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" The human species, according to the best theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow, and the men who lend. To these two original diversities may be reduced all those impertinent classifications of Gothic and Celtic... "
The English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts - Page 220
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London Society, Volume 42

English literature - 1882
...FROM THE ESSAYS OF ELIA. THE Two RACES OF MEN. — The human species, according to the best theory 1 can form of it, is composed of two distinct races — the men iclio borrow, and the men who lend. To these two original diversities may be reduced all those impertinent...
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Essays of Elia: Y Charles Lamb; Illustrated by R. Swain Gifford, James D ...

Charles Lamb - 1884 - 501 pages
...and both my good friends still — close the catalogue of Grecians in my time. THE TWO RACES OF MEN. THE human species, according to the best theory I...of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men wlio borrow, and the men who lend. To these two original diversities may be reduced all those impertinent...
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Educational News, Volume 10

Albert Newton Raub - Education - 1894
...— Charles Lamb. "The human species, according to the b<-st theory I can form of it, is cotnposed of two distinct races, the men who borrow, and the men who lend." Feb. ii, 1847. — Thomas A. Edison. Feb. ii, 1809. — Abraham Lincoln. Tell the story of Lincoln's...
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Papers on Indian reform

John Murdoch - 1889
...the morrow. A wise man thinks of the future and prepares for it. " The human species," says Lamb, " is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men ivJio lend." These are " the savers and the wasters, the provident and the improvident, the thrifty...
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Thrift

Samuel Smiles - Saving and investment - 1800 - 401 pages
...the frank, open face into wrinkles ; how, like a knife, it will stab the honest heart."— DOUGLAS " The human species, according to the best theory. I...and Celtic tribes, white men, black men, red men, and such-like." — C'HAKI.ES LAMB. T>EOPLE do not know what troubles they are brew-* iug for themselves...
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The Essays of Elia: 1st Series

Charles Lamb - 1890 - 238 pages
...the catalogue of Grecians in my time. THE TWO RACES OF MEN. THE human species, according to the hest theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct...men who lend. To these two original diversities may he reduced all those impertinent classifications of Gothic and Celtic tribes, white men, black men,...
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The Essays of Elia and Eliana

Charles Lamb - 1890 - 512 pages
...distinct races, the men tc/w borrow, and the men tcho lend. To these two original diversities may bo reduced all those impertinent classifications of Gothic...men, black men, red men. All the dwellers upon earth, "Parisians, and Medes, and Elamites," flock hither, and do naturally fall in with one or other of these...
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Punch, Volumes 100-109

Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Sir Owen Seaman - Caricatures and cartoons - 1895
...say, " No, thank 'ее." On- BLAS-Ê.— CHARLES LAMB declared the human species to be dividid into two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men who lend, if which he considered the former to be infinitely superior to the latter, and consequently designated...
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Methods of Social Reform: Essays Critical and Constructive

Thomas Mackay - Great Britain - 1896 - 363 pages
...for the point it illustrates is strictly relevant to our subject. " The human species," he says, " according to the best theory I can form of it, is...races — the men who borrow, and the men who lend. The borrowers are the great race. The lender is born degraded, 'he shall serve his brethren.1 There...
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Macmillan's course of French composition. 2nd course. [With] Teacher's and ...

George Eugène Fasnacht - 1897
...the sides of it. ADDISON. 29. siilcs, here cotcaux ; flaucs, or versants. 65. The Two Races of Men. The human species, according to the best theory I...and Celtic tribes, white men, black men, red men. 5 All the dwellers upon earth, 'Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites,' flock hither, and do naturally...
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