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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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Falkland: And Zicci

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1875 - 264 pages
...the terror which had so shaken, and the fancy which had so deluded, his mind. Are there not " more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy ? " A Spirit may hover in the air that we breathe : the depth of our most secret solitudes may be peopled...
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The Life and Letters of James Henley Thornwell

Benjamin Morgan Palmer - 1875 - 648 pages
...however, that you will prove an 'honest ghost,' and teach us, in the long run, that there are ' more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy;' in other words, that all the wisdom of the Presbyterian Church is not locked up in one or two places....
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London Society, Volume 30

James Hogg, Florence Marryat - 1876 - 698 pages
...destiny, and given me cause to acknowledge, beyond all men living perhaps, that there are indeed more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy. Asked to tell my tale, that it may be added to the numerous well-authenticated records of the ' strange...
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Zealandia: A Monthly Magazine of New Zealand Literature, by New ..., Volume 1

1889 - 744 pages
...coarse manceuvrings of an aunt, to outweigh the happiness of two lives. CHAPTEH V. " THERE ARE MORE THINGS IN HEAVEN AND EARTH THAN ARE DREAMED OF IN OUR PHILOSOPHY." About three weeks after Lacy's unsuccessful declaration, Robert Olbyn was on his way to his friend's...
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Biology, with Preludes on Current Events

Joseph Cook - 1877 - 370 pages
...on into the infinite, another class, — the unknown. Even in the nineteenth century, there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy. III. THE CONCESSIONS OF EVOLUTIONISTS. THE FORTY-EIGHTH LECTURE IN THE I1OSTON MONDAY LECTURESHIP,...
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The Life of Trust: Being a Narrative of the Lord's Dealings with George Müller

George Müller - 1877 - 524 pages
...our own knowledge of what we call the laws of nature ? Why should we not admit that "there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy " ? In a universe governed by moral law, why should not moral laws take precedence of all others ?...
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A Family Feud: After the German of Ludwig Harder

Ludwig Harder, Annis Lee Wister - 1877 - 248 pages
...superstition, Friiulein von Hohenheim ? It is very generally believed in my home, and you know ' there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy.' " "But what good fortune does this note thus heard Ibratell?" Amanda asked, with an affectation of...
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Half-hours of Blind Man's Holiday, Or Summer and Winter Sketches ..., Volume 2

William Wilthew Fenn - 1878 - 508 pages
...destiny, and given me cause to acknowledge, beyond all men living perhaps, that there are indeed more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy. Asked to tell my tale, that it may be added to the numerous well-authenticated records of the ' strange...
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Reedyford, Or, Creed and Character

Silas Kitto Hocking - 1880 - 382 pages
...was supernatural," and his lips curled as he spoke. "How true of Shakespeare, that ' there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy.' " "Did Shakespeare say that ? I've never read his books, but I've always understood he was a very carnal...
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Early Spring in Massachusetts: From the Journal of Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau - 1881 - 334 pages
...lighting up of the mist by the sun. But man cannot be said to know, in the highest sense, any better than he can look serenely and with impunity in the face of the sun. How when a man purchases a thing, he is determined to get and get hold of it, using how many expletives...
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