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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Letters from a citizen of the ... - Page 25
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1825
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The citizen of the world; or, Letters from a Chinese philosopher ..., Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1810
...not to extinguish nature, but to repress it ; not to stand unmoved at distress, but endeavour to tum every disaster to our own advantage. Our greatest...reverend disciple of Tao, more than a match for all that caq happen ; the clieif business of my life has been to procure wisdom ; and the chief object of that...
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Select British Classics, Volume 1

English literature - 1804
...anguish ; our attempts should be, not to extinguish nature, but to repress it ; not to stand unmoved at a distress, but endeavour to turn every disaster to...fancy myself at present, O thou reverend disciple of Tuo, more than a match for all that can happen ; the chiet business of my life has been to procure...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...uppermost ? We should hold the immutable mean that lies between insensibility and anguish ; our attempts should not be to extinguish nature, but to repress...rising every time we fall. I fancy myself at present, 0 thou reverend disciple of Tao, more than a match for all that can happen ; the chief business of...
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The Royal Lady's Magazine, and Archives of the Court of St. James's, Volumes 1-2

Great Britain - 1831
...than patience. — A4. What! be a man, and yet want patience ! — Arabian Apophthegm. PERSEVERANCE. Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. — ConJ'ucius. Resolution beats the march and sounds the charge to all great actions ; wisdom is her...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...posture, not so as that he shall only be exposed to ridicule, &c."— Davis, Chinese, vol.ii. p. 51.] be to extinguish nature, but to repress it ; not to...fancy myself at present, O thou reverend disciple of Taou,(1)more than a match for all that can happen. The chief business of my life has been to procure...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, including a variety of pieces ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...honest sincerity, in the love of justice, in the knowledge of mankind, and in humility,' &c. BOSWELL, be to extinguish nature, but to repress it; not to...fancy myself at present, O thou reverend disciple of Taou, (1 )more than a match for all that can happen. The chief business of my life has been to procure...
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The Church of England quarterly review

1837
...should hold the immutable mean which lies between insensibility and anguish ; our attempts should be not to extinguish nature, but to repress it ; not to stand...never falling, but in rising every time we fall." Nor is the disquisition upon Ridicule less admirable in the conception, or less vigorous in the delineation....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1839 - 527 pages
...endeavour to turn every disaster to our own advantage. Our greatest glory is, not in never fulling, but in rising every time we fall. I fancy myself at present, O thou reverend disciple of Tan, more than a match for all that can happen. The chief business of my life has been to procure wisdom,...
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The cabinet minister, by the authoress of 'Mothers and daughters'.

Catherine Grace F. Gore - 1839
...of daughters, not to withdraw his protection and advice from her in such an emergency. CHAPTER VIII. Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. MAXIM OF CONFUCIUS. " IN the first place, then, my dear young lady, since you consider my advice worth...
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The Cabinet Minister, Volume 3

Mrs. Gore (Catherine Grace Frances) - English fiction - 1839
...of daughters, not to withdraw his protection and advice from her in such an emergency. CHAPTER VIII. Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. MAXIM OF CONFUCIUS. " IN the first place, then, my dear young lady, since you consider my advice worth...
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