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" On the scheme of this barbarous philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance, laws are to be supported only by their own terrors, and by... "
The Works of Edmund Burke - Page 99
by Edmund Burke - 1839
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 364 pages
...is as void of folid wifdom, as it is deftitute of all tafte and elegance, laws are to be fupported only by their own terrors, and by the concern, which...individual may find in them, from his own private fpeculations, or can fpare to them from his own private interefts. In the groves of their academy,...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...deftitute of all tafte and elegance, laws are to be fupported only by their own terrors, and by'the concern, which each individual may find in them, from his own private fpeculations, or can fpare to them from his own private interefts. In the groves of their academy,...
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...is as void of folid wifdom, as it is deftitute of all tafte and elegance, laws are to be fupporred only by their own terrors, and by the concern, which...individual may find in them, from his own private fpeculations, or canfpare fpare to them from liis own private interefts. In the groves of their academy,...
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with characters, from ...

Edmund Burke - 1804
...philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance,...can spare to them from his own private interests. Inthe groves of <Aei>academy, at the end of every visto, you see nothing but the gallows. Nothing is...
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance,...supported only by their own terrors, and by the concern, \vhich each individual may find in them, from his own private speculations, or can spare to them from...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...as it is destitute of all taste and elegance, laws are to be supported only by their own terrours, and by the concern, which each individual may find...private speculations, or can spare to them from his own privata interests. In the groves of their academy, at the end of every visto, you see nothing but the...
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1811
...philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance, laws are to be su»ported only by their own terrors, and by the concern, which each individual may find in them, from...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1814 - 246 pages
...philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance,...In the groves of their academy, at the end of every visto, you see nothing but the gallows. Nothing is left which engages the affections on the part of...
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Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical, Volume 1

Edmond Burke - English literature - 1815
...philosophy, which is the offspring of cold hearts and muddy understandings, and which is as void of solid wisdom, as it is destitute of all taste and elegance,...can spare to them from his own private interests. InthegrovesofMei>academy,atthe end of every visto, you see nothing but the gallows. Nothing is left...
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History of the French revolution, and of the wars resulting from that ...

John James M'Gregor - 1816
...guillotine arose before the disturbed imagination. I thought of that passage in Mr. Burke's book; ' In the groves of their academy, at the end of every vista I see the gallows !' Ah liberty! best friend of mankind, why have sanguinary monsters profaned thy...
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