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" Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have a right that these wants should be provided for by this wisdom. "
The Works of Edmund Burke - Page 81
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
...Society requires not only that the paffions of individuals fhould be fubjected, but that even in the mafs and body as well as in the individuals, the inclinations of men fhould frequently be thwarted, their will controlled, and their paffions brought into fubjection. This...
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A letter to ... Edmund Burke ... in reply to his Appeal from the new to the ...

George Rous - 1791 - 126 pages
...requires, not only that the paffions *• of individuals mould be fubje&ed, but " that, even in the mafs and body, as well ** as in the individuals, the inclinations of " men mould be frequently thwarted, *' their will controled, and their paffions " brought into fubjeflion....
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...Society requires not only that the pailions of individuals fhould be fubjscled, but that even in the mafs and body as well as in the individuals, the inclinations of men fhould frequently be thwarted, their will controlled, and their paflions brought into fubjeftion. This...
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A view of the causes and consequences of the present war with France ...

Baron Thomas Erskine Erskine - France - 1794 - 138 pages
...requires, not only that the paflions '• of individuals fhould be fubje&ed, but " that, even in the mafs and body, as well " as in the individuals, the inclinations of " men mould be frequently thwarted, " their will controled, and their paflions '* brought into fubje&ion....
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from ..., Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1798
...SOCIETY requires not only that the paffions of individuals mould be fubjected, but that even in the mf$ and body as well as in the individuals, the inclinations of men mould frequently be thwarted, their will controlled, and their paffions brought into fubje6tion. This...
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The Historical, biographical, literary, and scientific magazine ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...thing they want every thing. Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have a right that these wants should be provided...sufficient restraint upon their passions. Society lequires not only that the passions of individuals should be subjected, but that, even in the mass...
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The life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and impartial account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...thing, they want every thing. Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have a right that these wants should be provided...want, out of civil society, of a sufficient restraint iipon their passions. Society requires not only that the passions of indi,viduals should be subjected,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...thing they want every thing. Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have a right that these wants should be provided...Among these wants is to be reckoned the want, out of ciril society, of a sufficient restraint upon their passions. Society requires not only that the passions...
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A Comparative Display of the Different Opinions of the Most ..., Volume 2

Political science - 1811
...Society requires not only that the paffions of individuals fhould be fubjecled, but that even in the mafs and body, as well as in the individuals, the inclinations of men mould frequently be thwarted, their will controlled, and their paffions brought into fubjection. This...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1814 - 246 pages
...thing they want every thing. Government is a con.trivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have a right that these wants should be provided...mass and body, as well as in the individuals, the inclina tions of men should frequently be thwarted, their will controlled, and their passions brought...
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