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" It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use in the conduct of life, that when you fall into a man's conversation, the first thing you should consider is, whether he has a greater inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. "
Our Monthly - Página 88
1872
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Essays

Sir Richard Steele - 1907 - 358 páginas
...can still be more agreeable to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use...first thing you should consider is, whether he has a great inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. The latter is the more general desire,...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ...

Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 644 páginas
...difficult, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.— Sala. It is a secret known to but Morality without religion is a tree without roots...any spring to feed it ; a house built on the sand ; conxidcr, is, whether he has a greater inclination to hear yon, or that you should hear him. — Steele....
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A Dictionary of Thoughts

Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 644 páginas
...tin wrong thing at the tempting moment. — Sala. It is a secret known to but few, yet of no email 8 hae a greater inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. — Steele. Our companions please...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1911 - 724 páginas
...to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. It is a secret known to but few, yet of no small use in the conduct of life, that...inclination to hear you or that you should hear him. The latter is the more general desire, and I know very able flatterers that never speak a word in praise...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1911 - 724 páginas
...to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. It is a secret known to but few, yet of no small use in the conduct of life, that...inclination to hear you or that you should hear him. The latter is the more general desire, and I know very able flatterers that never speak a word in praise...
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A Book of English Essays (1600-1900)

Stanley V. Makower, Basil H. Blackwell - 1913 - 573 páginas
...can still be more agreeable to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use...inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. The latter is the more general desire, and I know very able flatterers that never speak a word in praise...
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The English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts

William Frank Bryan, Ronald Salmon Crane - 1916 - 471 páginas
...can still be more agreeable to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use...inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. The latter is the more general desire, and I know very able flatterers that never speak a word in praise...
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The English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts

William Frank Bryan, Ronald Salmon Crane - 1916 - 471 páginas
...can still be more agreeable to his company, as well as pleased in himself, in being only a hearer. .It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small...you fall into a man's conversation, the first thing i you should consider is, whether he has a greater inclination to hear you, or that you should hear...
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp].

Robert Kemp Philp - 1860
...without a thorough, investigation of the subject ; and in that case, suspicions are never certainties. IT is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use in the conduct of life, that when you fall iuto a man's conversation, the first thing you should consider is, whether he has a greater inclination...
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Words of Wisdom

William Safire, Leonard Safir - 1990 - 432 páginas
...sillily upon a subject of other people's than of your own choosing. — Lord Chesterfield 72 Conversation It is a Secret known but to few, yet of no small use...inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him. — Sir Richard Steele It's all right to hold a conversation, but you should let go of it now and then....
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