of youth to stand the test of a rigid philosophical inquiry : but it is at least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified is, I am confident, the sincere... "
The Speeches of the Right Honourable Charles James Fox, in the House of ... - Page 456
by Charles James Fox - 1815
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 89

1849
...philosophical inquiry ; but it is at least cheering ' and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be so exemplified, ' is, I am confident, the sincere wish...he, " is a curse only to the period in which it is suc' " cessful ; but virtue, whether fortunate or otherwise, blesses not ' " only its own age, but...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 5

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...exemplified, is, I am confident, the sincere wish of every man who hears me :— -' crime,' says he, 1 is a curse only to the period in which it is successful;...fortunate or otherwise, blesses not only its own age, but the remotest posterity, and is as beneficial by its example as by its immediate effect." The ensuing...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 5

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...philosophical inquiry ; but it is at least Cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified, is, I am confident, the sincere wish of every man who hears me :*— ' crime,' says he, 1 is a curse only to the period in which it is successfill; but virtue, whether fortunate or otherwise,...
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The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest Period to the Year ...

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1820
...philosophical inquiry; but it isat least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified, is, I am confident, the sincere wish...virtue, whether fortunate or otherwise, blesses not only itsown age, but remotest posterity, and is as beneficial by its example, as by its immediate effects."...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 36

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1820
...man who hears me, " Crime," say« he, " is a curse only tu the period in which it is successful ; bul virtue, whether fortunate or otherwise blesses not only its own age, but remote«! posterity, and is a« beneficial by it! example, as by its immediate effects." —Mr. Fox...
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The monuments and genii of st. Paul's cathedral and of Westminster abbey

George Lewis Smyth - 1826
...philosophical inquiry ; but it is at least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified, is, I am confident, the sincere wish...beneficial by its example as by its immediate effects." No man could stand higher --in public estimation than Mr. Fox now did ; but notwithstanding the odium...
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The Monuments and Genii of St.Paul's and Westminster Abbey: Comprising Naval ...

George Lewis Smyth - 1826 - 959 pages
...that in this instance it may be exemplified, is, I am confident, the sincere wish of every man wlio hears me. "Crime," says he, " is a curse only to the...beneficial by its example as by its immediate effects." No man could stand higher in public estimation than Mr. Fox now did; but notwithstanding the odium...
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New elegant extracts: A unique selection ... from the most eminent prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - 1827
...philosophical inquiry : but it is at least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified is, I am confident, the sincere wish of...beneficial by its example as by its immediate effects." RT. HON. cj FOX. THE VENERABLE BEDE. THE great and justest boast of this monastery (Lindisfarm) is...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent prose and epistolary ...

New elegant extracts - 1827
...philosophical inquiry : but it is at least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified is, I am confident, the sincere wish of...beneficial by its example as by its immediate effects." RT. HON. c. J. FOX. THE VENERABLE BEDE. THE great and justest boast of this monastery (Lindisfarm)...
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New elegant extracts: a unique selection, moral, instructive and ..., Volume 2

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...philosophical inquiry : but it is at least cheering and consolatory, and that in this instance it may be exemplified is, I am confident, the sincere wish of...beneficial by its example as by its immediate effects." RT. HON. c. J. FOX. THE VENERABLE BEDE. THE great and justest boast of this monastery (Lindisfarm)...
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