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" the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness. "
The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature - Strona 25
pod redakcją - 1800
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The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings

John Abercrombie - 1833 - Liczba stron: 244
...acknowledged to be liable to considerable objections. He commences with the proposition that virtue is doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlastmg happiness. The good of mankind, therefore, is the subject— the will of God, the...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Tom 58

1833
...acknowledged to be liable to considerable objections. He commences with the proposition that virtue is doing good to mankind, ' in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness. The good of- mankind, therefore, is the subject — the will of God,...
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Principles of Government; a Treatise on Free Institutions: Including the ...

Nathaniel Chipman - 1833 - Liczba stron: 330
...from the command of another." He had before given what he calls a definition of virtue, that it is " the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, for the sake of everlasting happiness,"—and a definition of obligation,—" A man is said to be obliged,...
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Lectures on Phrenology: Delivered Before the Young Men's Association for ...

Amos Dean - 1834 - Liczba stron: 252
...popular Dr. Paley has adopted, to some extent, the selfish system. According to him, "Virtue consists in the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." The will of God is here alleged to be our rule, but private happiness...
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A Discourse on the Studies of the University

Adam Sedgwick - 1834 - Liczba stron: 157
...results of a dispassionate calculation. Such a system has no fitness for man's nature. 4. Virtue is the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God and for the sake of everlasting happiness. This is the definition adopted by Paley; and it is, I think, open to...
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Christian ethics; or, Moral philosophy on the principles of divine revelation

Ralph Wardlaw - 1834
...in time, but the conse. LEcT . vr . quences in eternity; for his very definition of virtue is —" the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, for the sake of everlasting happiness"* — But it is not the impossibility merely of rightly applying...
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Paley's Moral and Political Philosophy

William Paley - 1835 - Liczba stron: 298
...chap. 2. sec. 2.] (^Concerning the latter part of the definition, Dr. Brown says, " Virtue he defines to be, ' the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness.' The last part of the definition is the most important part of the whole....
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A Short System of Polite Learning: Being an Epitome of the Arts and Sciences ...

Daniel Jaudon - 1835 - Liczba stron: 198
...Virtue, says Paley, comprehends- benevolence, pnidence, fortitude, and temperance ; and is the doing of good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of his favour, and of everlasting happiness. Here — the good of mankind is {ne object ; the...
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England and the English

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1836 - Liczba stron: 331
...of Virtue, alone is an unanswerable illustration of the debasing vulgarity of his cude. "Virtue is the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." So that any act of good to1 man in obedience to God, if it arise from...
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The North American Review, Tom 42

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1836
...act itself. In this view of the case, Paley's definition is doubly in error. " Virtue," says he, " is the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." On this principle, the benevolent designs of Howard, would be declared...
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