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" I am afraid my uncle will think himself justified by them on this occasion, when he asserts, that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to put a woman right, when she sets out wrong. "
Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Page 371
by American Academy of Arts and Sciences - 1866
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 16

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1858
...revolution of the earth invariable, but its motion throughout the interval is absolutely uniform. Now it is one of the most difficult things in the world to produce a perfectly uniform motion, and it has in fact hitherto transcended the ingenuity of the practical...
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The Mother's Medical Guide in Children's Diseases

William Andrus Alcott - Child care - 1845 - 314 pages
...generation. There is little probability that the first pair, or their children, suffered in this way. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to make people see the connection of causes and effects, unless the causes are merely at arm's length...
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The Young Woman's Guide to Excellence

William Andrus Alcott - Conduct of life - 1847 - 356 pages
...YOUNG WOMAN S GUIDE. to a vulgar maxim, " stays long in the flesh." As is the child, so is the adult. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to make a person conscientious in all things, who has not been trained to be so. Hence the great difficulty...
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Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Volume 6

American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Humanities - 1866
...definitions quoted above. Perhaps the most familiar distinction is that given by Buttmann, that idv with the subjunctive implies " possibility with a...any such prospect. It is one of the most difficult tllings in the world to state in words the difference which every one feels between if he shall go...
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LIFE OF JOSEPH BRANT-THAYENDANEGEA: INLCUDING THE BORDER WARS OF THE ...

WILLIAM L STONE - 1851
...was long a missionary among them at Stockbridge. Heckewelder says their proper name was Mahicanni. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to arrive at any thing like system or certainty in regard to Indian names of persons, places, or things....
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The Progress and Prospects of Christianity in the United States of America ...

Robert Baird - Christianity - 1851 - 72 pages
...influence of their united wisdom and charity, gradually give way until they are altogether removed. t It is one of the most difficult things in the world to make foreigners understand fully the state of things in America, in regard to the subject of Slavery....
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Salander and the Dragon: A Romance of the Hartz Prison

Frederick William Shelton - 1852 - 250 pages
...narrative. The incidents are exciting, and the style unusually simple and beautiful. From the New-York Star. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to produce a moral or religious allegory, at once interesting as a story, and true and forcible in its...
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Stories for Parents

Timothy Shay Arthur - 1852 - 215 pages
...from all I had seen, I was very well satisfied of its truth. " I have no doubt," I made answer, " that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to understand the dispositions and feelings of children, and so to act as not to do violence to what is...
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Ambrose the sculptor, Volume 2

Mrs. Robert Cartwright - 1854
...company, her peculiarly isolated position making her appearance in public particularly irksome to her. But it is one of the most difficult things in the world to persuade a lady of fashion and high society, used to the brilliancy of London, and the cxclusiveness...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 101

1854
...or " scultore" on some of the doors ; but unless you are well up in the topography, or have a guide, it is one of the most difficult things in the world to find out exactly where the particular Studio is situated that you may wish to visit. First of all,...
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