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" ... a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless. "
The flowers of literature, or, Encyclopædia of anecdote, a coll. by W. Oxberry - Página 168
editado por - 1822
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Lives of England's Monarchs: The Story of Our American English Heritage

H. E. Lehman - 2005 - 482 páginas
...the custom of smoking Indian tobacco. King James despised the practice and said, " (1 find the) ... custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible smoke from the bottomless pit of Hell." As a concession to Puritans, whom he detested, James granted...
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Smoking 101: An Overview for Teens

Margaret Oldroyd Hyde, John F. Setaro - 2006 - 128 páginas
...his opinion against smoking in a declaration that ended with the famous pronouncement: "Smoking is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fumes thereof, nearest resembles the possible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless." As early...
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Virginia

Tracy Barrett - 2005 - 144 páginas
...cracks of the streets! Even in those days, not everyone approved of tobacco. King James called smoking a "custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs." But royal disapproval was not enough to make people ignore the enormous profits to be made from this...
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Tobacco Control in the Workplace

Omowunmi Osinubi - 2005 - 95 páginas
...England's King James I dismissed claims that tobacco had curative powers. Instead, he condemned smoking as "a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lung, and the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horribly Stygian smoke of the pit...
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Focus on Smoking and Health Research

J. H. Owing - 2005 - 191 páginas
...England's King James I dismissed claims that tobacco had curative powers. Instead, he condemned smoking as "a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lung, and the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horribly Stygian smoke of the pit...
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COPD at Your Fingertips

John Miles, June Roberts - 2005 - 200 páginas
...rest of the body. King James I of England (VI of Scotland) wrote 400 years ago that tobacco smoke was 'Loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs.' He was right! But isn't smoking just a habit? Addiction to nicotine in cigarettes is the main reason...
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Drugs of Abuse

Simon Wills - 2005 - 399 páginas
...withdrawal symptoms after chronic maternal ingestion of caffeine. South Med J 1988; 81: 1092. 15 Tobacco A custom loathsome to the Eye, hateful to the Nose, harmful to the Braine, dangerous to the Lungs, and in the black, stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible...
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Medicine in Quotations: Views of Health and Disease Through the Ages

Edward J. Huth, T. J. Murray - 2006 - 581 páginas
...familv are likely to encode a diverse family of odorant receptors. Cell SMOKING James I; 1604 3088 A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless. A Counter Blaste to Tobacco James I; 1604 3089 And for the vanities committed in this filthy custom,...
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Alberta Formed - Alberta Transformed

Michael Payne, Catherine Cavanaugh, Donald G. Wetherell - 2006 - 842 páginas
...butts.86 More than one essay, extracted from a child, quoted King James of England on tobacco addiction: "a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless."87 In 1912, in Toronto, "the Good," reformers summoned police to halt tobogganing on Sunday.88...
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Hebrew to Latin, Latin to Hebrew: The Mirroring of Two Cultures in the Age ...

Giulio Busi - 2006 - 259 páginas
...Tobacco, in which he makes a trenchant critique of what he calls the filthy novelty of smoking, ... a custom, loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible smoke of the pit that is bottomless. Clearly, his highness would have approved of the warning on the...
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