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" Knowledge before — a discovery that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy. "
The Writings of Henry David Thoreau - Page 294
by Henry David Thoreau - 1803
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Annual Report and Documents of the New York Institution for the ..., Volume 32

New-York Institution for the Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb - 1851 - 274 pages
...DUMB. We may safely veature upon an adaptation of the words of Shakspeare, and say, " there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy." Progress is the watchword and battle-ory of the present age, the most striking characteristic of the...
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Characters in the Gospels: Illustrating Phases of Character at the Present Day

Edwin Hubbell Chapin - 1852 - 180 pages
...in abeyance to reason, it knows too well, the truth of the poet's assertion, that " there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy," to assume at once a dogmatic unbelief. There are men in the world to whose vision, if we judge by their...
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Legends of the blessed Virgin. Transl

Jacques Albin S. Collin de Plancy - 1852 - 346 pages
...if it awaken some among us to the truth, that, in the words of our great poet — " There are more things in heaven and earth Than are dreamed of in our philosophy "—; if it accustom us to the idea of providential interpositions, not regulated according to those...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 1

1853 - 708 pages
...It is strange, 'tis passing strange, but truth, we read, is stranger than fiction. " There are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy." Chairs and tables, shovels and tongs, may be made to dance, for though they have no inclination so...
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The Illustrated Magazine, Volumes 23-24

1867 - 746 pages
...man at Charing Cross, that he who asked them was once an executed criminal. Truly there are " more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy." THE COLONEL'S WARD. (A Talt I'M Four Parti.) * BT CORA LYNN. PART I. CHAP. I. An old-fashioned country-house,...
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Select speeches, condensed and abridged by F.W. Newman

Lajos Kossuth - 1853 - 426 pages
...little English I know, I learned from your Shakspeare, and I learned from him that " there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy." Who knows what the future may bring forth ? I trust in God that all nations will become free, and that...
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Zoë, Or, The Quadroon's Triumph: A Tale for the Times, Volume 1

Elizabeth D. Livermore - 1855 - 352 pages
...her, through some peculiarity of constitution, the power to read futurity? Verily, ' there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy.' " " She was impressed, no doubt," said Mr. Korner, with a sly glance at Mrs. Hansen. " What is the...
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Chronicles of Wolfert's roost and other papers. Author's ed, Volume 77

Washington Irving - 1855 - 374 pages
...here, And fall like sleep upon their eyes, Or music on their ear. — BES JOKSOH. " THERE are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy," and among these may be placed that marvel and mystery of the seas, the Island of St. Brandan. Those...
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Wolfert's roost: and other sketches, Volume 78

Washington Irving - 1855 - 266 pages
...here, And fall like sleep upon their eyes, Or music on their ear. — BEN JOHSOIT. " THEBE are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy," and among these may be placed that marvel an4 jnystery of the seas, the Island of St. Brandan. Those...
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The Tangletown Letters: Being the Reminiscences, Observations, and Opinions ...

Elhanan Winchester Reynolds - 1856 - 386 pages
...up, in its descent into society. III. That, since God is Infinite, and man Finite, there may be "more things in Heaven and Earth than are dreamed of .in our philosophy." ULTIMATE REFLECTION — That it is best to prove all things, if we can, and to hold fast to that which...
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