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" A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. "
Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ... - Página 35
por Edmund Burke - 1814 - 246 páginas
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A class-book of English prose, with biogr. notices, explanatory notes and ...

Robert Demaus - 1859
...it. A spirit of innovation is geneENGLISH REVERENCE FOR ANTIQUITY. 357 rally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity who never look back to their ancestors. Besides, the people of England well know that the idea of inheritance furnishes...
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The Prose and Prose Writers of Britain from Chaucer to Ruskin: With ...

Robert Demaus - 1860 - 552 páginas
...it. A spirit of innovation is geneENGLISH REVERENCE FOR ANTIQUITY. 357 rally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity who never look back to their ancestors. Besides, the people of England well know that the idea of inheritance furnishes...
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Sermons preached in the chapel of Harrow school

Henry Montagu Butler - 1861
...generations that come after. These two feelings are most closely connected. It has been finely said that " people will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors1." On Founder's Day, if ever, we are instinctively led to do both. We marvel at God's goodness...
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Many thoughts of many minds. Compiled by H. Southgate

Henry Southgate - 1862
...of. A spirit of innovation U generally the result 'jf * selfish temper and confined views. People nil p liall. KECREATION-Neeessity for. It being impossible for the mind of ma burke. DíQDTHY— Free. Free inquiry, if restrained within due bounds, aid applied to proper subjects,...
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke, Volumen3

Edmund Burke - 1865
...wisdom without reflection, and above it. A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward...well know that the idea of inheritance furnishes a suro principle of conservation, and a sure principle of transmission, without at all excluding a principle...
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke, Volumen3

Edmund Burke - 1865
...wisdom without reflection, and above it. A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward...the people of) England well know that the idea of nishcs a sure principle of conservation, principle of transmission, without at all excluding a \ principle...
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Sermons Preached on Different Occasions During the Last Twenty Years

Edward Meyrick Goulburn - 1866 - 414 páginas
...blessings of our "civil government," its mingled freedom and antiquity is made the subject of remark. " The people of England well know that the idea of inheritance...acquisition free: but it secures what it acquires," &c. &c. — (Reflections on the Revolution in France.) we find, as in our civil government, a great...
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Sermons Preached on Different Occasions During the Last Twenty Years

Edward Meyrick Goulburn - 1866 - 414 páginas
...blessings of our "civil government," its mingled freedom and antiquity is made the subject of remark. " The people of England well know that the idea of inheritance...acquisition free: but it secures what it acquires," &c. &c. — (Reflections on the Revolution in France.) we find, as in our civil government, a great...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 páginas
...yet be held for a suspect. BACON. Essays. A SPIRIT of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward...posterity who never look backward to their ancestors. BURKE. CUSTOM. CUSTOM is the plague of wise men, and the idol of fools. IF it were seriously asked...
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English Grammar: The English Language in Its Elements and Forms, with a ...

William Chauncey Fowler - 1873 - 796 páginas
...is the school of genius. — GIBBON. 2. A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward...posterity who never look backward to their ancestors. — BUKKE. 3. High on a throne of royal state, wliieh far Outshone the wealth of Ormus or of Ind, Or...
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