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" They do not look for great men at the head of armies, or among the pomps of a court, but often find them out in shades and solitudes, in the private walks and by-paths of life. "
An index to makind: or Maxims selected from the wits of all nations - Page 24
by Index - 1754
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1717
...find them out in Shades and Solitudes, in the private Walks and By-paths of Life. The Evening's Wall? of a wife Man is more illuftrious in their Sight,...than the March of a General at the Head of a hundred thoufand Men. A Contemplation on God's Works ; a voluntary A& of Juftice to our own Detriment; a- generous...
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1729
...in Shades and Solitudes, in the private Walks and By-paths of Life. The Evening's Walk of a wife Mm is more illuftrious in their Sight, than the March of a General at the Head of a hundred thoufand Men. A Contemplation of God's Works; a voluntary Aft of Juftice to our own Detriment; a generous...
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The Spectator: ...

1737
...Court, but often find them out in Shades and Solitudes, in the private Walks and By-paths of Life. The Evening's Walk of a wife Man is more illuftrious...than the March of a General at the Head of a hundred thoufand Men. A Contemplation of God's Works; a voluntary Aft of Juftice to our own Detriment ; a generous...
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Harrison's British Classicks, Volume 5

1786
...court, but often find them out in (hades and folitudes, in the private walks and by-paths of life. The evening's walk of a wife man is more illuftrious in their fight, than the march of a general at the head of a hundred thoufand men. A contemplation of God's...
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The Spectator. ...

1789
...court, but often .rind them out in ihades and folitudes, in the private .walks and by-paths of life. The evening's walk of a wife man is more illuftrious in their fight than the march of a general at the head of au 5 hundred hundred thoufand men. A contemplation...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 7

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1797
...poffefles a foul in thankfulnefs, under the preflure of what little minds call poverty, and diftrefs. The evening's walk of a wife man is more illuftrious in their fight, than the march of a general, at the head of a hundred thoufand men. A contemplation of God's...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 2

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1797 - 304 pages
...pofleffes a foul in thankfulnefs, under the preffure of what little minds call poverty, and diftrefs. The evening's walk of a wife man is more illuftrious in their fight, than the march of a general, at the head of a hundred thoufand men. A contemplation of God's...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1802
...solitudes, in the private walks and by-paths of life. The evening's walk of a wise man is more illustrious in their sight than the march of a general at the head of a hundred thousand men. A contemplation of God's works; a voluntary act of justice to our own detriment ; a generous...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1802
...solitudes, in the private walks and by-paths of life. The evening's walk of a wise man is more illustrious in their sight than the march of a general at the head of a hundred thousand men. A contemplation of God's works ; a voluntary act of justice to our own detriment ; a...
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Select British Classics, Volume 18

English literature - 1803
...solitudes, in the private walks and bye-paths of life. The evening's wulk of a wise man is more illustrious in their sight, than the march of a general at the head of a hundred thousand men. A contemplation of God's works ; a voluntary act of justice to our detriment ; a generous...
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