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" ... if he were to put all the political information which he had learned from books, all which he had gained from science, and all which any knowledge of the world and its affairs had taught him, into one scale, and the improvement which he had derived... "
Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honourable Richard Brinsley Sheridan - Page 90
by Thomas Moore - 1825
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The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches ..., Volume 2

1808 - 546 pages
...taught him, into one great scale, and the improvement which he had derived from his right honorable friend's instruction and conversation were placed...a loss to decide, to which to give the preference. He had learnt more from his right honorable friend, than from all the men with whom he had ever conversed....
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Charles James Fox, in the House of ...

Charles James Fox - 1815 - 620 pages
...which he held his friendship, that if he were to put all the political information which he had learnt from books, all which he had gained from science,...a loss to decide to which to give the preference. He had learnt more from his right honourable friend than from all the men with whom he had ever conversed....
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: In the House of ..., Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1816 - 588 pages
...which he held his friendship, that if he were to put all the political information which he had learnt from books, all which he had gained from science,...a loss to decide to which to give the preference. He had learnt more from his right honourable friend than from all the men with whom he had ever conversed....
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The North American Review, Volume 165

1897 - 808 pages
...have derived from my right honorable friend's instruction and conversation were placed in the other, I should be at a loss to decide to which to give the preference. I have learned more from my right honorable friend than from all the men with whom I ever conversed."...
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The Percy anecdotes, by Sholto and Reuben Percy. (Eloquence).

Joseph Clinton Robertson - 1822 - 206 pages
...improvements which he had derived from his right honourable friend's instruction and conversation into the other, he should be at a loss to decide to which to give the preference. He had learnt more from his right honourable friend, than from all the men with whom he had ever conversed."...
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Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honourable Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Volume 2

Thomas Moore - 1826 - 508 pages
...In returning, too, the praises bestowed upon him by his friend, he made the following memorable and noble acknowledgment of all that he himself had gained...rich in acquirements as Mr. Fox, was the very highest praise;—nor, ted t( principles of his friend, was it at all exaggerated. except in what related to...
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Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honourable Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Volume 1

Thomas Moore - 1826 - 570 pages
...noble acknowledgment of all that he himself had gained by their intercourse : — learned from boohs, all which he had gained from science, and all which...— nor, except in what related to the judgment and principles of his friend, was it at all exaggerated. The conversation of Burke must have been like...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 2

Reuben Percy - 1826 - 386 pages
...improvements which he bad derived from his right honourable friend's instruction and conversation into the other, he should be at a loss to decide to which to give the preference. He had learnt more from his right honourable friend, than from all the men with whom he had ever conversed,"...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 18

David Hume, Tobias Smollett, William Jones - 1828 - 422 pages
...In returning, too, the praises bestowed upon him by his friend, he made the following memorable and noble acknowledgment of all that he himself had gained...; nor, except in what related to the judgment and principles of his friend, was it at all exaggerated. The' conversation of Burke must have been like...
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The Works of Samuel Parr ...: With Memoirs of His Life and ..., Volume 4

Samuel Parr - 1828 - 796 pages
...knowledge of the world and its affairs had taught him, into one scale, and the improvement which be derived from his right honourable friend's instruction...loss to decide to which to give the preference."* The foregoing words do great credit to the candour of Mr. Fox, but in the opinion of the annalist,...
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