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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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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers from the Spectator

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Eustace Budgell - 1919 - 254 pages
...last interferes with the former, it ought to be entirely neglected ; but otherwise there cannot be 5 a greater satisfaction to an honest mind than to see...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 behavior is...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...Strike, but hear me. THEMISTOCLES — Rottin's Ancient History. Bk . VI. Ch. II. Sec. VIII. 24 HEART less the pleasure is as great Of being cheated as to cheat. BUTLER— ADDISON— Sir Roger on the Bench. 25 I have a heart with room for every joy. BAILEY — Festus. Sc....
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

Harry Morgan Ayres - 1924 - 898 pages
...via pro vehiculo est. Publ. Syr. Frag. An agreeable companion upon the road is as good as a coach. he yaf, That first he wroghte, and afterward he taughte...what shal yren do ? For if a preest be foul, on whom public. A man is more sure of conduct, when the verdict which he passes upon his own behaviour is thus...
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Words of Wisdom

William Safire, Leonard Safir - 1990 - 432 pages
...manners. And he that reverences this judge, will seldom do anything he need repent of. — Thomas Fuller A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...heart, his next to escape the censures of the world. — English proverb Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. — Albert Einstein...
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English-Telugu Dictionary

Charles Philip Brown - 2005 - 1392 pages
...foundation both of reputation and fortune; and the first step to greatness— is to be hon*est." " A man's first care — should be to avoid the reproaches of his own1 heart ; his next — to escape the censures of the world*." " We should esteem virtue — though...
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Anatomy of what We Value Most

William Gerber - 1997 - 225 pages
...World." Approval by the world, he explained, if it conflicts with approval by one's conscience, (36) "ought to be entirely neglected; but otherwise, there...which it gives itself seconded by the Applauses of the Publick." By contrast with Addison's commendation of approval as a criterion, a stanza by the nineteenth-century...
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常用英文諺語A-Z(25 K)

2005 - 316 pages
...plans often miscarry. A %- ^ fa ^ % ° j Man's best possession is a loving wife. ^A«1t-^W«-fiff* « j A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...heart, his next to escape the censures of the world. A man's greed is like a snake that wants to swallow an A man's heart elephant. AX JA man's heart is...
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常用英文諺語A-Z隨身書(50 K)

李瑋 (西洋文學) - 2005 - 316 pages
...worst is his wife. ^ Man's best plans ofien miscarry. . Man's best possession is a loving wife. JA man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches...heart, his next to escape the censures of the world. - A man's greed is like a snake that wants to swallow an elephant. AX.-^JUB**. -ffl j A man's heart...
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Soul Quest: A Spiritual Odyssey Through 40 Days & 40 Nights of Mountain Solitude

Paul Hawker - 2007 - 221 pages
...what was and wasn't to be? Who had put in place the criteria I was living by? I had a lot to learn. A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart. JOSEPH ADDISON FOUR Solitude It's amazing what a night's sleep can do. From being quite depressed the...
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