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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 Works of Edward Gibbon, Volume 13

Edward Gibbon - 1907
...prejudices and habits which have been consecrated by the experience of mankind. Our calmer judgement will rather tend to moderate than to suppress the pride of an ancient and worthy race : but in the estimate of honour we should learn to value the gifts of Nature above those of fortune;...
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The Round Towers of Ireland, Or, The Mysteries of Freemasonry, of Sabaism ...

Henry O'Brien - 1834 - 524 pages
...on the influence of some common principle in the minds of men. We seem to have lived in the persons of our forefathers ; 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...
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