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" He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty obliges us to an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to consider it in all its relations. It... "
The Works of Edmund Burke - Page 195
by Edmund Burke - 1839
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Reflections on the Revolution in France,: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...viam voluit. He that wreftles with usvftrcngthens our nerves, and fharpens our Ikill. Our antagonift is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty...intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us. to conlider it in all its relations. It will not fuffer us' to be fuperficial. It is the want of nerves...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France, and on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...viam voluit. He that wreftles with us ftrengthens our nerves, and fharpens our flcill. Our antagonift is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty...intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to confider it in all its relations. It will not fuffer us to be fuperficial. It is the want of nerves...
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Reflections on the revolution in France, and on the proceedings in certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 364 pages
...our nerves, and fharpens our _>_ fkill. CO"/ antagonift is our helper.) This amicable — ' conffict with difficulty obliges us to an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to confider it in all its relations. It -will not fuffer us to be fuperficial. It is the want of nerves...
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...-viam voluit. He that wreftles with us ftrengthens our nerves, and fharpens our (kill. Our antagonift is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty obliges us to an int'n mate acquaintance with our object, and cc-mpels us to confider it in all its relations. It will...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from the Writings ...

Edmund Burke - English essays - 1798 - 499 pages
...mam voluit. He that wreftles with us9 itrengthens our nerves, and fharpens our fkill. Our antagonift is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty obliges us to an intimate acquaintance v.ith our object, and compels us to confider it in all its relations. It will not fuller us to be fuperficial....
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1804
...that we know ourselves, as he loves us better too. Pater ipse colendi haudfacilem esse viam voluit. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and...suffer us to be superficial. It is the want of nerves of understanding for such a task ; it is the degenerate fondness for trickling short cuts, and little...
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with Characters from ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...that we know ourselves, as he loves us better too. Pater ipse colendi haudfacilem esse viam voiuit. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and...suffer us to be superficial. It is the want of nerves of understanding for such a task ; it is the degenerate fondness for trickling short cuts, and little...
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A Comparative Display of the Different Opinions of the Most ..., Volume 3

France - 1811
...than we know ourselves, as he loves us better too. Pater ipse culendi haudfacilem esse viam voluit. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and...suffer us to be superficial. It is the want of nerves of understanding for such a task; it is the d'egenerat^ fondness for tricking short-cuts, and little...
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A Comparative Display of the Different Opinions of the Most ..., Volume 3

1811
...we know ourselves, as he loves us better too. Pater ipse colendi hand fa,' cilem esse viam voluit. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and...suffer us to be superficial. It is the want of nerves of understanding for such a task; it is the degenerate fondness for tricking short-cuts, and little...
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The British review and London critical journal, Volume 5

1813
...than we know ourselves, as he loves us better too. Pater ipse colendi hand facilem esse viam volait. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and...This amicable conflict with difficulty obliges us 1o an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to consider it in all its relations- It...
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