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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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Hochelaga; or, England in the New World [by G.D. Warburton] ed. E. Warburton

George Drought Warburton - 1846
...are moderate, its circulation very great ; and it is said to be worth a large yearly sum of money. Manners are of more importance than laws; upon them in a great measure the laws depend ; the laws touch us here and there, now and then ; manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt...
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The young lady, or, Guide to knowledge, virtue, and happiness

Anna Fergurson, Cairns Collection of American Women Writers - Courtesy - 1852 - 128 pages
...sure reward of heavenly wisdom and true Christian henevolcnce. :., EXTRACT. . -:, . .;,..,. MASKERS are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a great measure, the laws depend. The law touches us here and there — now andJAen. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase,...
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The Illustrated London magazine, ed. by R.B. Knowles

Richard Brinsley Knowles - 1867
...and all that it contains." MANNERS. — "Manners," says Burke, "are of more importance than lawę. Upon them, in a great measure, the laws depend. The law touches us but here and there, now and then ; manners are what vei or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine...
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The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell ...

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1854
...refuge. All relief and every blessing is from God. — Newton. MANNERS AND LAWS. Manners are of irore importance than laws. Upon them, in a great ' measure,...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, barbarise or refine...
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Lectures on the history of the French revolution, Volume 2

William Smyth - France - 1855
...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,...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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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as ...

Chambers's journal - 1855
...preachers to cast out devils, at least within the limits of the Ohio Conference.' ' Manners," says Burke, ' are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a...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, barbariso or refinc...
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Hochelaga; or, England in the New World [by G.D. Warburton] ed. E. Warburton ...

George Drought Warburton - 1855
...are moderate, its circulation very great; and it is said to be worth a large yearly sum of money. " Manners are of more importance than laws ; upon them, in a great measure, the laws depend; the laws touch us here and there, now and then ; manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt...
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Lectures on the History of the French Revolution, Volume 2

William Smyth - France - 1855
...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, and insensible operation, like the air we breathe in. They give their whole form and colour to our...
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Wit and wisdom: jokes, conundrums, sentiments, and aphorisms

Wit - 1860
...Though the ways to virtue are rough and craggy, yet they reach to heaven. " Manners," says Burke, " are of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a...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: With a Memoir, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1860
...can he left on the mind of a thinking man, concerning their determined hostility to the human race. nquest ; which is not to say o great deal hi its favenfa...To insist on every thing done in Ireland at die r hut here and there, and now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or dehase,...
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