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" He is vain, irritable and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which govern men. This is all the ill which can possibly be said of him. "
The Domestic Life of Thomas Jefferson - Page 90
1871 - 432 pages
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson: Author of the Declaration of Independence, and ...

William Linn - Presidents - 1834 - 267 pages
...and of a blindness to it of which no germe then appeared. He is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...; he is profound in his views, and accurate in his judgement, except where knowledge of the world is necessary to form a judgement. He is so amiable,...
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The life of Thomas Jefferson

Henry Stephens Randall - 1858
...London, have given mo opportunities of studying him closely. He is vain, irritable, and a bad caleulator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...his judgment, except where knowledge of the world ii necessary to form a judgment. He is so amiable, that I pronounce you will love him, if ever you...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 1

Henry Stephens Randall - Presidents - 1858
...of studying hia closely. He is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable oStcl of the motives which govern men. This is all the ill...his judgment, except where knowledge of the world necessary to form a judgment. He is so amiable, that I pronounce you win lore him, if ever you become...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 1

Henry Stephens Randall - Presidents - 1858
...London, have given me opportunities of studying him closely. He is vain, irritable, and a bad caleulator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...him. He is as disinterested as the being who made him : be is profound in his views, and accurate in his judgment, except where knowledge of the world is...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 12

1865
...alienated in opinion, in a letter to Madison : — " He " is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator " of the force and probable effect of the motives which...in his views and accurate in his judgment, except when knowledge of the world is necessary to form a judgment. He ' is so amiable that I pronounce you...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 12

1865
...alienated in opinion, in a letter to Madison : — " He " is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...is all the ill which can possibly be said of him. lie is as disinterested as the Being who made him ; he is profound in his views and accurate in his...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Presidents - 1867 - 480 pages
...London,, have given me opportunities of studying him closely. He is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...except where knowledge of the world is necessary to found judgment. He is so amiable, that I pronounce you will love him if ever you become acquainted...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Presidents - 1867 - 480 pages
...London, have given me opportunities of studying him closely. He is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...He is as disinterested as the Being who made him. Ho is profound in his views, and accurate in his judgment, except where knowledge of the world is necessary...
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The Century, Volume 34

1887
...intimacy with him in London and Paris, writes to Madison : " He is vain, irritable, and a bad calculator of the force and probable effect of the motives which...is all the ill which can possibly be said of him." And in the same letter he dwells on the merits of one about eight years his senior: " He is disinterested,...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 1

Henry Stephens Randall - United States - 1871
...opportunities of studying him closely. He is vain, irritable, and a had calculator of the force and prohable effect of the motives which govern men. This is all the ill which can possibly ho said of him. He is as disinterested as the being who made him : he is profound in his views, and...
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