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" IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars — that every night before they slept they should examine what they had been doing that day, and so discover what actions were worthy of pursuit to-morrow, and what little vices were... "
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions and ... - Page 154
1815
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1802
...without alteration, addition, or amendment : ' SIR, ' IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars — that every night before they slept...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that in a morning...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1802
...addition, or amendment: ' StR, ' IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars—that every night before they slept they should examine...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that in a morning...
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Select British Classics, Volume 18

English literature - 1803
...alteration, addition, or amendment.; . ' SIR, ' IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars, that every night before they slept they should examine what they had been cloin^ that day, and so discover what actions were worthy of pursuit to-morrow, and what little vices...
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The Spectator, Volume 10

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1810
...without alteration, addition or amendment. " SIR, " IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras ,j;ave to his scholars, that every night before they slept they should examine what they had been doing ihat day, and so discover what actions were worthy of pursuit to-morrow, and what little vices were...
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The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson

British essayists - 1819
...without alteration, addition, or amendment: ' SIR, ' IT was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars — that every night before they slept...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that in a morning...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...or amendment: ' SIR, ' IT• was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars—that every night before they slept they should examine...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that in a morning...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]. With hist. and biogr. preface, and ...

Spectator The - 1823
...alteration, addition, .or amendment : ' SIR, ' IT was a piece of good advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars — that every night before they slept...doing that day, and so discover what actions were \yorthy of pursuit to-morrow, and what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by L.T. Berguer

British essayists - 1823
...or amendment: •SIR, ' It was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars—that every night before they slept they should examine...been doing that day, and so discover what actions wer^worthy of pursuit to-morrow, and what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 315-635

Joseph Addison - 1837
...alteration, addition, or amendment. ' SIR, — It was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars — that every night before they slept...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that, in a morning,...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder, Volume 2

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - English essays - 1849
...ON DREAMS. (No. 586). TO THE SPECTATOR. "SlR, " It was a good piece of advice which Pythagoras gave to his scholars ; that every night before they slept...what little vices were to be prevented from slipping unawares into a habit. If I might second the philosopher's advice, it should be mine, that in a morning...
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