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" ... that only looks out after our immediate interest and welfare; Discretion is only found in men of strong sense and good understandings: cunning is often to be met with in brutes themselves; and in persons who are but the fewest removes from them. In... "
Subjects and selections for Latin and Greek composition, by W. Dobson - Side 11
redigert av - 1848
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An American Selection of Lessons in Reading and Speaking: Calculated to ...

Noah Webster - 1804 - 236 sider
...immediate interest end welfare. 9. Discretion is only found in men of strong sense and good understanding : cunning is often to be met with in brutes themselves, and in persons wiio are but the fewest removes from them. In short, cunning is only the mimic of discretion, and may...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...perfection, and but a common share of others, he may do what he pleases in his particular station of life. At the same time that I think discretion the most...fewest removes from them. In short, cunning is only the mi. mic of discretion, and may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken...
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - 1810 - 379 sider
...a whole horizon i Cunning is a kind of short-sightedness, that discovers the minutest objects that are near at hand, but is not able to discern things...removes from them : in short, Cunning is only the mimick of Discretion, and may pass upon weak men, in the same maner as vivacity is often mistaken for...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1810 - 231 sider
...strong sense and good un* dei.standings : cunning is often to be met with hi bretes them. selves ; and in persons -who are but the fewest removes from...short, cunning is only the mimic of discretion ; and k may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken for wit, and gravity for...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1812 - 356 sider
...is a kind of instinct, that only looks out after our immediate; interest and welfare. Discretion b only found in men of strong sense and good understandings:...short, cunning is only the mimic of discretion ; and it may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken for wit, and*gravity, for...
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Rules for English Composition, and Particularly for Themes: Designed for the ...

John Rippingham - 1816 - 177 sider
...authority to the person who possesses it ; cunsing, whe» ojice it is detected, loses its force, 117 and makes a man incapable of bringing about even those...short cunning is only the mimic of discretion / and it may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken for \vit, and gravity for...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1819 - 258 sider
...bringing about even those events which he might have done, had he passed only for a plain man. 10. Discretion is the perfection of reason ; and a guide...short, cunning is only the mimic of discretion ; and it may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken for wit, and gravity for...
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Young Gentleman and Lady's Explanatory Monitor: A Selection from the Best ...

Rufus W. Adams - 1818 - 260 sider
...14. Discretion is only fcund in men of str«ng sense and good understanding : cunning* is eften to h. met with in brutes themselves ; and in persons who...fewest removes from them. In short, cunning is only the mimit 9 of discretion ; and it may pass upon weak men, in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken...
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English Synonyms Explained, in Alphabetical Order: With Copious ...

George Crabb - 1818 - 904 sider
...and to turn his own panton upon himself. Аоотчоы. Cunning i- often to be met with in bratet themselves, and in persons who are but the fewest removes from them. ADDISOH. You will find the example« to bo few and rare of wicked unprincipled men attaining fully...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1821 - 263 sider
...a whole horizon : cunning is a kind of short-sightedness, that discovers the minutest objects yhich are near at hand, but is not able to discern things...short, cunning is only the mimic of discretion ; and it may pass upon weak men^ in the same manner as vivacity is often mistaken for wit, and gravity, for...
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