I did not withdraw that affection from him without thinking I had the justest
at 543-44 (reproducing a letter, dated October 10, 1792, discussing Smith, from Hamilton to Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: "[Smith] is truly an excellent member--a ready clear speaker of a sound analytic head and the justest
views--I know no man whose loss from the House would be more severely felt by the good cause").
Soft, is the very word for her eye--of all epithets, the justest
that could be given.
Every kind of composition, even the most poetical, is nothing but a chain of propositions and reasonings; not always indeed the justest
and most exact, but still plausible and specious, however disguised by the coloring of the imagination.
McInerny, referring to the day of Maritain's death, refers to Plato, who had said of Socrates: "Such was the end, Echecrates, of our friend, concerning whom I may truly say that, of all the men of his time whom I have known, he was the wisest and justest