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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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Wise sayings of the great and good

Wise sayings - 1864 - 339 pages
...is on the rack ; the rack of rest, To souls most adverse ; action all their joy. CARE. Man's first A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...which 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 is...
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Grammatical analysis

Walter Scott Dalgleish - 1865
...— Shakespeare. 2. And much he wished, yet feared, to try The long-forgotten melody. — Scott. 3. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...heart ; his next, to escape the censures of the world. — Spectator. 4. I come to bury Csesar, not to praise him. — Shakespeare. 5. Fire from his eyes,...
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Key to ... Grammatical analysis

Walter Scott Dalgleish - 1865
...he wished (to try the long.forgotten melody), yet (he\ feared to try The long.forgotten melody. 3. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart; his next (care) (should be} to escape the censures of the world. 4. I come to bury Ńřçŕă, (I come) not...
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Life and Times of Andrew Johnson: Seventeenth President of the United States ...

Kenneth Rayner - 1866 - 363 pages
...SEVENTEENTH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. WRITTEN FROM A NATIONAL STAND-POINT. BY A NATIONAL MAN. 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 should be entirely disregarded; but otherwise, there cannot be...
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Grammatical analysis

Walter Scott Dalgleish - 1866
...act.—Shakespeare. 2. And much he wished, yet feared, to try The long-forgotten melody.—Scott. 3. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...own heart; his next, to escape the censures of the world.—Spectator. 4. I come to bury Csesar, not to praise him.—Shakespeare. 5. Fire from his eyes,...
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The School Reader: Fifth Book : Designed as a Sequel to Sanders' Fourth ...

Charles Walton Sanders - 1866 - 456 pages
...deceitful Ibid. 7. Set honor in one eye, and death in tho other-. And I will look on both indifferently. 8. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart; his next, to escape the censure of the world. 9. Rdigion raises, men above themselves; irreligion sinks them beneath the brutes....
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Key to ... Grammatical analysis

Walter Scott Dalgleish - 1866
...he wished (to try the long-forgotten melody), yet (he) feared to try The long-forgotten melody. 3. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart ; hie next (care) (should be) to escape the censures of the world. ..... 4. I come to bury Cœsar,...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...with it, but are impatient of being bantered or misled by others. LOCKE. Conduct of the Understanding. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...it gives itself, seconded by the applauses of the public. Spectator, No. 122. RELIGIOIf. Is not our mistress, fair Religion, As worthy of all our hearts'...
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Bible illustrations: consisting of apophthegms [ &c.], grouped ..., Volume 6

James Lee (M.A.) - 1867
...approved, but whom the Lord commendeth. V. 18. A man's first care should be kuow him. — Addison. to avoid the reproaches of his own heart ; his next,...which 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 Country Gentleman's Magazine

Simpkin Marshall & Co - 1869
...glaring practice of this kind should be rectified, and that too with despatch. Addison says truly, that " A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...heart; his next to escape the censures of the world." Some seedsmen, undoubtedly, have little to prick their conscience, because they have all along acted...
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