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" That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to know That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom... "
The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors - Page 402
by Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 pages
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Cœlebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volume 2

Hannah More - English fiction - 1809
...SEARCH OF A WIFE. COMPREHENDING OBSERVATIONS ON DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGION AND MORALS. For not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom. Milton. :T.ICE LONDON: PRINTED FOR T. CADELL AND W. DAVIES, IN THE STRAND. 1809. THE NEW YORK PUBLIC...
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Cœlebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volume 1

Hannah More - Courtship - 1809
...OK DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGIOX AND MORALS. *\ _ M ere For not to know at large of tilings remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to know That...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom. MILTON. PROM THE SECOND LONDON EDITION. IJY TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. NEW-YORK : v PUBLISHED BY T. AND J....
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Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...rove Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end; Till warn'd, or by experien ce taught, she learn, That, not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...renders us, in things that most concern, Unpractised, unprepar'd, and still to seek. Therefore from this high pitch let us descend A lower flight, and speak...
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The life of Milton, and Conjectures on the Origin of Paradise Lost, by ...

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...rove Uncheck'd, and of that roving is no end, Till warn'd, or hy experience taught, she learn, That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...impertinence, And renders us in things, that most concern, Unpractis'd, unprepar'd, and still to seek. These beautiful lines are built in some measure, as Bentley...
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Coelebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volume 1

Hannah More - 1810
...SEARCH OF A WIFE ; comprehending OBSERVATIONS DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGION AND MORALS. For not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom. Jifilton. FIFTH AMERICAN, FROM THE NINTH LONDON EDITION. IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. NEW-YORK: Printed...
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Cœlebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volumes 1-2

Hannah More - 1810
...SEARCH OF A WIFE. COMPREHENDING OBSERVATIONS OM DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGION AND MORALS. For not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wiidom. The third American Edition, IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. ''tinted and sold by T. te J. Swords. No....
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 1

1806
...rove Uiicheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, ibe le»rs, That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to kn»* That which before us lies iu daily life. '» the i-rimr wisdom ; which is more, is fume, Orrmpliitrm,...
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...vain. Uni/hpck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd. or by expedience tnujhf, s'-.e learn, Th?t not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and wMIe ; but to know That which before u* lies \:\ tini'y hfe, Is the prime M'is/losn r wh-it i^ more,...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...the place I desired to go. SELDIN. WISDOM. Not (o know at large of things remote From «se, obscnre and subtle ; but to know That which before us lies...impertinence ; And renders us in things that most concern, Unpractia'd, unprcpai'd, and still to seek. MllTOU. THE pleasures of the mind lie in knowledge, and...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 5

1815
...rove Unchecked, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learns, That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure,...things that most concern, Unpractised, unprepared, and still to seek. SPIRIT OF MAGAZINES, &c. THE RAPHAEL OF CATS. [Translated from a French Journal]...
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