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" I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. "
Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors - Page 258
by Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
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Discourses, Charges, Addresses, Pastoral Letters, Etc. Etc

Alonzo Potter - 1858 - 453 pages
...unbrcathed, that never sallies out and . seeks her adversary, but slinks out of the race, when * Milton. that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat." " In this theatre of man's life," says Bacon, " it is reserved only for God and angels to be lookers...
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Discourses, Charges, Addresses, Pastoral Letters, Etc. Etc

Alonzo Potter - 1858 - 453 pages
...wrestling with the perverseness of men, and the obstructions of nature and Providence. " It must be no fugitive and cloistered virtue* unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and seeks her adversary, but slinks out of the race, when * Milton. 16 that immortal garland is to be run...
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The Biglow Papers

James Russell Lowell - American wit and humor - 1859 - 198 pages
...vero habere nrtutem satis est, quasi artem aliquam, nisi utare, and from our Milton, who says,—-" I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue,...immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat.—Areop. He had taken the words out of the Roman's mouth, without knowing it, and might well...
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The Biglow papers, ed. with a preface by the author of 'Tom Brown's schooldays'.

James Russell Lowell - 1859
...vero habere virtutem satis est, quasi artem aliquam, nisi utare, and from our Milton, who says, — " I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue,...immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heal? — Areop. He had taken the words out of the Roman's mouth, without knowing it, and might well...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ..., Volume 3

David Masson - 1873
...to virtue and strength consists in full walking amid both, distinguishing, avoiding, and choosing. " I cannot praise a " fugitive and cloistered virtue,...unexercised and unbreathed, " that never sallies out to see her adversary, but slinks out of " the race where that immortal garland is to be run for not"...
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Ethica; Or, Characteristics of Men, Manners & Books

Arthur Lloyd Windsor - English literature - 1860 - 404 pages
...of the good," &c. What a contrast to the fused warmth which Milton infuses into the same subject. " I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue,...unexercised, and unbreathed, that never sallies out and seeks her adversary, but slinks out of the race when that immortal garland is to be run for, not without...
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The Biglow Papers, Volume 1

James Russell Lowell - American wit and humor - 1861 - 200 pages
...vero habere virtutem satis eat, quo6iarlem aliguam, nisi utare, and from our Milton, who says,—"I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised...immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat.—Areop. He had taken the words out of the Roman's mouth, without knowing it, and might well...
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The Biglow Papers, Volume 1

James Russell Lowell - American wit and humor - 1861 - 200 pages
...vero kabere virtatem satis estt quasi artem aliquam, nisi utare, and from our Milton, who says, — "I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue,...where that immortal garland is to be run for, not withoat dust and heat. — Areop. He had taken the words out of the Roman's mouth, without knowing...
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English Puritanism and Its Leaders: Cromwell, Milton, Baxter, Bunyan

John Tulloch - Baxter, Richard, 1615-1691 - 1861 - 488 pages
...— "I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised and unbreathcd, that never seeks out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the...garland is to be run for not without dust and heat." Elsewhere he says grandly, and in tho highest spirit of freedom, " Though all the winds of doctrine...
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Many thoughts of many minds. Compiled by H. Southgate

Henry Southgate - 1862
...and yet distinguish, and yet prefer that which is truly better, he я the true wayfaring Christian. I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised, and unbreathed, that never sallies out and set-s her adversary, but slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without...
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