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" ... and dangers of the air and the earth, there are perils by water and perils by fire. This... "
The epistles of Lucius Annĉus Seneca [tr.] with large annotations by T. Morell - Page 144
by Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1786
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The English Instructor: Being a Collection of Pieces in Prose, Selected from ...

Readers - 1830 - 263 pages
...in our power to change ; but it is in our power to assume such a greatness of mind as 3 becomes wise and virtuous men ; as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of Nature, who governs her great kingdom , the world, by continual mutations....
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832 - 428 pages
...in our power to change ; but it is in our power to assume such a greatness of mind as becomes wise and virtuous men, as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of Nature, who governs her great kingdom, the world, by continual mutations....
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 4

1839
...discovered the faults of our neighbors. " Let us then assume such a greatness of mind as becomes wise and virtuous men ; as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of nature who governs her great kingdom, the world, by continual mutations."...
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The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: With a Life, Prepared Expressly for ..., Volume 1

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - Great Britain - 1841
...not in our power to change; but it is in our power to assume such a greatness of mind as becomes wise and virtuous men; as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of nature, who governs her great kingdom, the world, by continual mutations....
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The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: With a Life, Volume 1

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - Great Britain - 1841 - 520 pages
...not in our power to change; but it is in our power to assume such a greatness of mind as becomes wise and virtuous men; as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of nature, who governs her great kingdom, the world, by continual mutations....
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Letters on the study and use of history; On exile; The spirit of patriotism ...

Henry St. John (1st visct. Bolingbroke.) - 1870 - 318 pages
...in our power to change ; ljut it is in our power to assume such a greatness of mind as becomes wise and virtuous men ; as may enable us to encounter the accidents of life with fortitude, and to conform ourselves to the order of nature, who governs her great kingdom, the world, by continual mutations....
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