Sarah Fielding Quote

The motives to actions and the inward turns of mind seem in our opinion more necessary to be known than the actions themselves; and much rather would we choose that our reader should clearly understand what our principal actors think than what they do.


The Cry: A New Dramatic Fable (ed. 1754)

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The motives to actions and the inward turns of mind seem in our opinion more necessary to be known than the actions themselves; and much rather would ...

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The motives to actions and the inward turns of mind seem in our opinion more necessary to be known than the actions themselves; and much rather would ...

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The motives to actions and the inward turns of mind seem in our opinion more necessary to be known than the actions themselves; and much rather would ...

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The motives to actions and the inward turns of mind seem in our opinion more necessary to be known than the actions themselves; and much rather would ...