Jeremy Collier Quote

Passing too eagerly upon a provocation loses the guard and lays open the body; calmness and leisure and deliberation do the business much better.


Essays Upon Several Moral Subjects: Part III.... By Jeremy Collier, M.A. (ed. 1720)

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Passing too eagerly upon a provocation loses the guard and lays open the body; calmness and leisure and deliberation do the business much better.

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Passing too eagerly upon a provocation loses the guard and lays open the body; calmness and leisure and deliberation do the business much better.

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Passing too eagerly upon a provocation loses the guard and lays open the body; calmness and leisure and deliberation do the business much better.

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Passing too eagerly upon a provocation loses the guard and lays open the body; calmness and leisure and deliberation do the business much better.