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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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The Bunker Hill Monument, Adams and Jefferson: Two Orations, Volume 139

Daniel Webster - 1893 - 87 pages
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general character,...excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness are...
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Iliff's Select Readings for Public and Private Entertainment: Containing ...

John W. Iliff - 1893 - 519 pages
...audible to thee again at all, forever. What kind of success is that? THOMAS CARLYLE. 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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Daniel Webster's First Bunker Hill Oration: Together with Other Addresses ...

Daniel Webster - 1895 - 137 pages
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. 38. The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general character,...excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness are...
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A Handbook of English Composition

James Morgan Hart - 1895 - 360 pages
...eloquence have been given ( 50). The following is Webster's well-known indirect exposition of it : When public bodies are to be addressed on momentous...excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness are...
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Public Speaking and Reading: A Treatise on Delivery According to the ...

Edward Napoleon Kirby - 1895 - 211 pages
...the gloom of our commercial disaster threatens to become the pall of our morals. ELOQUENCE. WiKs-m. 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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Regents Examination Papers

University of the State of New York. Examination dept - 1895
...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...interests are at stake, and strong passions excited. b Language is a dead letter till the spirit within the poet himself breathes through it, gives it voice,...
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Daniel Webster's First Bunker Hill Oration: Together with Other Addresses ...

Daniel Webster - 1896 - 137 pages
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. 38. The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general character, and formed, indeed, apart of it. It was bold, manly, and energetic ; and such the crisis required. When public bodies are...
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Daniel Webster. Representative Speeches

Daniel Webster - 1898 - 183 pages
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general character,...excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness are...
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English: Composition and Literature

William Franklin Webster - 1900 - 275 pages
...illustrate the first sentences are strong and carry in themselves the truth of the topic-sentence. "The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general...excited, nothing is valuable in speech farther than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and earnestness are...
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A Library of Universal Literature: In 4 Parts, Comprising Science ..., Volume 7

1900
...discipline, as well as by natural talent and natural temperament, for the part which he was now to act. The eloquence of Mr. Adams resembled his general character,...strong passions excited, nothing is valuable in speech further than as it is connected with high intellectual and moral endowments. Clearness, force, and...
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