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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 14
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1903
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Characters of Eminent Men in the Reigns of Charles I and II: Including the ...

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - 1793 - 201 pages
...seemed to be, which shortly after appeared to every body, when he cared less to keep on the mask. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out,...the most laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle or sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts ; so that he...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 54

1831
...talents for business were as remarkable as his talents for debate. ' He « was,' says Clarendon, ' of an industry and vigilance not to be * tired out...the most laborious, and of parts not to ' be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp.' Yet it was rather to his moral than to his intellectual qualities...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the ..., Volume 3

George Burnett - 1807
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power pver other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out,...the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy...
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Specimens of English prose-writers, from the earliest times to the ..., Volume 3

George Burnett - 1807
...governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other men's. He wag »f an industry and vigilance not to be tired out, or...the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - 1807
...affections, and had thereby a great power over other m He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tir out, or wearied by the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts: so that he was an enemy...
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Die Werke des Wassers betrachtet auf einer Nordlandfahrt: Vortrag gehalten ...

Max Wilhelm Meyer - 1809 - 61 pages
...supreme governor over all his passions, and affections, and had thereby a great power over other mens. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out,...the most laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle, or sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts ; so that he...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1814
...governor over all his passions and affections ; and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out...the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts : so that he...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins - 1812
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other mens. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out,...the most laborious; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle or sharp; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts, so that he was...
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of ..., Volume 4

William Harris - 1814
...supream governour over all his passions and affections, and had thereby a great power over other mens. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out,...the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon, by the most subtle, or sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts ; so that he...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

1814
...supreme governor over all his passions and affections; and had thereby a great power over other men's. He was of an industry and vigilance not to be tired out...the most laborious ; and of parts not to be imposed upon by the most subtle and sharp ; and of a personal courage equal to his best parts : so that he...
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