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" Of a feeble temper more than of a frugal judgment ; exposed to our ridicule from his vanity, but exempt from our hatred by his freedom from pride and arrogance. And, upon the whole, it may be pronounced of his character, that all his qualities were sullied... "
THE MONTHLY REVIEW OR LITERARY JOURNAL VOL. XII\ - Page 227
by SERVERAL HANDS - 1755
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 6

David Hume - 1776 - 496 pages
...more than of a frail judgment : ment : Expofed to our ridicule from his vanity ; but ex- CHAP, empt from our hatred by his freedom from pride and arrogance....all his qualities were fullied with weaknefs, and embellifhed by humanity. Political courage he certainly was devoid of ; and thence chiefly is derived...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 8

David Hume - 1789 - 396 pages
...kingdoms. Aukward in his perfon, and ungainly in his manners, he was ill qualified to command refpecl ; partial and undifcerning in his affections , he was...arrogance. And upon the whole , it may be pronounced of his charader, that all his qualities were fullied with \veaknefs and embellifhed by humanity. Of political...
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The Prose epitome; or, Extracts, elegant, instructive, and entertaining ...

1792 - 494 pages
...was little fitted to acquire general love. Of a feeble temper more than a frusr?.! judgment ; expoled to our ridicule from his vanity, but exempt from our...freedom from pride and arrogance. And upon the whole it m:iv be pronounced of liis character, that all his qualities \u-re iul'icd with wcakncb, and cmbcllilhed...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 522 pages
...his afledions, he was little fitted to acquire general love. Of a feeble temper more than of a frugal judgment ; expofed to our ridicule from his vanity,...all his qualities were fullied with weaknefs. and cmbellimed by humanity. Political courage he was certainly devoid of; and from thence chiefly is derived...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose, Selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1797 - 516 pages
...little fitted to acquire general love. Of a feeble temper more than of a frugal judgment ; cxpoied to our ridicule from his vanity, but exempt from our...whole it may be pronounced of his character, that aü hu qualities were fullied with weaknefs, and embellifhcd by humanity. Political courage he was...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1799 - 408 pages
...affections, he was little .fitted to acquire general love. Of a feeble temper, more than of a frugal judgment; expofed to our ridicule from his vanity,...all his qualities were fullied with weaknefs, and «mbelliflied by humanity. Political courage he was certainly devoid of; and from thence chiefly is...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1805 - 288 pages
...love. Of a feeble temper, more than of a frugal judgment ; expofed to our ridicule from his vanity, hut exempt from our hatred by his freedom from pride and...pronounced of his character, that all his qualities were i'ullicd with vveaknefs, and embellifned by humanity. Political courage he was. certainly devoid of...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1810 - 262 pages
...little fitted to acquire general love. Of a feeble temper more than of a frugal judgment ; exposed to our ridicule from his vanity, but exempt from our...pronounced of his character, that all his qualities were sullied with weakness, and embellished by humanity. Political courage he was certainly devoid of; and...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cæsar, to the ..., Volume 5

David Hume - 1810 - 504 pages
...more than of a frail judgment: Exposed "- to our ridicule from his vanity; but exempt from our i 625 hatred by his freedom from pride and arrogance. And...pronounced of his character, that all his qualities were sullied with weakness and embellished by humanity. Of political courage he certainly was destitute;...
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The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1811 - 286 pages
...affections, he was little fitted to acquire general love. «Of a feeble temper, more than of a frugal judgment •, expofed to our ridicule from his vanity,...all his qualities were fullied with weaknefs, and embellifhed by humanity. Political courage he was certainly devoid of ; and from thence chiefly is...
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