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" Clearness, force and earnestness, are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, indeed, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshaled... "
Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ... - Page 286
by C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 384 pages
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 pages
...are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, indeed, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may...but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must exist in the man, in the subject, and...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1852 - 558 pages
...are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, indced, does not consist in spcech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may...but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must exist in the man, in the subject, and...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 40

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1852
...eloquence, which will be remembered as lung аз the Kiiglish Jungunge endures: brought from ihr. babor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass il. Jt must exist in the man, in the subject, and...
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Faust: a tragedy, Volume 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1853 - 632 pages
...Labour and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in vnin. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must...expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it — they cannot reach it. It 'comes, if it comes at all, like the outbreaking of a fountain from the...
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The Great Orations and Senatorial Speech of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1853 - 112 pages
...Labor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must...expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire to it; they cannot reach it. It comes, if it come at all, like the outbreaking of ' a fountain from...
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The Great Orations and Senatorial Speech of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1853 - 112 pages
...earnestness are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may...but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must exist in the man, in the subject, and...
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The Works of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - 1853
...are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, indeed, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may...but they will toil in vain. Words and phrases may be marshalled in every way, but they cannot compass it. It must exist in the man, in the subject, and...
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Webster and His Master-pieces, Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin Tefft - Legislators - 1854
...are the qualities which produce conviction. True eloquence, indeed, does not consist in speech. It cannot be brought from far. Labor and learning may...the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it; they cannot reach it. It comes, if it como at all, like the outbreaking of a fountain from the earth,...
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Webster and His Master-pieces, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Tefft - Legislators - 1854 - 498 pages
...fcr. Labor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil in HI8 DESCRIPTION OF TRUE XLOQUENCE. 57 vain. Words and phrases may be marshaled in every...pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, but they cannot reach it It comes, if it comes at all, like the outbreaking of a fountain from the earth,...
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Life of Daniel Webster

Benjamin Franklin Tefft - 1854 - 498 pages
...(ar. Labor and learning may toil for it, but they will toil IB HIS DESCRIPTION Of TRUE ELOQUENCE. 57 vain. Words and phrases may be marshaled in every...exist in the man, in the subject, and in the occasion. Afiected passion, intense expression, the pomp of declamation, all may aspire after it, but they cannot...
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