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Unto This Last - Page 59
by John Ruskin - 2006 - 104 pages
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The Cornhill Magazine

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1860
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise,* the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PUCK ; that is to say, of exchange value, and its expression by currencies. Note first, of exchange,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 22

Literature - 1861
...insensitive, and ignorant. The [>ersons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise,* the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PBICE ; that is to say, of exchange value, and its expression by currencies. Note first, of exchange,...
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Studies and Romances

Henry Schütz Wilson - English fiction - 1873 - 384 pages
...by Death." MRS BROWNING. "The persons who remain poor, are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person." J. RUSKIN. IT is the afternoon of a hot, full summer day. I am sitting in the garden arbour, my favourite...
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'Light and shade', a sequel to 'The bitter cry of outcast London' [by A ...

Andrew Mearns - 1885
...from open violence, . . . the persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person.'' We will not judge the poor, then, at least-not indiscriminately, and not then until we have judged...
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The Review of Reviews, Volume 13

Albert Shaw - Literature - 1896
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person.' That little sentence, the keynote of that little book, contains an entire gospel in itself, a complete...
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The Complete Works of John Ruskin, Volume 6

John Ruskin - 1891
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise,* the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...thief, and the entirely merciful, just, and godly personThus far then of wealth. Next,, we have to ascertain the * "4 Ztti Srrmv ir4vtr<u."—Arist....
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Second series. 1860-1888

John Ruskin - 1893
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person. — UTL, IV. 122. THE BUSINESS-MAN AS HERO. — Philosophically, it does not, at first sight, appear...
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Sesame and lillies, Unto the last, Queen of the air

John Ruskin - English literature - 1894
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise,* the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...far then of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the * " A Zeiij 8farou itivtni." — Arist. Plut. 582. It would but weaken the grand words to lean on the...
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King Mammon and the Heir Apparent

George A. Richardson - Social history - 1896 - 446 pages
...insensitive and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just and godly person." The author might well have added among the causes which produce riches, the one which made him wealthy,...
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Tennyson, Ruskin, Mill and Other Literary Estimates

Frederic Harrison - LITERARY CRITICISM - 1899 - 330 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful,...and the entirely merciful, just, and godly person." That little sentence, the keynote of that little book, contains an entire gospel in itself, a complete...
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