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" Yet when I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems And in herself complete, so well to know Her own, that what she wills to do or say, Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best. "
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ... - Page 282
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - 1829
...image who made both, and less expressing The character of that dominion given O'er other creatures; yet when I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems,...own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best: Degraded, wisdom in discourse with her All higher knowledge in her...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: To which is Prefixed the Life of the Author

John Milton - 1829 - 375 pages
...character of that dominion given O'er other creatures ; yet when I approach Her loveliness, so ahsolute she seems, And in herself complete, so well to know...own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, hest ; All higher knowledge in her presence falls Degraded, wisdom in discourse...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1831 - 294 pages
...made both, and less expressing The character of that dominion given 545 O'er other creatures : Yet when I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems...own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best : 550 As one intended first, not after made 555 Occasionally ; and,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1834 - 392 pages
...both , and less expressing The character of that dominion given 545 O'er other creatures: yet when 1 approach. Her loveliness , so absolute she seems And..., that what she wills to do or say, Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest , best: 550 All higher knowledge in her presence fulls Degraded; wisdom in...
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Sketches of English literature: with considerations on the spirit ..., Volume 2

François-René Chateaubriand (vicomte de) - English literature - 1836
...side subducting, took perhaps More than enough ; at least on her bestow'd Too much of ornament • When I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems,...own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best ; All higher knowledge in her presence falls Degraded. Wisdom in discourse...
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Holiness, Or The Legend of St. George:: A Tale from Spencer's [sic] Faerie ...

Elizabeth Palmer Peabody - Children's stories - 1836 - 182 pages
...honor. This is still nobler than Milton's view, in that exquisite passage, where Adam saya of Eve, " When I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems,...own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best; All higher knowledge in her presence falls Degraded ; Wisdom in discourse...
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

English poetry - 1836
...The character of that dominion given O'er other creatures : yet when 1 approach Her loveliness, BO absolute she seems, And in herself complete, so well...own, that what she wills to do or say, Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best; All higher knowledge in her presence falls Degraded ; wisdom in dtscourse...
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Oeuvres completes, Volume 36

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...who made both, and less expressing The character of that dominion given O'er other creatures : yet, when I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems,...And in herself complete, so well to know Her own, (hat what she wills to do or say, » j'ai amené mon histoire jusqu'au comble de la » félicité terrestre...
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A history of the holy Bible, with an intr., additional notes and ...

Thomas Stackhouse - 1836
...dominion giv'a O'er other creatures ; yet when I approach Her loveliness, >o absolute she seem«. So in herself complete, so well to know Her own, that what she wills to do, or ьау. Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, liest. All higher knowledge in her presence falls Degraded,...
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Paradis perdu: de Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1837
...character of that dominion given O'er other creatures : yet, when I approach Her loveliness, so absolu te she seems, And in herself complete, so well to know...own, that what she wills to do or say, Seems wisest, virtumisest, discreetest, best : All higher knowleelge in her presence falls Degraded ; wisdom in discourse...
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