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" Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than to suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach ; but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and habits which have been consecrated by the... "
A Statistical Account, Or, Parochial Survey of Ireland: Drawn Up from the ... - Page 602
1819
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The Cornhill Magazine

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1907
...the value of good descent to be in full sympathy with the declaration of the great historian, that ' our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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The Law and Practice of Heraldry in Scotland

George Seton - 1863 - 548 pages
...and Gibbon. Referring" to the sentiment of birth, the historian of the Roman Empire remarks, that " our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach ; but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1868 - 409 pages
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1868 - 409 pages
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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The Autobiography and Correspondence of Edward Gibbon, the Historian

Edward Gibbon - 1869 - 356 pages
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth, by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate,...suppress, the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach; but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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A Record of the Logan Family of Charleston, South Carolina

George William Logan - 1874 - 43 pages
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth, by associating ourselves to the Authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than to suppress the pride of our ancient and worthy race. ***** " The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin, John Bigelow - 1875 - 579 pages
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin, Written by Himself, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - 1875
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but Reason herself will respect the prejudices and...
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The Poetical Works of the Rev. Goronwy Owen (Goronwy Ddu O Fon ..., Volume 1

Goronwy Owen - 1876
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth, by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but reason herself will respect the prejudice and habits...
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The poetical works of ... Goronwy Owen, with his life and ..., Volume 1

Goronwy Owen - 1876
...the silent vacancy that precedes our birth, by associating ourselves to the authors of our existence. Our calmer judgment will rather tend to moderate than...suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race. The satirist may laugh, the philosopher may preach, but reason herself will respect the prejudice and habits...
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