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" There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till at length it becomes habitual; he tells lies without attending to it, and truths without... "
Impeachment of William Jefferson Clinton, President of the United States ... - Page 289
by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1998 - 406 pages
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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies: From the Papers of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1820
...to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible ; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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The Christian Repository, Volume 8

Theology - 1828
...habitual : he tells lies without attending to them, and truths without the world believing him. Tins falsehood of the tongue leads to that of the heart, and in time, depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first thing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for you...
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Memoirs, Correspondence, and Private Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Late ...

Thomas Jefferson - Constitutional history - 1829 - 464 pages
...to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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Memoirs, correspondence and private papers of Thomas Jefferson, ed ..., Volume 1

Thomas Jefferson - 1829
...to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies from the Papers of T ..., Volumes 1-2

Thomas Jefferson - 1829
...not to be shaken, never to teD an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volume 4

Unitarianism - 1830
...contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and a third time, till at length it becomes habitual ; he...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions." A Contrast. MANY of those who have assumed the ministerial character, have displayed...
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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies, from the Papers of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1830 - 466 pages
...who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till a length it becomes habitual ; he tells lies without...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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The Ladies' Museum, Volumes 1-2

English fiction - 1830
...lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till at length it becomes hahitual; he tells lies without attending to it, and truths...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good diepositions." In answer to a friend who consulted him respecting the best seminary for the education...
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Autobiography, with appendix. Correspondence

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1853
...to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible ; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Autobiography, with appendix. Correspondence

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1853
...to be shaken, never to tell an untruth. There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible ; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it...that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. An honest heart being the first blessing, a knowing head is the second. It is time for...
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