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Two practical discourses necessary for these times

Matthew Hole

Two practical discourses necessary for these times

The one, for studying to be quiet under present circumstances. The other, for casting off all distrustful thoughts and fears about future things. By Matthew Hole, ...

by Matthew Hole

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Published by printed for J. Morphew in London .
Written in English


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  Niccolò Machiavelli is known today for two things: the adjective “Machiavellian,” and the book from which that adjective is derived, The Prince, which provides advice for monarchs who accede to power. But Machiavelli wrote more than one book, and his second-most-famous book is this one, Discourses on Livy. In it, he provides advice for the founding, structuring, governing, and .   Journal of Discourses/Volume 3/Times for All Things, etc. From Wikisource Discourses‎ it is necessary for these my page 52 brethren, who have accompanied me, to this place, to bring their thoughts to bear upon the things that are present, and while we are here.

This dynamic has been complicated by the practical realities of these movements, which involved a great deal of active involvement of women as protesters, and in some cases as fighters and martyrs. For example, Khomeini often referred to the active involvement of women in the struggle against the shah: "This movement [the revolution] was a. Meher Baba was an Irani born in Poona, India, to a Zoroastrian family. His given name was Merwan Sheriar Irani. He was the second son of Sheriar Irani, a Persian Zoroastrian who had spent years wandering in search of spiritual experience before settling in Poona (now Pune), and Shireen Irani.. As a boy, he formed the Cosmopolitan Club, which was dedicated to remaining informed in world affairs Born: Merwan Sheriar Irani, 25 February , Pune, .

Bible Gateway passage: Matthew 24 - King James Version The Olivet discourse is Jesus teaching His apostles about end times prophecy. It parallels the Book of Revelation. Specifically, Jesus teaches about the events that must transpire prior to His. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Discourses on Livy (Oxford World's Classics) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(41).


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Two practical discourses necessary for these times: the one, for studying to be quiet under present circumstances. The other, for casting off all distrustful thoughts and. Two practical discourses necessary for these times. The one, for studying to be quiet under present circumstances. The other, for casting off all distrustful thoughts and fears about future things.

By Matthew Hole, B.D. and vicar of Stokegursy in Somersetshire. BOOK TWO CHAPTER 1 That confidence is not inconsistent with caution yours these books, yours these discourses." Then when he shall have laboured sufficiently and exercised himself in this of the matter, let him come to me again and say, "I desire to be free from passion and free from perturbation; and I wish as a pious man and a philosopher.

Yours Two practical discourses necessary for these times book these possessions; yours these books; yours these discourses." Then, when he has [p. ] thoroughly mastered this first class, let him come to me again and say, "I desire indeed to be free from passion and perturbation; but I desire too, as a pious, a philosophic, and a diligent man, to know what is my duty to God, to my parents, to.

DISCOURSES OF NICCOLO MACHIAVELLI ON THE FIRST TEN (BOOKS) OF TITUS LIVIUS TO ZANOBI BUONDELMONTI AND COSIMO RUCELLAI SECOND BOOK. Men always praise ((but not always reasonably)) the ancient times and find fault with the present; and they are such partisans of things past, that they celebrate not only that age which has been recalled to their memory by known.

"Sound and orthodox discourses": why we need the Book of Homilies the first Book hardly overlooks the practical, with its homilies on Charity, Swearing, and against Contention. and subjects. Or in the words of the Article, "a godly and Wholesome Doctrine, and necessary for these times".

Perhaps the key part of Young's essay, however, is Author: Laudable Practice. For, after these things, it is not necessary for me to say anything more with a view to explain the motion of the heart, except that when its cavities are not full of blood, into these the blood of necessity flows,--from the hollow vein into the right, and from the venous artery into the left; because these two vessels are always full of blood.

This book is the manual everyone needs to foster a climate of civility, connection, and empathy. Accolades “This is a self-help book on how to argue effectively, conciliate, gently persuade. The worshipper's practical religion is the power of love and devotion. The worker's practical religion consists in doing good works.

And so, as in every other thing, we are always trying to ignore the standard of another, trying to bind the whole world to our standard. Doing good to his fellow-beings is the practical religion of the man full of.

Discourses on Livy: Dedication and Preface By Coyle Neal, January 2, SEE THE END OF THIS POST FOR AN IMPORTANT UPDATE Book dedications these days are largely aimed at family members and close friends, regardless of political status or personal virtue.

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theoretician who wrote the book "Orientalism" inmaking powerful use of Foucaltian discourse orientalism originally the study of the Middle East, but argued by Said to be a way of defining differences between different groups of people from another, e.g. the legitimate from the illegitimate, the normal from the abnormal; naturalizes a.

Epictetus was concerned with ethics and moral authority. He emphasized practice, not theorizing. Discourses is rooted in common experience and common sense, which helps explain, though teachings from nearly two millennia ago, they continue to inform and shape the lives of present-day readers.

Epictetus spent the remainder of his life in Nicopolis. When he retired from teaching, he spent his final. The Social Contract renders law necessary, and at the same time makes it quite clear that laws can proceed only from the body of citizens who have constituted the State.

“Doubtless,” says Rousseau, “there is a universal justice emanating from reason alone; but this justice, to.

Book Two: Chapter 1 That confidence is not inconsistent with caution and he was always treating at least some one subject in a practical way. These are the things which a philosopher writes.

But little dissertations and that method, which In a different way something of the same kind is felt by those who listen to these discourses in a. Discourse is the use of language above and beyond the sentence: how people use language in texts and contexts.

Discourse analysts focus on peoples' actual utterances and try to figure out what processes make those utterances appear the way they do. The Discourses of Epictetus (Greek: Ἐπικτήτου διατριβαί, Epiktētou diatribai) are a series of informal lectures by the Stoic philosopher Epictetus written down by his pupil Arrian around AD.

Four books out of an original eight are still extant. The philosophy of Epictetus is intensely practical. He directs his students to focus attention on their opinions, anxieties Author: Epictetus. The two discourses did not come together to create a new sense of spirituality that reflected an equal balance of both discourses.

Nonetheless, the new understanding did involve a necessary interplay between the two discourses, not just a progression of one discourse to by: 9. These ceremonies are described by Dion Prus.

Orat. xii., quoted by Upton. 35 “And is this all the comfort, every serious reader will be apt to say, which one of the best philosophers, in one of his noblest discourses, can give to the good man under severe distress.

'Either tell yourself that present suffering void of future hope, is no evil. Over the past two years in the Madrasa Discourses program, we have learned to think about philosophy as “thinking about thinking.” Practitioners of any intellectual discipline, be it physics or history, deal with questions concerning what counts as valid knowledge and what theories and methods are acceptable for producing new knowledge.

The Discourses book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Few figures in intellectual history have proved as notorious and am /5(K).About the Book Facets of Spirituality is a kaleidoscopic profile of Swami Krishnananda in all his many manifestations – informally, as friend and companion to his disciples; more formally as teacher and guide to his votaries; and most majestically as a philosopher of profound depth and wisdom.

Swami Krishnananda’s is a multifaceted personality which like a diamond shines in every facet.In these later years of his life, his discourses were written down by his disciple Arrian, a man of the highest character, both as a philosopher and as an historian.

But four of the original eight books remain. The date of Epictetus’s death is entirely unknown.