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" But when wit is combined •with sense and information ; when it is softened by benevolence, and restrained by strong principle ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty and something much better than witty, who... "
The English Journal of Education - Página 117
1857
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History of Latin Christianity: Including that of the Popes to the ...

Henry Hart Milman - 1870
...Steel Portrait, a Memoir, and Notes. By EA DUYCKINCK. Crown 8vo. Cloth, extra, $2.25; half calf, $4.00. "When wit is combined with sense and information;...when it is softened by benevolence and restrained by strong principle; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty...
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Essays and sketches. The pawnbroker's daughter. The adventures of Ulysses ...

Charles Lamb - 1871
...Portrait, a Memoir, and Notes. By EA DUYCKINCK. Crown 8vo. Cloth, extra, $2.25 ; half calf, $4.00. "When wit is combined with sense and information;...when it is softened by benevolence and restrained by strong principle; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty...
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Orthodox Phrenology

Ambrose Lewis Vago - 1871 - 133 páginas
...the highest positions in society to an irrepressible love of humour. Hence, as Sydney Smith says, " When wit is combined with sense and information; when it is softened by benevolence, and restrained by strong' principles ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty,...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

1872 - 534 páginas
...distinguished figure in the House of Commons . . . The meaning of an extraordinary man is, that lie is eight men, not one man ; that he has as much wit...when it is softened by benevolence, and restrained by strong principle ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty,...
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The History of Christianity, from the Birth of Christ to the ..., Volumen 1

Henry Hart Milman - 1872
...is combined with sense and information; wheu it is softened by benevolence and restrained by strong principle ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty and something much better than witty, who loves honor, justice,...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volúmenes 45-46

1871
...combined with sense and information ; where it is softened by benevolence, and restrained by strong principle ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty and something better than witty, who loves honor, justice, decency,...
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A Manual of Composition and Rhetoric: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

John Seely Hart - 1874 - 368 páginas
...uniting things that are commonly incompatible. The meaning of an extraordinary man is, that he is iight men, not one man ; that he has as much wit as if he...when it is softened by benevolence, and restrained by strong principle; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty...
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MacMillan's Magazine, Volumen 29

Sir George Grove, David Masson, John Morley, Mowbray Morris - 1874
...one of the greatest of modern wits ; " when it is softened by benevolence and restrained by strong principle ; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty and something much better than witty, who loves honour, justice,...
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THE CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND

THOMAS ERSKINE MAY - 1875
...Portrait, a Memoir, and Notes. By EA DUYCKINCK. Crown 8vo. Cloth, extra, $2.25 ; half calf, $4.00. " When wit is combined with sense and information ;...when it is softened by benevolence and restrained by strong principle; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it and despise it, who can be witty...
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The Literary Reader: Typical Selections from Some of the Best British and ...

George Rhett Cathcart - 1874 - 426 páginas
...dullest of human beings. and his imaginal ion as brilliant as if he were irretrievably ruined. l!ut when wit is combined with sense and information ; when it is softened bv benevolence, and restrained by strong principle; when it is in the hands of a man who can use it...
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