1 This prince took a pleasure in conversing with me, inquiring into the manners, religion, laws, government, and learning of Europe; wherein I gave him the best account I was able.
Gulliver's Travels(V1)By Jonathan Swift Get Context In PART 2: CHAPTER III.
2 To these were joined several holy persons, as part of that assembly, under the title of bishops, whose peculiar business is to take care of religion, and of those who instruct the people therein.
Gulliver's Travels(V1)By Jonathan Swift Get Context In PART 2: CHAPTER VI.
3 They are bred up in the principles of honour, justice, courage, modesty, clemency, religion, and love of their country; they are always employed in some business, except in the times of eating and sleeping, which are very short, and two hours for diversions consisting of bodily exercises.
Gulliver's Travels(V1)By Jonathan Swift Get Context In PART 1: CHAPTER VI.
4 His majesty discovered not the least curiosity to inquire into the laws, government, history, religion, or manners of the countries where I had been; but confined his questions to the state of mathematics, and received the account I gave him with great contempt and indifference, though often roused by his flapper on each side.
Gulliver's Travels(V2)By Jonathan Swift Get Context In PART 3: CHAPTER II.