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" ... he calls the sea the British Common. He is acquainted with commerce in all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms, for true power is to be got by arts and industry. He will often argue, that if... "
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Selections from the Spectator of Addison and Steele

A. Meserole - 1896 - 410 Seiten
...commerce in all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms ; for true power is to be got by arts and industry....that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions than valor, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims,...
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Selections from the Tatler, Spectator and Guardian

Sir Richard Steele - 1896 - 504 Seiten
...commerce in all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms: for true power is to be got by arts and industry....were well cultivated, we should gain from one nation ; 20 and if another, from another. I have heard him prove, that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions...
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Selections from the Works of Sir Richard Steele

Sir Richard Steele - 1897 - 203 Seiten
...it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms : for true power is to be got by arts 20 and industry. He will often argue that if this part...valour, and that sloth has ruined more nations than 25 the sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims, amongst which the greatest favourite is, " A penny...
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the de coverley papers from the spectator

SAMUEL THRBER - 1898
...commerce in all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms; for true power is to be got by arts and industry....that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions than valor, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims,...
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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers, from the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1898 - 249 Seiten
...tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms j1 for true power is to 10 be got by arts and industry. He will often argue that...that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions than valor, and that sloth has ruined is more nations than the sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims,...
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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers, from the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1898 - 249 Seiten
...all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms;1 for true power is to be got by arts and industry....often argue that if this part of our trade were well culti15 vated, we should gain from one nation; and if another, from another. I have heard him prove...
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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers: From the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1899 - 208 Seiten
...commerce in all its parts, and will tell you that it is a stupid and barbarous way to extend 5 dominion by arms, for true power is to be got by arts and industry....prove, that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions 1o than valour, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the sword. He abounds in several frugal...
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The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers: From the Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1901 - 217 Seiten
...coffeehouse in Eussell Street, near the Drury Lane Theatre, and a resort of actors and playwrights. arts and industry. He will often argue that if this...heard him prove that diligence makes more lasting acquisi- 90 tions than valor, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the sword. He abounds in...
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Sir Roger de Coverley, Essays from the Spectator

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1899 - 166 Seiten
...and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms ; for true power is to be got by arts and indus- 10 try. He will often argue that if this part of our trade...that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions than valor, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the 15 sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims,...
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Sir Roger de Coverley: Essays from the Spectator

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1899 - 166 Seiten
...and barbarous way to extend dominion by arms; for true power is to be got by arts and indus- 10 try. He will often argue that if this part of our trade...that diligence makes more lasting acquisitions than valor, and that sloth has ruined more nations than the 15 sword. He abounds in several frugal maxims,...
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