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" To avoid therefore the evils of inconstancy and versatility, ten thousand times worse than those of obstinacy and the blindest prejudice, we have consecrated the state, that no man should approach to look into its defects or corruptions but with due caution... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 36
1834
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1860
...disconnected into the dust and powder of individuality, and at length dispersed to all the winds of heaven. To avoid therefore the evils of inconstancy and versatility, ten thousand times worse than thoso of obstinacy and the blindest prejudice, we have consecrated the state, that no man should approach...
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The Monthly Religious Magazine, Volumes 29-30

1863
...will never fade. 8. GOLDEN SENTENCES FROM BURKE. REBELLION. — To avoid the evils of inconstancy aud versatility, ten thousand times worse than those of...that no man should approach to look into its defects and corruptions but with due caution ; that he should never dream of beginning its reformation by its...
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Elements of Rhetoric: Comprising an Analysis of the Laws of Moral Evidence ...

Richard Whately - 1866 - 545 pages
...form of expression,) such as would not have been so readily taken in if placed at the beginning. " To avoid, therefore, the evils of inconstancy and...that no man should approach to look into its defects ot corruptions but with due caution ; that he should never dream of beginning its reformation by its...
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Elements of Rhetoric; Comprising an Analysis of the Laws of Moral Evidence ...

Richard Whately - 1874 - 351 pages
...form of expression,) such as would not have been so readily taken in if placed at the beginning. " To avoid, therefore, the evils of inconstancy and...blindest prejudice, we have consecrated the State, thai no man should approach to look into its defects or corruptions but with due caution ; that he...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - 1875 - 947 pages
...To avoid, therefore, the evils of inconstancy in*! versatility, ten thousand times worse than ibo< of obstinacy and the blindest prejudice, we have consecrated...approach to look into its defects or corruptions but with dne caution ; that he should nevet dream of beginning its reformation by its sub version ; that he...
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Elements of Rhetoric

Richard Whately - 1877 - 327 pages
...form of expression,) such as would not have been so readily taken in if placed at the beginning. " To avoid, therefore, the evils of inconstancy and...blindest prejudice, we have consecrated the State, thai no man should approach to look into its defects or corruptions but with due caution ; that he...
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Burke, Select Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1877 - 712 pages
...disconnected into the dust and powder of individuality, and at length dispersed to all the winds of heaven. To avoid therefore the evils of inconstancy and versatility,...ten thousand times worse than those of obstinacy and theblindest prejudice, we have consecrated the state ; that no man should approach to look into its...
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Burke, Select Works, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1881
...disconnected into the dust and powder of individuality, and at length dispersed to all the winds of heaven. /To avoid therefore the evils of inconstancy and versatility,...than those of obstinacy and the blindest prejudice./^ have consecrated the state ; that no man should approach to look into its defects or corruptions but...
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Plain Living and High Thinking; Or, Practical Self-culture: Moral, Mental ...

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1880 - 360 pages
...tautological ; the shades of meaning may be sufficiently distinct ; as in this sentence of Burke's : — " To avoid, therefore, the evils of inconstancy and...times worse than those of obstinacy and the blindest f'rejudice, we have consecrated the State, that no man should approach to look into its defects or...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France

Edmund Burke - 1890 - 484 pages
...disconnected? into the dust and powder of individuality, and at length disj persed to all the winds of heaven. To avoid therefore the evils of inconstancy and versatility,...thousand times worse than those of obstinacy and the j blindest prejudice, wejiaye consecrated the state ; that no man should" approach to look into its...
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