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" ... approach to the faults of the state as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. "
The Works of ... Edmund Burke - Page 183
by Edmund Burke - 1803
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 35

England - 1834
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion ; that he should approach to the faults of the State as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. By this wise prejudice we are taught to look with horror on those children of their country,...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1835
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion ; that he should approach to the faults of the state do : * Mr. Dundas's committee. Report 1. pendix. No. 2Э. solicitude. By this wise prejudice we are taught to look with horrour on those children of their country...
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Literary and Theological Review, Volume 3

Leonard Woods, Charles D. Pigeon - Theology - 1836
...should never dream of beginning its reformation by its subversion ; he should approach to its faults as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. He should look with horrour on those children of their country, who are prompt rashly to...
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The works of ... David M'Nicoll [ed.] by J. Dixon

David M'Nicoll - 1837
...wholesome laws. A matchless writer finely observes, " We should approach to the faults of the state as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe, and trembling solicitude."* Suppose, indeed, that young persons in general were to practise a flippant and contemptuous...
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The Church of England Quarterly Review, Volume 7

1840
...subversion ; if, like him, and in his own words, they never approached to the faults of the State but as to the wounds of a father — with pious awe and trembling solicitude — we might then hope for aid in the midst of our troubles from a Government not only thoughtful...
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A Memoir of the Political Life of the Right Honourable Edmund ..., Volume 2

George Croly - 1840
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion ; that he should approach to the faults of the State as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. By this wise prejudice we are taught to look with horror on those children of their country,...
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A memoir of the political life of ... Edmund Burke

George Croly - 1840
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion ; that he should approach to the faults of the State as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. By this wise prejudice we are taught to look with horror on those children of their country,...
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The New-York Review, Volume 8

1841
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion; that he should approach unto the faults of the State as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude."* Or in the words of a more recent advocate : " Our forefathers," says Sir James Graham,...
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Elements of rhetoric

Richard Whately (abp. of Dublin.) - 1841
...of beginning its reformation by its subversion; that he should approach to the faults of the State as to the wounds of a father, with pious awe and trembling solicitude. By this wise prejudice we are taught to look with horror on those children of their country...
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London in the nineteenth century, a poem

John Lawrence - 1844 - 100 pages
...page 1. The justly celebrated Burke finely observes, " We should approach to the faults of the state, as to the wounds of a father with pious awe, and trembling solicitude." In this sentiment I fully concur, firmly believing with another writer on the same subject,...
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