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" Whatever withdraws us from the power of our senses, whatever makes the past, the distant, or the future, predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me, and from my friends, be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct... "
The Juvenile Tourist ; Or, Excursions Into the West of England: Into the ... - Page 66
by John Evans - 1818 - 520 pages
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The Textuary and ritualist; or, Biblical and liturgical repertory: by a ...

...predominate over the present; advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me, and from my friends, be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct...has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. The man is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plain of Marathon, or...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 5

Periodicals - 1835
...predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me, and from my friends, be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct...ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or Tirtuo. That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plains of Marathon,...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1836 - 496 pages
...thinking beings. Far from me and far from шу friends be such frigid philosophy as may conduct и indifferent and unmoved over any ground which has...That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism wuuld not gain force upon the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warmer among the ruins...
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Sketches of the Coasts and Islands of Scotland and of the Isle of ..., Volume 2

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1836
...of real events, whether domestic, heroic, or sacred, awakens all the emotions which belong to it. " That man is little to be envied whose patriotism would not gain force on the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warmer amid the ruins of lona*." * These observations...
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Sketches of the coasts and islands of Scotland, and of the Isle of Man

Charles John Shore (2nd baron Teignmouth.) - 1836
...of real events, whether domestic, heroic, or sacred, awakens all the emotions which belong to it. " That man is little to be envied whose patriotism would not gain force on the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warmer amid the ruins of lona*." * These observations...
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Lectures on General Literature, Poetry, &c., Delivered at the Royal ...

James Montgomery - Literature - 1838 - 324 pages
...predominate over the present, — advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me, and from my friends, be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct...to be envied whose patriotism would not gain force on the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lona." True and beautiful,...
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A gazetteer of the Old and New Testaments: to which is added the natural ...

William Fleming - 1838
...The eloquent passage of Dr Johnson, in vindication of such feelings and sympathies, is well known : " Far from me and my friends be such frigid philosophy...has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. The man is little to be envied whose patriotism would not gain force on the plains of Marathon, or...
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Parallel universal history, an outline of the history and biography of the ...

Philip Alexander Prince - 1838
...future, predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me and from my friends be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct...has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. The man is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plain of Marathon, or...
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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans, Volume 1

James Browne - Clans - 1838
...KINGS. 95 philosophy, as would conduct us, indifferent and unmoved, over any ground which has heen dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. That man...to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force on the plains of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warm aimm;; the ruins of lona." As illustrative...
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The Churchman; a monthly magazine in defence of the venerable Church and ...

1841
...of that frigid philosophy which would conduct me, indifferent and unmoved, to such a site, or indeed over any ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. " The man is little to be envied whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plain of Marathon,...
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