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.
I have been (as your majesty knoweth best) never author of any immoderate counsel, but always desired to have things carried suavibus modis.
Earthing up therefore prevents these injuries, but where practised to an immoderate extent it materially reduces the produce of tubers.
On the contrary, he is careful to point out, first, that immoderate social affections defeat themselves, miss their proper end, and are therefore bad; secondly, that as an individual's good is part of the good of the whole " self-affections " existing in a duly limited degree are morally good.