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" Immodest words admit of no defence ; For want of decency is want of sense. "
A Collection of English Songs: With an Appendix of Original Pieces - Seite 7
von Alexander Dalrymple - 1796 - 221 Seiten
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Wanderings of Childe Harold; a romance of real life, Band 1

John Harman Bedford - 1825
...conversation he was loose, silly, and obscene. To him Pope's couplet could be well applied : — Immoiiest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. • The language of youthful depravity is doubly doubly disgusting when flowing from the lips...
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Noctes Atticæ, or Reveries in a garret; containing observations on men and ...

Paul Ponder (pseud.) - 1825
...Dr. Arbulhnot, though the former had totally forgotten his own sensible and modest remark, Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. It is certainly too gross for republication on any account. The Laurel. It is the theory of...
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A Universal Biography: Containing Interesting Accounts, Critical and ..., Band 5

John Platts - 1826
...makes an apology in a Latin epigram addressed to the grammarians ; but, as the poet observes, Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. FRISONE BENZIO, an Italian poet, was a native of Assiso. Deformed in person, he compensated...
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English Synonymes: With Copious Illustrations and Explanations, Drawn from ...

George Crabb - 1826 - 688 Seiten
...more indecency and blasphemy, than I ever saw collected in one single volume.' Sia WM. JONES. Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. HOSCOMMON. Indecency is less than immodesty, but more than indelicacy : they both respect the...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
...are opposite to us, is the nicest commendation than can be given us — St. ENremmd. CLXXV. Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. Boscommon. CLXXVI. to form manners, to restrain excesses, to encourage industry, to prevent...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
...are opposite to us, is the nicest commendation than can be given us.—Sf Evrcmond. CLXXV. Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense. Roscommon. CLXXVI. I cannot but observe, to the honour of our country, that the good qualities...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Band 7

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...general : but décence and gracefulness can be only in the particulars in doing the good. Sprat. Immodest words admit of no defence , For want of decency is want of sense. Roscvmmm. Performed what friendship, justice, truth require T What could he more, but decently...
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Moonshine [by E.M. Potts]. [With] To my grandchildren [and] Extracts, Band 2

Ethelinda Margaretta Potts - 1832
...with a poetic f fame ; Perhaps we were not in the wrong, As Piety inspired his song J, * " Immodest words admit of no defence ; For want of decency is want of sense." t Which Dr. Johnson says it does in the Creation. J History of Kensington. — They attacked...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Band 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...Doctor of the Clifton. j Church, (translation), 373. Sylvester, Lord Glenbervie, 1823. II. MAY. Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense.— Roscommon. acts. LAMBERT SIMNEL, the imposter, is crowned in Christ Church, Dublin, by the...
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The Maids, Wives, and Widows' Penny Magazine, and Gazette ..., Band 1,Ausgabe 2

1832
...eightpence for sending a letter which only raises our contempt. Th« FOOL ought to be taught that " Immoral words admit of no defence. For want of decency is want of sense." Miss S. OCTAVIUS— Lines on Woman. ("Hands ihe letter to Miss B.) He promises, if they appear,...
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