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" Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions will become mutinous and headstrong. Desire, not reason, will be the ruling principle of our conduct. "
English Grammar, with an Improved Syntax - Page 148
by J. M. Putnam - 1831 - 162 pages
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The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 5

1815
...expressed first, and the agent or subject itself is put to bring up the latter clause. For instance, " Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions will become mutinous and headstrong." "Practised in the ways of men, they are apt to be suspicious of design and fraud," &c. " Injured or...
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English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: Consisting of ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1817 - 192 pages
...the power of self-government, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...contending about the trifles of a day, while we ought tu be preparing for a higher existence. How little do they know of the true happiness of life, who...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819
...the power of self-government, we snail he the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...a day, while we ought to be preparing for a higher eiistence. How little do they know of the true happiness of life, who are strangers to that intercourse...
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Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819 - 108 pages
...appearance is the fatal omen of growing depravity, and future shame. inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...contending about the trifles of a day, while we ought te be preparing for a higher existence. flow little do they know of the true happiness of life, who...
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Sermons

Hugh Blair - 1820
...If we possess not this power, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...reason, will be the ruling principle of our conduct. As, therefore, you would keep your passions within due bounds, you must betimes accustom them to know...
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Sermons ...: With a Short Account of the Life and Character of the ..., Volume 2

Hugh Blair - Sermons - 1820
...If we possess not this power, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...reason, will be the ruling principle of our conduct, As, therefore, you will keep your passions within due bounds,you must betimes accustom them to know...
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Sermons, Volume 2

Hugh Blair - 1820
...course, like troops of pilgrims on their journey. Absurdly we spend our time incontendingabout thetrifles of a day, while we ought to be preparing for a higher existence. Eternity is just at hand to close this introductory scene. It is fast rolling towards us, like the...
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Sermons, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - Presbyterian Church - 1822
...If we possess not this power, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...Desire, not reason , will be the ruling principle of our conductAs, therefore, you would keep your passions within due bounds, you must betimes accustom them...
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Sermons, Volume 2

Hugh Blair - Presbyterian Church - 1822
...shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indnlgence, all our passions will become mutinous and headstrong....reason , will be the ruling principle of our conduct As. therefore, you would keep your passions within due bounds, you must betimes accustom them to know...
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Murray's English Grammar Simplified: Designed to Facilitate the Study of the ...

Allen Fisk - English language - 1822 - 176 pages
...sell-government, we shall he the prey of every loose inclination, that chances to arise. Pampereil 1 1 y continual indulgence, all our passions will become...headstrong. Desire, not reason, will be the ruling principle oe our conduct. Absurdly w spend our time in contending ahout the trifles of a day, while we ought...
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