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" The sum is this : If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all, the meanest things that are, As free to live and to enjoy that life As God was free to form them... "
The Universal Magazine - Page 216
1805
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Zoological sketches, descriptions of one hundred and twenty animals [signed ...

T B. M - 1844
...there, is guilty of a wrong, Disturbs th" economy of nature's realm, Who, when she form'd, designed them an abode. The sum is this : If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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My school-boy days

My school-boy days - 1844
...there, is guilty of a wrong, Disturbs the economy of Nature's realm, Who, when she formed, designed them an abode. The sum is this:— If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his right and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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Glimpses of nature, and objects of interest described, during a visit to the ...

Jane Loudon - Isle of Wight (England) - 1844 - 217 pages
...sensibility. As when it is necessary that animals should be killed, even the same poet says : — ' The sum is this : — If man's convenience, health, Or safety interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...there is guilty of a wrong, Disturbs the economy of Nature's realm, Who, when she formed, designed them an abode. The sum is this : If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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Fruits and farinacea the proper food of man

John Smith (of Malton.) - 1845
...all unnecessary suffering. These circumstances appear to me well enumerated by the poet Cowper:— " The sum is this : if man's convenience, health, Or safety interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else, they are all—the meanest things...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq., with a New Memoir: Compiled from Johnson ...

William Cowper - 1846 - 284 pages
...are privileg'd ; and he that hunts Or harms them there is guilty of a wrong, Disturbs the economy of Nature's realm, Who, when she form'd, design'd them...man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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The Lives of Twelve Eminent Judges of the Last and of the Present ..., Volume 2

William Charles Townsend - Judges - 1846
...a word ; and the latitude he allows to man's acknowledged dominion is surely amply sufficient : " ' The sum is this : if man's convenience, health, Or safety interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs ; Else they are all — the meanest things...
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Poems, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...are privileged ; and he that hunts Or harms them there is guilty of a wrong, Disturbs the economy of Nature's realm, Who, when she form'd, design'd them...man's convenience, health* Or safety interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all — the meanest things...
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The Moral Instructor, Or, Culture of the Heart, Affections, and ..., Volume 3

Thomas H. Palmer - Readers - 1847 - 144 pages
...are privileg'd. And he that hurts Or harms them there, is guilty of a wrong ; Disturbs the economy of nature's realm, Who, when she form'd, design'd them...man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all, — the meanest things...
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The Domestic Constitution; Or, the Family Circle the Source and Test of ...

Christopher Anderson - Christian life - 1847 - 466 pages
...with regard to the whole of the inferior creation, let Parents especially bear in mind, that — " The sum is this — If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else, they are all — the meanest things...
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