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" Cease then, nor order imperfection name : Our proper bliss depends on what we blame. Know thy own point : This kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, heaven bestows on thee. Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to be as blest as thou... "
The Historical Reader: Designed for the Use of Schools and Families. On a ... - Page 102
by John Lauris Blake - 1825 - 372 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 524 pages
...He fiils, he bounds, connects, and equals all. 2S0 X. Cease then, nor order imperfection name : Our proper bliss depends on what we blame. Know thy own...— In this, or any other sphere, Secure to be as bless'd as thou canst bear : Safe in the hand of one disposing Power, Or in the natal, or the mortal...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 3-4

British anthology - 1825
...; He fills, he bounds, connects, and equals all ! 10. Cease then, nor order imperfection name ; Our proper bliss depends on what we blame. Know thy own...Submit — In this or any other sphere, Secure to be as bless'd as thou canst bear ; Safe in the hand of one disposing Power, Or in the natal or the mortal...
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The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-volume Edition of the Twickenham Text ...

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1963 - 850 pages
...1 1 1 ff; on equals, IV 53-62, esp. 6 1-2 and 326. x. Cease then, nor ORDER Imperfection name: Our proper bliss depends on what we blame. Know thy own...This kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit — In this, or any other sphere, 285 Secure to be as blest as thou...
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The Great Chain of Being

Arthur O. LOVEJOY, Lovejoy, Arthur Oncken Lovejoy, Professor Arthur O Lovejoy - Philosophy - 1936 - 382 pages
...confronted with physical or with moral evils, wrote Pope, " to reason well is to submit"; and again: Know thy own point; this kind, this due degree, Of...blindness, weakness, Heaven bestows on thee. Submit! It is, of course, true that the optimistic writers were eager to show that good comes out of evil ;...
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Impure Reason: Dialectic of Enlightenment in Germany

W. Daniel Wilson, Robert C. Holub - Philosophy - 1993 - 495 pages
...soul." Where the slogan of autonomy fosters a spirit of self-assertion, Pope's message is different: "Know thy own point: this kind, this due degree /...sphere, / Secure to be as blest as thou canst bear" (1.267-68, 283-86). 6. "Die Schonheit eines kunstlichen Werkes beruht nicht auf einem leeren Diinkel,...
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All's Well that Ends Well

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 245 pages
...Alexander Pope's Essay on Man (1733—4; translated into French prose in 1736 and French verse in 1737): Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to...thou canst bear: Safe in the hand of one disposing pow'r, Or in the natal, or the mortal hour. All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction,...
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Lissabons Fall - Europas Schrecken: die Deutung des Erdbebens von Lissabon ...

Ulrich Löffler - Religion - 1999 - 721 pages
...Erkenntnisschritt gegen die kleingläubige Klage zu stellen: „Cease then, nor Order imperfection name:/ Our proper bliss depends on what we blame./ Know thy own...This kind, this due degree/ Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee[...]" (Pope, Essay, 34,281-36,285). 22 Geliert, Vorlesungen fGS 6J, 471. »...
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The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Poetry

John Sitter - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 298 pages
...designing creativity who must, however, accept the limitations mortality placed on their understanding: "In this, or any other sphere, / Secure to be as blest as thou can bear: / Safe in the hand of one disposing Pow'r, / Or in the natal, or the mortal hour. / All Nature...
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Shakespeare and Religion: Essays of Forty Years

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 392 pages
...date. [1966] 193 general, on seeing the pattern and design, the creative pattern, in any situation: Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to...thou canst bear: Safe in the hand of one disposing Pow'r, Or in the natal, or the mortal hour. All Nature is but Art, unknown to thee; All Chance, Direction,...
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Revolutionary Acts: Theater, Democracy, and the French Revolution

Susan Maslan - History - 2005 - 275 pages
...optimistic creed was explained perhaps most pithily and certainly most famously by Pope in the Essay on Man: Submit. In this, or any other sphere, Secure to be...thou canst bear: Safe in the hand of one disposing pow'r, Or in the natal, or the mortal hour, All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, but...
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