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" He who receives a good turn should never forget it : he who does one should never remember it. "
Maxims, observations & reflections on morality and religion; selected from ... - Page 64
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A Collection of Select Aphorisms and Maxims: With Several Historical ...

Aphorisms and apothegms - 1748 - 322 pages
...would be buried ? No matter, faid he, there is a fhort cut into the other world every where. 1584. It is the character of an unworthy nature, to write injuries in marble, and benefits in duft. 1585. The words of Lewis the twelfth of France mewed a great and noble mind ; who being advifed...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 2

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1797 - 304 pages
...as in a civil fociety. HE who receives a good turn, mould never forget it, he who does one, fhould never remember it. IT is the character of an unworthy...nature, to write injuries in marble, and benefits in dull. H that preaches gratitude, pleads the caufe both of God and man, for without it we can neither...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 5

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1797
...receives a good turn, mould never forget it, he who does one, fhould never remember it. IT is the charaQer of an unworthy nature, to write injuries in marble, and benefits in duft. HE that preaches gratitude, pleads the 'caufe both of God and man, for without it we can neither...
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The English enchiridion, a selection of apothegms,moral maxims. &c

John Feltham - 1799
...into masculine company, where it will be as hard to wedge in a word, as at a female gossipping. xxxvi. It is the character of an unworthy nature, to write injuries in marble, and benefits in dust. XXXVII. At table, the company should never exceed that of the Muses, nor be under the number of the...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Aphorisms and apothegms - 1803 - 216 pages
...mindful. Without good nature and gratitude, man had as well live in a wilderness as in a civil society. He who receives a good turn, should never forget it,...nature, to write injuries in marble, and benefits indust. He that preaches gratitude, pleads the cav.sc both of God Snd man ; for without it we can neither...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Quotations, English - 1810 - 216 pages
...reward. It must be a due reciprocation in virtue that can make the obliger and the obliged worthy. He who receives a good turn, should never forget it ; he who docs one should never remember it. It is the character of an unworthy nature, to write injuries in...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 3

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...huffing, and swearing, any other then a more fashionable way of braying? — Sir R. L' Estrange. DCXI. He who receives a good turn, should never forget it: he who does one, should never remember it. — Charron. DCXII. He that prolongs his meals, and sacrifices his time, as well as his other conveniences,...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - 1829
...huffing, and swearing, any other then a more fashionable way of braying?—Sir R. L'Estrange. DCX1 He who receives a good turn, should never forget it: he who does one, should never remember H—Charron. DCXII. He that prolongs his meals, and sacrifices his time, as well as his other conveniences,...
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A collection of interesting and instructive lessons, intended as a sequel to ...

James Campbell (teacher of English.) - 1832
...adverse fortune easy to us. It is as common for gratitude to be forgetful as for hope to be mindful. It is the character of an unworthy nature to write injuries in marble, and benefits in dust. Without virtue we do but abuse all the good things we have, whether they be great or little, false...
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The Rule of Life: Or a Collection of Select Moral Sentences ...

Watson Adams - Conduct of life - 1834 - 264 pages
...Ingratitude. To make too much haste to return an obligation, is a sort of ingratitude. Rochef. -f- He who receives a good turn, should never forget it; he who does one, should never remember it. Charron. Cato, In Tully, boasts of this as the great comfort and joy of his old age, That nothing was...
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