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" WHATEVER is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain and danger, that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror, is a source of the sublime; that is, it is productive... "
The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of His ... - Page 53
by Robert Bisset - 1800
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1756
...danger, and they are the most powerful of all the passions. SECT. VII. — OF THE SUBLIME. 'WHATEVEE is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or i is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner ' analogous to terror, is a source...
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Sketches from nature: taken, and coloured, in a journey to Margate ...

George Keate - 1790
...mistake to make fear a cause of the sublime, rather than a possible effect. "Whatever," says Burke, "is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror, is a source of the...
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The Naval Chronicle, Volume 1

James Stanier Clarke, Stephen Jones, John Jones - Naval art and science - 1799
...Falconer. of the reader ; for as our lamented Master* of the Sublime ha* well observed, *' Whatever is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or is conversant about terrible objcfts, or opsrates in a manner analagous to terror, is a source of The...
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An analytical inquiry into the principles of taste

Richard Payne Knight - 1805
...philosophy, so far as relates to the sublime ; which is first stated to proceed/rote whatever is fated in any sort to excite the ideas of pain and danger...objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror*. But, nevertheless, as the author immediately adds, when danger or pain press too nearly, they are incapable...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1806
...and danger, and they are the most powerful of all the passions. SECT. VII. OF THE SDBLIME. WHATEVER is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain...and danger, that is to say, whatever is in any sort terfible, of is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terrour, is...
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An Analytical Inquiry Into the Principles of Taste

Richard Payne Knight - Aesthetics - 1806 - 473 pages
...<} whatever is Jitted in any sort to excite the Pathetic. ideas of pain and danger ; that is to nay, whatever is in any sort terrible, or conversant about...objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror *. But, nevertheless, as the author immediately adds, when danger or pain press too nearly, they are...
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An Analytical Inquiry Into the Principles of Taste

Richard Payne Knight - Aesthetics - 1806 - 473 pages
...which is first stated to proceedjrom bjime ac(j whatever is fitted in any sort to excite the Pathetic. ideas of pain and danger ; that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or conversant abvut terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror *. But, nevertheless, as the author...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1815
...chiefly on pain and danger, and they are the most powerful of all the passions. OF THE SUBLIME. WHATEVER is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain,...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, er is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terrour, is a source...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 81

1857
...little suited to become the groundwork of a noble philosophy : — " Whatever ia fitted," says Burke, "in any sort to excite the ideas of pain and danger—...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or ia conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror, is a source of the...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: With a Portrait ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1823
...and danger, and they are the most powerful of all the passions. SECTION VII. OF THE SUBLIME. WHATEVER is fitted in any sort to excite the ideas of pain...that is to say, whatever is in any sort terrible, or is conversant about terrible objects, or operates in a manner analogous to terror, is a source of the...
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