If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter. He has a heart capable of mirth, and naturally disposed to it. It is not the business of virtue to extirpate the affections of the mind, but to... Select British Classics - 99. oldal1803Teljes nézet
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Scottish school-book assoc - 1860
...saw him. I saw him onlg. I only discharged my duty to the public. He avoids giving offence properly. It is not the business of virtue to extirpate the affections of the mind, but to regulate them. By greatness I do not only mean the bulk of any single object, but the largeness of a whole view. It...