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3. this to propose a Hermit's life, no a Scipio, a Hanibal, a Marlborough, all liv'd in the World but without mixing in what we call its occupations. Thus much of a Public & Private judgement in general; let us now examine it with regard to particular Virtues or accomplishments. [[underline]] I. Of Probity [[/underline]] Probity with regard to a particular Society consists in nothing more than in actions useful to that Society; in all its judgements such a Society is determin'd solely by its own interests. The Public in the same interested manner never bestows the names of honest, great, heroick, proportionably to the force of mind, courage or generosity with which the Action was attended, but to the importance of the Action, & the advantage the Society