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myself without supporting with the smallest degree of credit or effect the cause
you wished me to undertake . I should have lost the only thing which can make
such abilities as mine of any use to the world now or hereafter : I mean that
His description of the ravages of Hyder Ali perhaps surpasses anything of the
kind in English oratory , but the total effect of the speech is somewhat marred by
vituperation . This speech was but preliminary to the famous proceedings against
4 The thing for which he looked was the utilitarian effect , “ the happiness of the
whole , ” 5 or , to use Bentham ' s phrase , “ the greatest happiness of the greatest
number . ” In theory the British Constitution , for example , might be as illogical as
... the fact is that he frequently produced no immediate effect . These failures were
due to several causes , one of which was his unprepossessing appearance .
However much Miss Burney 3 may have been charmed when she first met him ,
... in blood - curdling tales of the cruelty of Debi Sing at Rungpore ; in clear - cut
expositions of the effect of poetry upon the emotions , or the effect of Popery laws
in Ireland ; in arguments for toleration or conciliation which carry one along with ...
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This well-crafted address was presented as a series of suggestions for a way to conciliate the American colonists and avoid a revolt. The common-sense points that Burke makes and the ways that he goes ... Прочетете пълната рецензия