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" I CANNOT, my lords, I WILL NOT join in congratulation on misfortune and disgrace. This, my lords, is a perilous and tremendous moment : it is not a time for adulation : the smoothness of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now... "
The World's Orators, Comprising the Great Orations of the World's History ... - Page 125
by Guy Carleton Lee - 1900
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...join in congratulation on misfortune and disgrace. This, my lords, is a perilous and trt • ^ndous moment : it is not a time for adulation ; the smoothness of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now necessary to instruct the throne in the language...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitations: Founded on the Enquiry in the ...

John Barber - Elocution - 1828 - 300 pages
...AMERICAN WAR. CHATHAM. I cannot, my Lords, I will not join in congratulation on misfortune and disgrace. This, my Lords, is a perilous and tremendous moment:...for adulation : the smoothness of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now time to instruct the throne in the language of Truth....
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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1828 - 404 pages
...put into their hands." — Lord Chatham rose, and said : 15 tion on misfortune and disgrace. This, is a perilous and tremendous moment — it is not...for adulation — the smoothness of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now necessary to instruct the throne in the language...
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Exercises in reading and recitation

Jonathan Barber - 1828 - 251 pages
...and endeavours to sanctify tlic monstrous measures which have heaped disgrace and misfortune upon us. This, my lords, is a perilous and tremendous moment! It is not a time for adulation. Tne smoothness of flattery cannot now avail; cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is...
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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1830 - 344 pages
...sometimes require that others should be slurred to place them in a strong light, by contrast. EXAMPLE. The smoothness of flattery cannot NOW avail— cannot SAVE us in this rugged and awful crisis. "When the wicked man turneth AWAY from the wickedness which he hath committed, and doeth that which...
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The English Instructor: Being a Collection of Pieces in Prose, Selected from ...

Readers - 1830 - 263 pages
...AFFAlRS (1777). I cannot, my Lords, I will not, join in congratulation' on misfortune and disgrace. This, my Lords, is a perilous and tremendous moment : it is not a lime for adulation : the suuiollmess of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awiiil crisis. It...
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An Essay on Junius and His Letters: Embracing a Sketch of the Life and ...

Benjamin Waterhouse - 1831 - 449 pages
...November, 1777, when a flattering address to the King was under debate, Lord Chatham said, " My Lords, this is a perilous and tremendous moment! It is not a time for adulation. The smoothness of flattery cannot \iovv avail, cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now necessary to instruct the Throne...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...THE INDIANS IN IT. I CANNOT, my Lords, I will not, join in congratulation on misfortune and disgrace. This, my Lords, is a perilous and tremendous moment....for adulation : the smoothness of flattery cannot save us in this rugged and awful crisis. It is now necessary to instruct the throne in the language...
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Mirabeau's Letters During His Residence in England: With Anecdotes ..., Volume 1

Honoré-Gabriel de Riquetti comte de Mirabeau - England - 1832
...misfortune upon us — that have brought ruin to our doors. This, my Lords, is a perilous and tremulous moment ! It is not a time for adulation, the smoothness...flattery cannot now avail — cannot save us in this awful and rugged crisis ; — it is now necessary to instruct the throne in the language of truth —...
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Mirabeau's Letters During His Residence in England: With Anecdotes ..., Volume 1

Honoré-Gabriel de Riqueti comte de Mirabeau - England - 1832
...misfortune upon us — that have brought ruin to our doors. This, my Lords, is a perilous and tremulous moment ! It is not a time for adulation, the smoothness...flattery cannot now avail — cannot save us in this awful and rugged crisis ; — it is now necessary to instruct the throne in the language of truth —...
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