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" I endure to interrupt the pursuit of no less hopes than these, and leave a calm and pleasing solitariness, fed with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of... "
The Life of John Milton - Page 196
by Charles Symmons - 1810 - 646 pages
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 10

Henry Allon - Christianity - 1849
...with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of Truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies, to come into the dim reflection of hollow antiquities, sold by the seeming bulk, and there be fain...
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Treasury of Choice Quotations

Treasury - Quotations, English - 1869 - 458 pages
...written to aftertimes, as they should not willingly let it die. The Reason of Church Government. Book ii. Beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies. Ibid. He who would not be frustrate of his hope to write well hereafter in laudable things, ought himself...
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Outlines of Composition: Designed to Simplify and Develop the Principles of ...

H. Joseph Zander, Timothy Edward Howard - English language - 1869 - 215 pages
...care : all his wants are provided for. 3. His time is agreeably divided between play and study, — " Beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies." MILTON. 4. His constant cheerfulness enables him quickly to forget injuries. " Young men soon give...
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Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, the Judiciary, and related ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies - 1977
...Director, Allowances Staff Education has for its object the formation of character. —Herbert Spencer Beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies. —John Milton Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the...
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Speaking Silences: Stillness and Voice in Modern Thought and Jewish Tradition

Andrew V. Ettin - Religion - 1994 - 209 pages
...with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies." Sharp but saving words: in like spirit he observes that, "although divine inspiration must certainly...
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John Milton: 1628-1731

John T. Shawcross - English poetry - 1995 - 439 pages
...with cherful and confident thoughts, to imbark in a troubl'd sea of noises and hoars disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightfull studies to come into the dim reflexion of hollow antiquities sold by the seeming bulk,...
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Milton: The life

William Riley Parker - Poets, English - 1996 - 1539 pages
...with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of Truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies to come into the dim reflexion of hollow antiquities sold by the seeming bulk' (241). To make matters...
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The Library of Congress: The Art and Architecture of the Thomas Jefferson ...

John Y. Cole, John Young Cole, Henry Hope Reed, Herbert Small - Architecture - 1997 - 320 pages
...stars. — Edward Young There is but one temple in the Universe and that is the Body of Man. — Novalis Beholding the bright countenance of Truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies. — Milton The true university of these days is a collection of books. — Carlyle The history of the...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1997 - 625 pages
...WENDELL HOLMES, SR., (1809-1894) US writer, physician. The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table, ch. 6 (1858). Beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies. JOHN MILTON, (1608-1674) British poet. The Reason of Church Government, introduction to bk. 2 (1642)....
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...and tyrannical duncery no free and splendid wit can flourish. 7654 The Reason of Church Government Beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies. 7655 Samson Agonistes Ask for this great deliverer now, and find him Eyeless in Gaza at the mill with...
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