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does have an effect , however small , on conduct . And yet it is not because they
give good advice that they have that effect . For it is one thing to give good advice
and another thing to have it taken . Readers take advice only because , as they ...
When in the Adventurer essay I have quoted Johnson has said that any
improvement the reading of books can effect on the civilizing of mankind is
effected by making the ' world ( less ] full of fraud and corruption , malevolence
and rapine ' , he ...
To know any thing , returned the poet , we must know its effects ; to see men we
must see their works , that we may learn what reason has dictated , or passion
has incited ... respect the past , for the cause must have been before the effect .
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - Tess_W - LibraryThing
A short, 95 page book that pondered the meaning of life. This was published in 1761 and it is dated with a lot of scientific mumbo-jumbo. Of course, the ending concluded one was unable to ponder the meaning of life. Had this been much longer than 95 pages, I would not have finished it قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - Lukerik - LibraryThing
I find it hard to believe that a book this good could be written in a week, but the evidence is before me and I have read it. A strange mix of fairy tale, light philosophy and speculum regis. Smooth ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله