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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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Sermons, Volume 1

Hugh Blair, James Finlayson - Presbyterian Church - 1822
...inclination that chances to arise. Pampered .by continual indulgence, all our passions will become jnutinous and headstrong. Desire, not 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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English Exercises ...: With which the Corresponding Notes, Rules, and ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1828 - 252 pages
...the power of self-govern ment, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...while we ought to be preparing for a higher existence. good offices and kind affections, which, by a pleasing charm, attaches men to one another, and circulates...
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Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix, Containing ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1828 - 122 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...principle of our conduct. . Absurdly we spend our time hi contending about the trifles of a day, while we ought to be preparing for a higher existence. How...
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English Grammar: With an Improved Syntax. Part I. Comprehending at One View ...

John March Putnam - Textbooks - 1828 - 180 pages
...and tempestuous. If we possess not the power of self-government, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that chances to rise. Pampered by continual...reason, will be the ruling principle of our conduct. How little do they know of the true happiness of life, who are strangers to that intercourse of good...
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The Beauties of Blair: Consisting of Selections from His Works

Hugh Blair - Sermons, English - 1828 - 160 pages
...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. SENSIBILITY. Virtuous sensibility powerfully influences the proper discharge of all the relative and...
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Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix, Containing ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1829 - 122 pages
...uniformly cheerful. SF-CT. vin. clination that chances to arise. Pampered b)T continual indr-'gence, all our passions will become mutinous and headstrong....for a higher existence. How little do they know of t'e true happU ness of life, who are strangers to that intercourse of good offices and kind affections,...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the Language ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1829
...the power of self-government, we shall be the prey of every loose inclination that clumces to arise. Pampered by continual indulgence, all our passions...mutinous and headstrong. Desire, not reason, will be the rufing principle f our conduct. Absurdly we spend our time in contending about the trifles of a day,...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of ..., Volumes 1-2

Lindley Murray - English language - 1829
...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...become mutinous and headstrong. Desire, not reason, wiH be the ruling principle of our conduct. Absurdly we spend our time in contending about the trifles...
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English Grammar in Lectures: Designed to Render Its Principles Easily ...

Lorenzo F. Hamlin - English language - 1833 - 108 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...ought to be preparing for a higher existence. How litrfe do they know of the true happiness of life, who are strangers to that intercourse of good offices...
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English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar ...: Designed for the ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1833 - 196 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...ruling principle of our conduct. Absurdly we spend our lime in contending about the trifles of a day, while we ought to be preparing for a higher existence....
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