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" I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. "
Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors - Page 252
by Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
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The Year Book, of Daily Recreation & Information: Concerning Remarkable Men ...

William Hone - 1832 - 856 pages
...birds, fishes, insects, and reptiles. I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexerciscd and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the r.ue where that immortal garland is to be ii'n for, not without dust and heat. — Milton. b. i....
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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1834
...they ought to do ; for it is not possible to join serpentine wisdom with columbine innoACTIVE VIRTUE. I CANNOT praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised...race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, cency, except men knew exactly all the conditions of the serpent ; his baseness and going upon his...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1834
...unlicensed printing, but for the indiscriminate reading of all works, whatever their tendency : — ' I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue,...sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where the immortal garland is to be run for; not without dust and heat.' Still for an author, and an 'O author...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1834
...and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where the immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat.' Still for an author, and an author author on a subject of pure erudition, to refuse all communion with...
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Biblical Repository and Classical Review

Religion - 1835
...unbreathed, that never sallies out and •ees her adversary, but slink* out of the race, where the immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat.' Still for an author, and nn author on a subject of pure erudition, to refuse nil communion with one...
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The Church of England magazine [afterw.] The Church of England and Lambeth ...

1836
...and yet distinguish, and yet prefer that which is truly better, he is the true wayfaring Christian. I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered Virtue,...garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. — Milton. THE EXCELLENCY OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND. — In respect to her ministry, her ritual, and...
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Christian Examiner, Volume 1; Volume 19

Theology - 1836
...practice; we "cannot praise a fugitive and * Historical Memoirs of the Church of France, pp. 266, 267. cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that...sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race where the immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat." Mr. Hume, it is true, himself no...
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Select Prose Works, Volume 1

John Milton - 1836 - 2 pages
...and yet distinguish, and yet prefer that which is truly better, he is the true warfaring Christian. I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised, and unbreathed, that never sallies out and seeks her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, not...
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The Biblical Repository and Quarterly Observer, Volume 5

Theology - 1835
...their tendency : — ' I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexerciscd and (inbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where the immorul garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat.' Still for an author, and an author...
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...it! Like a centinel, Who sleeps upon his watch, it wakes in dread Ev'n at a breath of wind. HAV\UD. I CANNOT praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised...garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. MILTON. WHAT is it to have A flattering false inscription on a tomb, And in men's hearts reproach ?...
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