True gentleness is founded on a sense of what we owe to him who made us and to the common nature which we all share. It arises from reflection on our own failings and wants, and from just views of the condition and duty of man. It is native feeling heightened and improved by principle.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Hugh Blair

Hugh Blair (April 7, 1718 - December 27, 1800), was a Scottish author, considered one of the first great theorists of written discourse

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