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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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Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Sources ...

Aphorisms and apothegms - 1893 - 658 pages
...judged. Schiller. Manners are not idle, but the fruit / Of loyal 35 nature and of noble mind. Tennyson, ng more terrible to a guilty heart than the eye of a respected friend. laws depend.' Burke. Manners are stronger than laws. /V. Manners are the happy ways o_f doing things...
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Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopędia of Quotations from Ancient and ...

Quotations, English - 1894 - 579 pages
...— Washington Irving. A well-bred man is always sociable and complaisant. — Montaigne. Manners arc of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a great measure, the laws depend. The law can touch us here and there, now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt...
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Pushing to the Front: Or, Success Under Difficulties; a Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - Conduct of life - 1894 - 312 pages
...kindly fruit of a refined nature, and are the open sesame to the best of society. They vex or soothe, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us by a constant, steady, uniform, invincible operation like that of the air we breathe. Even power itself has not half the might of gentleness,...
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Pushing to the Front, Or, Success Under Difficulties: A Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1896
...kindly fruit of a refined nature, and are the open sesame to the best of society. They vex or soothe, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us by a constant, steady, uniform, invincible operation like that of the air we breathe. Even power itself has not half the might of gentleness,...
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Pushing to the Front: Or Success Under Difficulties, a Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - Success - 1896 - 416 pages
...kindly fruit of a refined nature, and are the open sesame to the best of society. They vex or soothe, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us by a constant, steady, uniform, invincible operation like that of the air we breathe. Even power itself has not half the might of gentleness,...
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The Pacific Monthly: A Magazine of Education and Progress, Volumes 4-6

William Bittle Wells, Lute Pease - West (U.S.) - 1900
...are of inestimable value to men and women when brought into contact with the world. Burke says that "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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Helps for Ambitious Girls

William Drysdale - Girls - 1900 - 505 pages
...— Swift. Unbecoming forwardness often proceeds more from ignorance than impudence. — Greville. 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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Writings and Speeches, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1901
...on the mind of a thinking man concerning their determined hostility to the human race. Manners arc of more importance than laws. Upon them, in a great...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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The Guilford Speller: With Word Studies and Dictionary Work

A. B. Guilford, Aaron Lovell - 1901 - 170 pages
...petulant receiver responsible righteous spectacle salubrious sobriety seminary treacle vesicle ventricle Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...a great measure, the laws depend. The law touches but here and there, now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase,...
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The Guilford Speller: With Word Studies and Dictionary Work

A. B. Guilford, Aaron Lovell - 1901 - 170 pages
...impious seminary cylinder illegible courteous treacle infallible vesicle drollery intolerant ventricle Manners are of more importance than laws. Upon them,...a great measure, the laws depend. The law touches but here and there, now and then. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase,...
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