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|Many writers on this subject appear not to have discriminated accurately between |
custom and habit ; the sovereign power of ... with so much beauty as in the
following lines of our favourite Shakspeare : — " How use doth breed a habit in
|If it be the practice of virtue, then to his perfecting " How use doth breed a habit in |
a man," the beautiful habit of virtue, woven from the thread of life, thorough-spun
by the resolute action of the will, the incarnation of spiritual force, its storage ...
|... Drama, a Memoir of the Poet, and an Essay Upon the Genius William |
Shakespeare Richard Grant White. Val. How use doth breed a habit in a man !
The»c shadowy, desert, unfrequented woods, I better brook than flourishing
|There are men who have already attained no small measure of success who are |
handicapped by doubtful habits. ... it becomes too often a way of being held, and
the victim of indulgence learns too late ' how use doth breed a habit in a man.
|Carlyle. How use doth breed a habit in a man ! — Shakspcare. Marriage should |
combat without respite or mercy that monster which devours everything, — habit.
— Balzae. Unless the habit leads to happiness, the best habit is to contract none.
Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 644 pages
|Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind ; the thief doth fear each bush an officer. |
... HABIT.— How use doth breed a habit in a man. — Stiakespeare. Any act often
repeated soon forms a habit ; and habit allowed, steadily gains in strength.
William Shakespeare, Bob Blaisdell - 2006 - 111 pages
|How use doth breed a habit in a man! This shadowy desert, unfrequented woods, |
I better brook than flourishing peopled towns: Here can I sit alone, unseen of any,
And to the nightingale's complaining notes Tune my distresses and record my ...
|BEGETS A HABIT. How use doth breed a habit in a man! Two Gent. of Ver. v. 4. |
SOON SUPERINDUCES A HABIT OF DOING GOOD ACTIONS, NO LESS THAN
BAD ONES; AND THUS ASSISTS MEN IN KEFORMATION AFTER THE FIRST ...
|Z HABIT IN YOUTH, BECOMES HABITS. "'“ __,_ PLURA - FACIUNT o HOMINES |
- E o CONSUETUDINE, - QUAM - E - RATIONE. Men do more from custom than
from reason. >l= How use doth breed a habit in a man ! SHAKESPEARE.