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" Discretion has large and extended views, and like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon. Cunning is a kind of shortsightedness, that discovers the minutest objects which are near at hand, but is not able to discern things at a distance. "
The Family Encyclopedia of Useful Knowledge and General Literature ... - Страница 264
по John Lauris Blake - 1834 - 960 страници
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed : discretion has large and extended views, and, like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon...hand, but is not able to discern things at a distance. 12. It was the boast of Augustus, that he found Rome of brick, and left it of marble. But how much...

The Young Ladies' Reader: Containing Rules, Observations, and Exercises and ...

William Draper Swan - 1851 - 428 страници
...aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed : discretion has large and extended views, and, like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon...hand, but is not able to discern things at a distance. 4* Nothing is more amiable than true modesty, and nothing more contemptible than the false ; the one...

A Theological Dictionary, Containing Definitions of All Religious Terms ...

Charles Buck - 1851 - 631 страници
...nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views-, and, like a well formod eye, commands a whole horizon; cunning is a kind of...discovers the minutest objects which are near at hand, but not able to discern things at a distance. Discretion, the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority...

A Sequel to The Gradual Reader

David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - 1852 - 240 страници
...aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views ; and, like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon ; cunning is a kind of short sightedness, that discovers the minutest objects which are near at hand, but is not able to discern...

The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 страници
...selfish aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views, and, like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon:...distance. Discretion, the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority to the person who possesses it ; cunning, when it is once detected, loses its force,...

The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the ..., Томове 5–6

Spectator The - 1853
...selfish aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views, and like a wellformed eye, commands a whole horizon,...distance. Discretion, the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority to the person who possesses it; cunning, when it is once detected, loses its force,...

A practical introduction to English composition, by R. (and T ..., Част 2

Robert Armstrong (master of Madras coll.) - 1853
...nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views, and, like a well formed eye, commands a whole horizon. Cunning is a kind of...distance. Discretion, the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority^o the person who possesses it. Cunning, when it is once detected, loses its force,...

The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with a biogr. and critical preface ...

Spectator The - 1853
...which may make them succeed. Discretion has large aud extended views, and, like a well-formed ere. commands a whole horizon. Cunning is a kind of short-sightedness,...that discovers the minutest objects which are near at head but is not able to discern things at a distance. Discretion, Ibi more it is discovered, gives...

The Spectator

1853 - 742 страници
...Canning is a kind of short-sightedness, that discovers tie minutest objects which are near at hand, bat is not able to discern things at a distance. Discretion, the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority to the person who possesses it. Cunning, when it is once detected, loses its force,...

The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp. Hurd ..., Том 4

Joseph Addison - 1854
...selfish aims, and sticks at nothing which may make them succeed. Discretion has large and extended views, and, like a well-formed eye, commands a whole horizon...distance. Discretion the more it is discovered, gives a greater authority to the person who possesses it : cunning, when it is once detected, loses its force,...




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