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An oration on the proportionate cultivation of the moral and the intellectual powers of man ...

delivered at the first anniversary of the Pi Beta Phi Society, in Union College ...

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Published by Printed by Riggs & Stevens in Schenectady [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conduct of life.,
  • Intellect.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Gifford, Jun.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31581.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17708909M

    In 'A Collection of Apophthegms, New and Old' (). As given in Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political: A New Edition, With the Latin Quotations Translated (), No. , The doctor is identified Ben Johnson by Forbes Winslow in his notes appended to Physic and Physicians (). Notes section, But in the case of man, hard as it is for him to learn how to submit to rule, it seems far harder to know how to rule over men, and hardest of all, with this rule of ours, which leads them by the divine law, and to God, for its risk is, in the eyes of a thoughtful man, proportionate to . With the substance and construction of our minds, therefore, it is our duty to be content, and instead of disquieting ourselves about thoseyoints, apply ourselves steadily Phrenology Vindicated. 17 and in good faith, to the great work of mental cultivation, which we honestly believe can be properly accomplished only on Phre- nological. This book tries to show how one discipline [economics] is related to the great issues that have troubled people everywhere"order versus freedom, riches and poverty, privilege and equality, human welfare, material and moral values, and others. It is easy to get so involved in the intricacies of economics that we lose sight of these larger issues.


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