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" When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous occasions, when great interests are at stake, and strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force,... "
Remarks on the Life and Writings of Daniel Webster of Massachusetts - Page 28
by George Ticknor - 1831 - 48 pages
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Scribners Monthly, Volume 15

1878
...against a bastion ; they serve to stir the humors, but carry off none of the acrimony." They will not do on momentous occasions, when great interests are at stake and strong passions are excited. Then something more — something stronger is needed. I have intimated that general terms...
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Hand-book of Punctuation: With Instructions for Capitalization, Letter ...

William Johnson Cocker - 1878 - 127 pages
...— Hamilton. REMARK. Commas may be u=ed instead of semicolons, when the clauses are short : as. " When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous...strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech far'her thin it is ronnected with high intellectual and moral endowments." — Webster. When the members...
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Grammar Containing the Etymology and Syntax of the English Language: For ...

William Swinton - 1878 - 113 pages
...Jersey, during the years 1776 and 1777. 3. When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous oecasions, when great interests are at stake and strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech, etc. VII. An adjective phrase is generally set off by a comma ; or, if parenthetical, by two commas...
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The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster: With an Essay on Daniel ...

Daniel Webster, Edwin Percy Whipple - 1879 - 707 pages
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. el" Daniel Webster( HWhen public bodies are to be addressed*" on momentous occasions, when great interests are at stake,...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 pages
...Resolution of Mr. Font, of Connecticut, relative to the Public Lands, Washington, 1830, 8co. ELOQUENCE. When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous...strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech further than it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, nnd earnestness...
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A Grammar Containing the Etymology and Syntax of the English Language: For ...

William Swinton - 1879 - 256 pages
...Nothing is valuable in speech farther than it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments when public bodies are to be addressed on momentous occasions, when great interests are at staku, and strong passions excited. 2. We came to our journey's end, at last, with no small difficulty,...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 pages
...Resolution of Mr. Fool, of Connecticut, relatice to the Public Lands, Washin9ton, 1S3O, Sco. ELOQUENCE. When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous occasions, when great interests arc at stake, and strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech further than it is connected...
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Bancroft's Fifth Reader

John Swett, Charles H. Allen, Josiah Royce - 1883 - 352 pages
...declamatory. Finally, assign it to the boys of tlic class to be committed to memory for declamation. 1. When public bodies \ are to be addressed | on momentous...passions \ excited, nothing \ is valuable, in speech, further than it is connected | with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness...
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Swinton's Reader and Speaker, Volume 5

William Swinton - 1883
...placid as before. . saved. (See Acts 2 recreancy, unfaithfulness, disobedience. 87. — True Eloquence. When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous...strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech further than it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness...
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Grammar and Analysis Made Easy and Attractive by Diagrams

Frank Van Buren Irish - 1883 - 118 pages
...touched, and under which vice itself lost half its evil hy losing its grossness, is gone. — Burke. 32. When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous...strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech further than it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. — Webster. NOTE. — In...
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