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" Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it It must exist in the man, in the subject, and in the occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after... "
Remarks on the Life and Writings of Daniel Webster of Massachusetts - Page 28
by George Ticknor - 1831 - 48 pages
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A Selection of Eulogies: Pronounced in the Several States, in Honor of Those ...

1826 - 426 pages
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...fountain from the earth, or the bursting forth of vokanic fir^s, with spontaneous, original, native force. The graces taugiit in the schools, the costly...
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Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, Volume 8

John Sanderson - 1827
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, but they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...spontaneous, original, native force. The graces taught in schools the costly ornaments, and studied contrivances of speech, shock and disgust men, when their...
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 9

Robert Walsh - 1831
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it — they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...bursting forth of volcanic fires, with spontaneous, origiginal, native force. The graces taught in the schools, the costly ornaments, and studied contrivances...
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The American Quarterly Review, Issues 1-2

Robert Walsh - 1827
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, they cannot reach it It comes, if it come at all, like...from the earth, or the bursting forth of volcanic lie;-, •with spontaneous, original, native force. The graces taught in the schools, the costly ornaments,...
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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1828 - 392 pages
...excited, nothing is valuable, in speech, farther than it is connected with high intellectual and 10 be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass...comes, if it come at all, like the outbreaking of 15 a fountain from the earth, or the bursting forth of volcanic fires, with spontaneous, original,...
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The Christian Spectator

1827
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...force. The graces taught in the schools, the costly ornaments,and studied contrivances of speech, shock and disgust men, when their own lives, and the...
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Sequel to The Analytical Reader: In which the Original Design is Extended ...

Samuel Putnam - 1828 - 300 pages
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it — they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...of a fountain from the earth, or the bursting forth -Dictated, commanded, composed, uttered forth. Oracles, something delivered by supernatural wisdom....
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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1828 - 392 pages
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it — they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like the outbreaking of 15 a fountain from the earth, or the bursting forth of volcanic fires, with spontaneous, original,...
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Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, Volume 1

John Sanderson, Robert Waln - 1828
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, but they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like the outhreaking of a fountain from the earth, or the bursting forth of volcanic fires, with spontaneous,...
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The National Reader: A Selection of Exercises in Reading and ..., Book 3

John Pierpont - 1829 - 276 pages
...occasion. Affected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it; they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like...ornaments and studied contrivances of speech, shock and dis* gust men, when their own lives, and the fate of their wives, i their children, and their country,...
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