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" It is the highest impertinence. and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers, to pretend to watch' over the economy of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries.... "
Essays of a Birmingham Manufacturer - Seite 296
von William Lucas Sargant - 1870
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An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, Band 2

Adam Smith - 1811
...characteristical virtue of its inhabitants. It is the highest impertinence. and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers, to pretend to watch' over...of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They are themselves...
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Defense of Usury: Shewing the Impolicy of the Present Legal Restraints on ...

Jeremy Bentham - 1816 - 276 Seiten
...public profusion, " It is " (you conclude) " the highest imper" tinence and presumption therefore " in kings and ministers to pretend to " watch over...of private " people, and to restrain their expense, " either by sumptuary laws, or by " prohibiting the importation of fo" reign luxuries. They are themselves...
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The Pamphleteer, Band 13

Abraham John Valpy - 1818
...than Dr. Smith. " It is the highest impertinence and presumption," says that enlightened politician, " in kings and ministers to pretend to watch over the economy of private people. They are themselves always, and without any exception, the greatest spendthrifts in the society. Let...
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Questions in Political Economy, Politics, Morals, Metaphysics, Polite ...

Samuel Bailey - 1823 - 400 Seiten
...is the highest impertinence and presumption," says Adam Smith, the decided advocate of parsimony, " in kings and ministers, to pretend to watch over the...of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They are themselves...
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Lectures on History, and General Policy: To which is Prefixed, An Essay on a ...

Joseph Priestley - 1826 - 598 Seiten
...continually pulling down what individuals are buildingup; so that, as Dr. Smith justly observesf, " it is the highest impertinence and presumption in kings and ministers to pretend to watch over the ceconomy of private people, and to restrain their expences, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting...
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Documents of the Senate of the State of New York, Band 1

New York (State). Legislature. Senate - 1837
...and public profusion, "It is," (you conclude) " the highest impertinence and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers, to pretend to watch over the...of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They arc themselves...
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"Curiosities of Literature: 2d series and his "Literary character".

Isaac Disraeli - 1835
...repressing of waste and excess by sumptuary /au-.i.' Adam Smith is not only indignant at ' sumptuary Taws,' but asserts, with a democratic insolence of style,...their expense by sumptuary laws. They are themselves al* wavs the greatest spendthrifts in the society : let them look well after their own expense, and...
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Bände 5-6

Maurice Cross - 1835
...as by any other class of legislators. " It is* the highest impertinence and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers to pretend to watch over the...of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They are themselves...
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Bände 5-6

Maurice Cross - 1835
...as by any other class of legislators. " It is* the highest impertinence and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers to pretend to watch over the economy of private people, and to restrain Iheir expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They...
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The Works of Jeremy Bentham, Now First Collected: Under the Superintendence ...

Jeremy Bentham - 1839
...public profusion — " It is," you conclude, " the highest impertinence and presumption, therefore, in kings and ministers to pretend to watch over the...of private people, and to restrain their expense, either by sumptuary laws, or by prohibiting the importation of foreign luxuries. They are themselves...
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