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" No object is more pleasing to the eye, than the sight of a man whom you have obliged ; nor any music so agreeable to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you for his benefactor. "
The castle of Santa Fe, by [the] author of Jealousy; or, The dreadful ... - Page 18
by Cleeve - 1805
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An index to makind: or Maxims selected from the wits of all nations

Index - 1754
...There is no Excefs in the World fo commendable as an Excefs of Gratitude. No Object is more pleafing to the Eye, than the Sight of a Man whom you have obliged; nor any Mufick fo agreeable to the Ear, as the Voice of one that owns you for his Benefactor. There is nothing...
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The beauties of history; or, Pictures of virtue and vice, drawn from real life

L M. Stretch - 1801
...the noblest dispositions think themselves happiest when others share with them in their happiness. No object is more pleasing to the eye than the sight of a man whom you have obliged 5 nor any music *o agreeable to the ear as the 36 BENEFICENCE. voice of one that owns you for his benefactor....
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - 1785 - 405 pages
...objeft is more pleafing to the eye, than the fight of a. man whom you have obliged ; nor any rnuiic fo agreeable to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you for his benefeftor, THE coin that is moft current among mankind is flattery; the only benefit of which...
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The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - 1792 - 463 pages
...there any ohjefl fo pleating to the eye, as the fight of a man whom you have obliged? or any mufick fo agreeable to the ear, as the voice of ' one that owns you for his benefactor?' He has alfo a deep fenfe of religion; which is fo far from calling a gloom orer his...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical Fragments ...

Mr. Addison - 1797 - 271 pages
...objefcl is more pleafing to the eye, than the fight of a man whom you have obliged; nor any mufic fo agreeable to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you for his benefactor. THE MASTER AND SLAVE* AN EASTERN APOLOGUE. AMIDST the intoxication of his anger, Ufbek...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose

Vicesimus Knox - 1797
...objeil is more pleafing to the eye, than the fight of a man whom you have obliged ; nor any mufic fo agreeable to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you for his benefaftor. The coin that is moil current among mankind is flattery; the only benefit of which...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 5

Joseph Addison - 1797
...objeft is more pleafing to the eye, than the fight of a man whom you have obliged ; nor any mufic fo agreeable to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you tor his benefaftor. THE MASTER AND SLAVE: / AN EASTERN APOLOGUE. AMIDST the intoxication of his anger,...
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - 1801
...give a man occasion to blush at his own ignorance in one thing , who perhaps may excel us in many. No object is more pleasing to the eye, than the sight of a man whom you hava obliged ; nor any music so agreeable to the ear , as the yoice of one that owns you for his benefactor....
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An American Selection of Lessons in Reading and Speaking ...: To which are ...

Noah Webster - 1802 - 262 pages
...pleating to the eye, than the fight of a roan wl-,om you have obliged ; nor any mufic fo agreeakle to the ear, as the voice of one that owns you for his benefactor." The coin that is. melt current among mankind, is flatteĞry : the oiily benefit of...
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The speaker, or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1804
...thing, who perhaps may excel us in many. No object is more pleasing to the eye , than the sight ef a man whom you have obliged ; nor any music so agreeable to the ear , as the voice of one who owns you for his benefactor. The coin that is the most current among mankind is flattery ; the...
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