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" Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a great measure, the laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant,... "
Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with characters, from ... - Page 186
by Edmund Burke - 1804
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 4

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1826
...laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform, insensiroi,. ir. 45 ble operation, like that of the air we breathe in. They give their whole form and...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...can be left on the mind of a thinking man concerning their determined hostility to the human race. or, and my guide, (you know in part what I have lost, and would to God I could clear e*3'' or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform, insensible operation, like...
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The Saturday magazine

1834
...things ; and thus, when we might be happy and quiet, we create trouble to ourselves. — IZAAJC WALTON. MANNERS are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine...
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The Works of Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...determined hostility to the human race. Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a groat measure, the laws depend. The law touches us but here...and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 36

Scotland - 1834
...instruments of good and evil are true ; but he too rapidly drops their history. " Manners," he observes, "are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a great measure, laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe,...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1835
...can be left on the mind of a thinking man, concerning their determined hostility to the human race. Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform,...
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Life of Jehudi Ashmun, Late Colonial Agent in Liberia: With an Appendix ...

Ralph Randolph Gurley - African Americans - 1835 - 396 pages
...involving high responsibilities, and not to b conducted without a serious amount of care and labour. • Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform,...
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Life of Jehudi Ashmun, Late Colonial ..., Issue 1, Page 1 - Issue 7, Page 279

Ralph Randolph Gurley - African Americans - 1835 - 396 pages
...responsibilities, and not to be conducted without a serious amount of care and labour. ' ' . ' • ' ** Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, md now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt 01 debase, barbarize or refine...
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Life of Jehudi Ashmun, Late Colonial Agent in Liberia: With an Appendix ...

Ralph Randolph Gurley - African Americans - 1835 - 396 pages
...laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine...a constant, steady, uniform, insensible operation lite that of the air we breathe in " — BURKE. LIFE OF ASHMUN. There were other duties more private,...
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Ward's miscellany (and family magazine).

1837
...glittering robes of stainless beauty drest, Join in the loud and everlasting strains 1 TWA MANNERS. MANNERS are of more importance than laws ; upon them,...measure, the laws depend. The law touches us but here aid there, now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarise...
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