Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed always unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm; but it may be said that at least he preserved the source of action unpolluted, that his principles were never... "
The poetical works of William Collins, with the comm. of Langhorne. To which ... - Page 8
by William Collins - 1804
Full view - About this book

Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1826 - 734 pages
...uniform—. That this man, wise and virtuous as be was, passed always unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm: but it may be said that he at least preserved the source of action unpolluted, that his principles were never shaken, that...
Full view - About this book

The poems, of William Collins, with notes selected and orig. by W. Crowe

William Collins - 1828 - 104 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed almost unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm; but it may be said, that, at (east, he preserved the source of action unpolluted, that his principles were never shaken, that his...
Full view - About this book

Life of Robert Burns

John Gibson Lockhart - 1828 - 324 pages
...uniform.— That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed always unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm : but it may be said that he at least preserved the source .of action unpolluted, that his principles were never shaken, that...
Full view - About this book

The picture of England & Wales

A F. Kendall - 1830 - 704 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed always unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm...right and wrong were never confounded, and that his fault* had nothing of malignity or design, but proceeded from some unexpected pressure or casual temptation."...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of William Collins, Volume 2

William Collins - 1830 - 234 pages
...into which poverty sometimes drives the best disposed persons, adding, that he " preserved the sources of action unpolluted, that his principles were never...from some unexpected pressure or casual temptation." A higher eulogium, from so rigid a moralist, could not be pronounced on a man whose life was, for many...
Full view - About this book

Lives of the poets. Lives of eminent persons. Political tracts. Philological ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1834 - 722 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he woe, passed almost unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm...never confounded, and that his faults had nothing of mulignity or design, but proceeded from some unexpected pressure, or casual temptation. "The latter...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

1836 - 558 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, pnssed always unrntangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm;...action unpolluted, that his principles were never shnkrn, that his distinctions of right and wrong were never confounded, and that his faults had nothing...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837 - 752 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed almost unentangled through the snares ʣ >I K5 섒^ 2 R = fv ( xb ۖ ̴ R`yÙ # )z... (V &u(f2A gF ͓ F #L ¹p *K c ş ; q 2 ̶ ٿtR 뼼 m. dignity or design, but proceeded from some unexpected pressure, or casual temptation. " The latter...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns, John Gibson Lockhart - 1837 - 628 pages
...uniform. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was*, passed always unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm : but it may be said that he at least preserved the source of action unpolluted, that his principles were never shaken, that...
Full view - About this book

Works, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1838 - 716 pages
...sincerity. That this man, wise and virtuous as he was, passed almost unentangled through the snares of life, it would be prejudice and temerity to affirm...pressure, or casual temptation. "The latter part of his lire cannot be remembered but with pity and sadness. He languished some years under that depression...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF