ledge, and prudence; qualities that beingaquot; absolutely neces- sary in troublesome times, and rarely to be found in the same man, ought ... An infinite number of men give themselves out for true friends, in order to appear of some consequence.
|Title||:||De l'esprit; or, Essays on the mind, and its several faculties. Transl. To which are prefixed, a life and portrait of the author|
|Author||:||Claude Adrien Helvétius|