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" And yet, on the other hand, unless wariness be used, as good almost kill a man as kill a good book: who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image; but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in... "
A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ... - Page 57
edited by - 1889 - 701 pages
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Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life, "fis true no age ran R B \I i -^ of a rejected truth, for the want of which whole cations fare the worse. We should be wary, there!<«>,...
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The American Biblical Repository, Volume 9

Theology - 1837
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were in the eye". Many a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true, no age...
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The Chain Rule: A Manual of Brief Commercial Arithmetic

Charles Louis Schönberg - 1844 - 72 pages
...« in a viol, the purest efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that l>rnl them. — Mauy a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good book is the preciou* lifeblim.l of a master-spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life."—...
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The Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1845
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were in the eye. Many a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, imbahned and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true, no age...
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Class Book of Prose: Consisting of Selections from Distinguished English and ...

John Seely Hart - Readers - 1845 - 372 pages
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in the eye. Many a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. 'T is true no age can...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, ш it were, in the eye. Many a man a life beyond life. Tis true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss; and...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in the eye. paiuted with stars, and lighted. ffiyJit. Vanish,...glory shine, As she doth burn in rage ; come, leav np on purpose to a life beyond life. Tis true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no...
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Elements of English Grammar, Analytical and Synthetical: Arranged in ...

William Colgrove Kenyon - English language - 1849 - 328 pages
...this fickle, this fleeting period, without bewailings, or envyings, or murmurings, or complainings. Many a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good...book is the precious life-blood of a master-spirit. Christianity is indeed peculiarly fitted to the more delicate sensibilities of refined mmds ; to the...
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The Wesley banner and revival record [afterw.] The Wesley banner ..., Volume 2

Samuel Dunn - 1852
...but he who kills a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in the eye. ng and noon and evening, lip and heart Had groan'd, " Наго precioe« life-blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a Ufe beyond life....
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The Fourth Estate: Contributions Towards a History of Newspapers ..., Volume 1

Frederick Knight Hunt - English newspapers - 1850 - 298 pages
...but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in the eye. Many a man lives a burden to the earth; but a good book is the precious life blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true,...
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