It was recognized that the inheritance of future generations was being recklessly sacrificed to satisfy the immoderate desire for profit.
That local taxation as a whole, though susceptible of some redistribution, is neither immoderate nor burdensome.
Earthing up therefore prevents these injuries, but where practised to an immoderate extent it materially reduces the produce of tubers.
The universal custom of sleeping on the house-top in summer promotes rheumatic and neuralgic affections; and in the Koh Daman of Kabul, which the natives regard as having the finest of climates, the mortality from fever and bowel complaint, between July and October, is great, the immoderate use of fruit predisposing to such ailments.
I have been (as your majesty knoweth best) never author of any immoderate counsel, but always desired to have things carried suavibus modis.