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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 Value of Simplicity

Mary Minerva Barrows - Cheerfulness - 1905 - 172 pages
...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 on God's works; a voluntary act of justice to our own detriment; a generous...
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The Oriental Herald, Volume 12

Christianity - 1827
...melodious sounds in ' the noise of victories.' Hence ' the evening 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 ;' for they do not look for great men at the head of armies, or among the pomps of...
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