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" Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such, We scarcely can praise it or blame it too much ; Who, born for the universe, narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind... "
Learned in the Law: Or, Examples and Encouragements from the Lives of ... - Página 250
por William Henry Davenport Adams - 2002 - 386 páginas
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Parriana: Miscellaneous materials bearing on Parr's controversies

Edmund Henry Barker - 1829
...intellectual feast, regret that he should be characterised as the man, ' Who born for the universe narrow'd his mind, ' And to party gave up what was meant for mankind ? ' " Dr. Johnson seems to have been imperfectly acquainted with Berkeley's doctrine," says the annotator...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volúmenes3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830
...of the shrewd observation, wit and livelinee* which distinguish the happiest of his prose writings. an Book Exchange liis mind, And to party gave up what was meant lor mankind. Though fraught with all learning, yet t...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 páginas
...Yet some have declar'd, and it can't be deny'd 'em, That sly-boots was cursedly cunning to hide 'em. Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such,...or blame it too much ; Who, born for the universe, narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind : Tho' fraught with all learning,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 páginas
...denied 'em That sly-boots was cursedly cunning to hide 'em Here lies our good Edmund,t whose genius wa tages for the empty pleasure of improving society. By his present method, he is li narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind Though fraught with all learning,...
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The British Satirist: Comprising the Best Satires of the Most Celebrated ...

1831 - 388 páginas
...attorney. " Vide page 181. fo) Since this note was written, of " Calvary, or the De*th of Christ " Hera lies our good 'Edmund, whose genius was such, We scarcely...or blame it too much ; Who, born for the universe, narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind. Though fraught with all learning,...
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Christian Examiner, Volumen5;Volumen10

1831
...consented to mingle himself with the political wranglings of the day, that ' Born for the universe, he narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind.' To the works, to which we have already alluded, we shall have occasion to recur in the course of this...
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The Christian Examiner and General Review, Volumen10

Francis Jenks, James Walker, Francis William Pitt Greenwood, William Ware - 1831
...consented to mingle himself with the political wranglings of the day, that ' Born for the universe, he narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind.' To the works, to which we have already alluded, we shall have occasion to recur in the course of this...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volumen1

James Boswell - 1831
...intellectual feast, regret that he should aracterised as the man, " Who born for the universe narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind 1 ? " r revered friend walked down with me to the i, where we embraced and parted with tenderand engaged...
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The speeches in both houses of parliament, on the question of reform in the ...

Parliament proc, Will. iv - 1832
...greatness, and his value were lost to the country. His epitaph was written long before his death : — Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such,...blame it too much ; . Who, born for the universe, • narrow'd his mind. And to рапу g.ive up what wag meant for mankind. That is the natural effect...
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The Georgian Era: The royal family. The pretenders and their adherents ...

1832
...narrow'd his mind. And to party gave up what was meaut for mankind ; Tho' fraught with all learning, kept straining his throat, To persuade Tommy Townshend...him a vote ; Who, too deep for his hearers, still weut on refining, And thought of convincing, while they thought of dining. Though equal to all things,...
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