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Virtue and vice: or The history of Charles Careful and Harry Heedless.

Virtue and vice: or The history of Charles Careful and Harry Heedless.

Shewing the good effects of caution and prudence, and the many inconveniences that Harry Heedless experienced from his rashness and disobedience, while Master Careful became a great man only by his merit.

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Published by by Isaiah Thomas, Jun. Sold wholesale and retail by him. in Printed at Worcester, Massachusetts .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 38968.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination61, [3] p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14589675M

Fielding, too, possibly found suggestions for Squire Western in Sir Harry Gubbin. On the other hand, Steele owed somewhat to Molière, to Cibber, and to Addison, while the passage (V,2) in which Tipkin insists on being written down a rascal is obviously reminiscent of Dogberry. Because of the repeated use of the same device, Centlivre had. William J. Bennett has collected hundreds of stories in The Book of Virtues, an instructive and inspiring anthology that will help children understand and develop character -- and help adults teach them. From the Bible to American history, from Greek mythology to English poetry, from fairy tales to modern fiction, these stories are a rich mine.

Scientists, on the other hand, are very careful about making promises. They proceed by trial-and-error, working slowly and claiming no more than probability for their hypothesis. Parapsychologists usually do not use neutral language. Their language is loaded with virtue words like . Ahoy there me mateys! I really wanted to like this book. I really did. The book is an alternate history of Victorian England where sin is marked in a person by Smoke that pours out of their skin. The rich rule in absolute authority because they be clean and seemingly free of Smoke. The poor live with an abundance of Smoke and are covered in soot/5(K).

“[Ronald C. White] portrays a deeply introspective man of ideals, a man of measured thought and careful action who found himself in the crosshairs of American history at its most crucial moment.”—USA Today “White delineates Grant’s virtues better than any author before. The sentiment or affection of the heart from which any action proceeds, and upon which its whole virtue or vice must ultimately depend, may be considered under two different aspects, or in two different relations; first, in relation to the cause which excites it, or the motive which gives occasion to it; and secondly, in relation to the end.


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Virtue and vice: or The history of Charles Careful and Harry Heedless: Shewing the good effects of caution and prudence, and the many inconveniences that Harry Heedless experienced from his rashness and disobedience, while Master Careful became a great man only by his merit.

Vice in its Proper Shape. Worcester: Isaiah Thomas, Virtue and Vice: or the History of Charles Careful and Harry Heedless. Worcester: Isaiah Thomas, This copy lacks title-page. Library also has second edition, ; and third edition, Wisdom in Miniature.

Worcester: Isaiah Thomas, Jr., Library also has second edition, Children's books given to Mary by her father and inscribed with her name, including Virtue and Vice, Or the History of Charles Careful and Harry Heedless () and A New Version of the Psalms of David (), that are part of the American Antiquarian Society's imprint.

By then, as he realized, “the history of [these] two first Stuarts will be most agreeable to the Tories: That of the two last, to the Whigs. But we must endeavour to be above any Regard either to Whigs or Tories.” The “two last,” Charles II and James II, were of course to be considered in his next volume, one as yet hardly under way.

A particularly striking feature of this is that, until recently, “virtue” was a term primarily associated with the right.

Bill Bennett (Education Secretary under GW Bush) had a big hit with The Book of Virtues back in the s. He’s now an apologist for Trumpism. The tragedy of Charles I was that he fell not as a consequence of vice or wickedness, but of his human flaws and misjudgments.

The White King is a story for our times, of populist politicians and religious war, of manipulative media and the reshaping of nations. For Charles it ended on the scaffold, condemned as a traitor and murderer, yet lauded also as a martyr, his reign destined to sow the Reviews: I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice.

And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. In the full context we can make out how Goldwater’s speech connected his supposed “extremism” with the historical cause and disposition of the Republican Party going back to its roots.

AS we are now entering upon a book in which the course of our history will oblige us to relate some matters of a more strange and surprizing kind than any which have hitherto occurred, it may not be amiss, in the prolegomenous or introductory chapter, to say something of that species of writing which is called the marvellous.

To this we shall, as well for the sake of ourselves as of others. Charles P. Pierce is a staff writer for the Boston Globe Magazine, a contributing writer for Esquire, and a frequent contributor to American Prospect and work has also appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, The Nation, The Atlantic, and the Chicago Tribune, among other publications, and he is a regular on NPR’s Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me and Only.

#1 New York Times bestselling author and Oscar–winning producer Brian Grazer has written a brilliantly entertaining and eye-opening exploration of curiosity and the life-changing effects it can have on every person’s life.

From Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer, New York Times bestseller A Curious Mind offers a brilliant peek into the “curiosity conversations” that inspired. Virtue and Consent: the Twin Principles of Just Government Michael Anton The teaser for David Gordon’s reply to me—“Harry Jaffa’s disciples are rather sensitive to criticism”—represents an old, tired, disreputable rhetorical trick.

The s, known as the “hungry forties” were years of financial confusion, recession, poverty and unrest throughout much of the developed world. In the USA the boom of was followed by the “panic of ”. The United Kingdom adopted free trade, abolishing most duties & was a railway boom and bust, the Bank Charter Act ofand then a panic in It is the road to happiness—to the esteem and affection of others.—Objection from misconstruction and calumny.—Answer.—Virtue compared with other modes of procuring esteem.—Vice and not virtue is the subject of obloquy—instanced in the base alloy with which our virtues are mixed—in arrogance and ostentation—in the vices in which.

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Virtue depends on us, not on History. It must be suitably accommodated not to angels but to men, not to the ages but to our time. It asks not only what makes us better off but also what makes us better.

Let this be the task of the party of virtue as it contests the party of progress. Instead, this book is little more than an extended polemic against Christian pacifism, and a veiled apologetic for US foreign policy in the wake of the events of September At several points Charles emphasizes his familiarity with Christian pacifist thinking, since his father was from the Anabaptist tradition, and a conscientious s: 2.

The major incision in his torso resembled a huge "Y" which ran from the area of his groin to the solar plexus region. From there incisions were made to the right and left armpits. The so-called "two horns of the letter Y" supposedly symbolize the paths of virtue and vice: the right branch leading to the former and the left to the latter.

"The truth was," says John Ledman in his History of the rise of Methodism in America, "that Harry was a more popular speaker than Mr. Asbury or almost any one else in his day." In this same capacity Harry accompanied and preached with not only Mr.

Asbury but with Garretson, Watcote, and Dr. Coke. The tragedy of Charles I was that he fell not as a consequence of vice or wickedness, but of his human flaws and misjudgments. The White King is a story for our times, of populist politicians and religious war, of manipulative media and the reshaping of nations.

For Charles it ended on the scaffold, condemned as a traitor and murderer, yet Reviews: Now he is drawing conclusions, loosely based on Darwin's personal history and some of his letters, that I seriously question. I hope that this book gets better and a little more focused. -Joe- I'm 3/4 of the way through and the author I'm less than half way through this and I /5().I only read the quotes.

I didn’t read what the guy wrote about them because I really didn’t care🤷🏼‍♀️ Here are my favorites: If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it’s free.

- P. J. O’Rourke That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach/5(67).