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" ... of despotism, or the licentiousness of unbridled freedom — reconciling power with liberty : not adopting hasty or ill-advised experiments, or pursuing any airy and unsubstantial theories ; but not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound... "
The Crown and Its Advisers: Or, Queen, Ministers, Lords, & Commons - Page 222
by Alexander Charles Ewald - 1870 - 222 pages
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The political life of ... George Canning, from ... 1822 to ... 1827, Volume 3

Augustus Granville Stapleton - 1831
...rejecting, " nevertheless, the application of sound and " wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and " pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...and liberal " principles, whose excess indeed may be dan" gerous, but whose foundation is in truth. " This, in my mind, is the true conduct of a " British...
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The Political Life of the Right Honourable George Canning: From ..., Volume 3

Augustus Granville Stapleton - 1831
...liberal " principles, whose excess indeed may be dan" gerous, but whose foundation is in truth. " This, in my mind, is the true conduct of a " British statesman ; but they who resist indis" criminately all improvements, as innovations, " may find themselves compelled to submit to "...
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Select Speeches of the Right Honourable George Canning: With a Preliminary ...

George Canning - Great Britain - 1835 - 583 pages
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...to innovations although they are not improvements. My right honourable friend has been actuated by the spirit which I have endeavoured to describe. Convinced...
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable George Canning: With a Memoir ..., Volume 5

George Canning, Roger Therry - Great Britain - 1836
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...excess, indeed, may be dangerous, but whose foundation STATE OF THE SILK TRADE. 527 is in truth. This, Sir, in my mind, is the true conduct of a British statesman;...
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Select Speeches with a Preliminary Biographical Sketch, and an Appendix, of ...

George Canning - 1844
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...to innovations although they are not improvements. My right honourable friend has been actuated by the spirit which I have endeavoured to describe. Convinced...
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Free Trade and the League: A Biographic History of the Pioneers of Freedom ...

Alexander Somerville - Free trade - 1853
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...to innovations although they are not improvements. " My right honourable friend has been actuated by the spirit which I have endeavoured to describe....
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The Political Life of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Bart. ...

Thomas Doubleday - Great Britain - 1856 - 530 pages
...theories, but not rejecting the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing with sobriety and caution into the service...any generous and liberal principles, whose excess may indeed be dangerous, but whose foundation is in truth. This, sir, in my mind, is the true conduct...
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The popular history of England, Volume 8

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1862
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...but they who resist indiscriminately all improvement аз innovation may find themselves compelled at last to submit to innovations although they are not...
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The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society ..., Volume 8

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1874
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...foundation is in truth. This, sir, in my mind, is the true cdnduct of a British statesman ; but they who resist indiscriminately all improvement as innovation...
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The Popular History of England, Volumes 7-8

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1880
...not rejecting, nevertheless, the application of sound and wholesome knowledge to practical affairs, and pressing, with sobriety and caution, into the...to innovations although they are not improvements." * A distinguished statesman and writer of France has thus described the most important effect of Mr....
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