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Go into the street , and give one man a lecture on morality , and another a shilling , and see which will respect you most . If you wish only to support nature , Sir William Petty fixes your allowance at three pounds a year ; but as ...
In the morning we had talked of old families , and the respect due to them . JOHNSON . Sir , you have a right to that kind of respect , and are arguing for yourself . I am for supporting the principle , and am disinterested in doing ...
Now , Sir , that respect for authority is much more easily granted to a man whose father has had it , than to an upstart , and so Society is more easily supported . " BOSWELL . Perhaps , Sir , it might be done by the respect belonging ...
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12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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Picked up this entire set in excellent condition at a library sponsored used book sale for $60.00. hands down one of my best finds. Read full review