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Eloquence a virtue

Franz Theremin

Eloquence a virtue

or, Outlines of a systematic rhetoric.

by Franz Theremin

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Published by Draper and Halliday in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eloquence,
  • Oratory

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTr. from the German of Dr. Francis Theremin, by William G. T. Shedd. With an introductory essay.
    SeriesWilliam G. T. Shedd was graduated from the University of Vermont in 1839.
    ContributionsShedd, William Greenough Thayer, 1820-1894, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4114 .T5 1867
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, [17]-216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6307737M
    LC Control Number34020457
    OCLC/WorldCa3113116

      Fortunately, eloquence is a skill that can be taught, practiced, and mastered. Here are nine easily mastered techniques to quickly make yourself more eloquent and smarter sounding.   A Treasury of Virtues is a collection by the Fatimid Shafi'i judge al-Quda'i (d. H/ AD) of sayings, sermons, and teachings attributed to 'Ali ibn Abi Talib (d. 40 H/ AD). 'Ali was the cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad, the first Shia Imam and the fourth Sunni Caliph/5(2).

    Of eloquence. A book will always be read with more pleasure and ease, if it be written in fair characters; and so every one will the more easily attend to discourses likewise, if ornamented with proper and beautiful expressions. Nothing beyond itself, only its own perversion. Therefore in the Will alone is vice; in the Will alone is virtue. Leave a Comment / Inspirational, The Virtue of Toil / By INDAR MAHARAJ Polly Adler was a madam whose career span years. She ran a high-end bordello catering to the rich and famous. After clashing with authorities, she realized that the soil upon which the seeds of her labors were sown were sterile.

    If it excites you, you can read most of a chapter on how Cicero’s views of the ideal orator, and the relationship between virtue and eloquence, were developed by Augustine on Google Books. In Brutus he calls eloquence the “marrow and quintessence of persuasion.” For Cicero, the ideal person was an orator-philosopher-statesman, and the. In addition to authoring several scholarly papers, I have authored a book on personal development entitled The Eloquence of Effort available on Amazon and other online book vendors. During my tenure as a graduate student, I was the proud recipient of several prestigious scholarships.


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