Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" Here this extraordinary man, then Chancellor of the Exchequer, found himself in great straits. To please universally was the object of his life; but to tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is not given to men. "
Parliamentary speeches from 1761 to 1802 - Página 288
editado por - 1810
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Manuel, Markets and Money: Essays in Appraisal

Raymond Parsons - 2004 - 230 páginas
...of 1975 as amended, and the provincial Exchequer Acts. FPETTY OOOOQQ O TACKLING TAX Pierre du Toit To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is not given to men. Edmund Burke Whoever hopes a faultless tax to see Hopes what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be....
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - 1067 páginas
...Thoughts on the Cause of the Present Discontents (1770) 3 Here this extraordinary man [Charles Townsend], ith than Norman blood. "Lady Clara Vere de Vere" 1....to thoughts of love. "Locksley Hall" 1. 20 (1842) Speech on American Taxation, 19 Apr. 1774 4 He was bred to the law, which is, in my opinion, one of...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Trusting Leviathan: The Politics of Taxation in Britain, 1799-1914

Martin Daunton - 2007 - 456 páginas
...Finance, ed. D. Moggridge (London, 1978), p. 302 'To tax and to please', Edmund Burke remarked in 1774, 'no more than to love and to be wise, is not given to men." Pleasure in the payment of taxes is scarcely possible, yet collection could entail less animosity and...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 600 páginas
...in a sort of humiliated state, until something of the kind should be done. Here this extraordinary man, then Chancellor of the Exchequer, found himself...he attempted it. To render the tax palatable to the partisans of American revenue, he made a preamble stating the necessity of such a revenue. To close...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Edmund Burke Speeches on American Taxation and Conciliation with America

...until something of the kind should be done. Here this extraordinary man, then Chancellor of the 25 Exchequer, found himself in great straits. To please...palatable to the partizans of American revenue, he made 30 a preamble stating the necessity of such a revenue. To close with the American distinction, this...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: On Conciliation with America ...

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 600 páginas
...in a sort of humiliated state, until something of the kind should be done. Here this extraordinary man, then Chancellor of the Exchequer, found himself...he attempted it. To render the tax palatable to the partisans of American revenue, he made a preamble stating the necessity of such a revenue. To close...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volumen44

1775
...tmiverfally was the objeft of his life ; but to tax and to pleafe, no more than to love and to be wife, is not given to men. However he attempted it. To render...partizans of American revenue, he made a preamble, ftating the neceffity of fuch a revenue. To clofe with the American diftinftion, this revenue was an...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

gray's english poems

...the violent ebullition of his mixed virtues and failings'; 'his ardent passion for fame'; and adds, 'to please universally was the object of his life,' but ' to tax and please is not given to men, though he attempted it.' The sketch which Smollett gives of Charles Townshend,...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Colonial Service

Anton Bertram - 1930 - 291 páginas
...purpose the first step must be the imposition of a tax. But, as Burke observed, to tax and to please, any more than to love and to be wise, is not given to man. Some months ago there appeared a paragraph in The Times announcing that at a certain place in...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Colonial Service 1714-1989

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Oldwick, N.J.) - 1989 - 12 páginas
...purpose the first step must be the imposition of a tax. But, as Burke observed, to tax and to please, any more than to love and to be wise, is not given to man. Some months ago there appeared a paragraph in The Times announcing that at a certain place in...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF