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... and condemns to greatest share 30 For which to strive , no strise can grow up
there From faction ; for none sure will claim in Hell Precedence ; none , whose
portion is so small Of present pain , that with ambitious mind Will covet more .
My voice dissuades ; for what can force or guile With him , or who deceive his
mind , whose eye Views all things at one view ? He from Heaven ' s height All
these our motions vain sees and derides ; 191 Not more almighty to resist our
520 Thence more at ease their minds , and somewhat raised By false
presumptuous hope , the ranged Powers Disband ; and , wandering , each his
several way Pursues , as inclination or sad choice Leads him perplex ' d , where
he may ...
So much the rather thou , celestial Light , Shine inward , and the mind through all
her powers Irradiate ; there plant eyes , all mist from thence Purge and disperse ,
that I may see and tell Of things invisible to mortal sight . 55 Now had the ...
... and worthiest to be all Had in remembrance always with delight ; But what
creative mind can comprehend 705 Their number , or the wisdom infinite That
brought them forth , but hid their causes deep I saw when at his word the formless
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This is by far my favorite edition of Paradise Lost. Since the text is full of archaic references, understanding what is meant can often be difficult (and result in a lot of trips to reference books ... Read full review