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" A MAN'S first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart ; his next, to escape the censures of the world. If the last interferes with the former, it ought to be entirely neglected ; but otherwise there cannot be a greater satisfaction to... "
Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ... - Page 202
1804
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...contains many touches of his delicate humour, as well as a quaint view of bygone manners : — s " A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...be entirely neglected ; but otherwise there cannot he a greater satisfaction to an honest mind than to see those approbations which it gives itself seconded...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - 1847 - 322 pages
...speaking ; and the less necessary are, by this means, sunk into a comparative obscurity. EXAMPLES. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...own heart' ; his next, to escape the censures of the world1. It will be difficult for her to retain the decorous and dignified semblance of love for him',...
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Sir Roger de Coverley, by the Spectator, the notes by W.H. Wills

Joseph Addison - 1850 - 227 pages
...XV. SIR ROGER ON THE BENCH. Comes jucundus in 'via pro 'vehlculo eft. PUBL. MAN'S firft Care fhould be to avoid the Reproaches of his own Heart ; his next, to efcape the Cenfures of the World : If the laft interferes with the former, it ought to be intirely...
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Sir Roger de Coverley

Joseph Addison - 1852 - 233 pages
...jucundus in ma pro vehiculo est. PUBL. A MAN'S first Care should be to avoid the Re i -*• proaches of his own Heart; his next, to escape the Censures...Satisfaction to an honest Mind, than to see those Appropriations which it gives itself, seconded by the Applauses of the Publick : A Man is more sure...
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Sir Roger de Coverley

Joseph Addison - 1852 - 233 pages
...jucundus in via pro vehiculo est. FUEL. A MAN'S first Care should be to avoid the Re•*"*• proaches of his own Heart ; his next, to escape the Censures...Satisfaction to an honest Mind, than to see those Appropriations which it gives itself, seconded by the Applauses of the Publick : A Man is more sure...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...five hundred a year who do not believe it. AN AGREEABLE COMPANION UPON THE ROAD IS AS GOOD AS A COACH. A MAN'S first care should be to avoid the reproaches...next, to escape the censures of the world. If the latter interferes with the former, it ought to be entirely neglected; but, otherwise, there cannot...
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A Sequel to The Gradual Reader

David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - 1852 - 240 pages
...severest dispensations, strictly observe his laws, and rejoice to fulfil his gracious purposes. 3. A man's first care should be, to avoid the reproaches...heart ; his next, to escape the censures of the world. 4. Exercise and temperance strengthen the constitution, and sweeten the enjoyments of life. 5. Industry...
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The Spectator: With a Biographical and Critical Preface, and Explanatory ...

1853
...in via pro vehiculo est. PUB. SYR. FRAO. An agreeable companion upon the road is as good as a coach. A MAN'S first care should be to avoid the reproaches...it gives itself, seconded by the applauses of the public. A man is more sure of his conduct, when the verdict which he passes upon his own behaviour...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with a biogr. and critical preface ...

Spectator The - 1853
...in TO pro vehiculo est. PUB. SYR. rs_io. An agreeable companion upon the road is as good as a coach. A MAN'S first care should be to avoid the reproaches...it gives itself, seconded by the applauses of the public. A man is more sure of his conduct, when the verdict which he passes upon his own behaviour...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 pages
...we go far before it in approving ourselves. — Colton. SELF-APPROBATION, WITH THAT OF OTHERS. — A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...it gives itself, seconded by the applauses of the public. A man is more sure of his conduct, when the verdict which he passes upon his own behavior is...
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