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by John Ruskin - 2006 - 104 pages
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John Ruskin

Frederic Harrison - Electronic books - 1902 - 216 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." And the whole closes with the words : " There is no wealth but Life — Life, including all its powers...
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The Works of John Ruskin, Volume 17

John Ruskin - 1905
...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. 66. Thus far, then, of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PRICE ; that is to say, of...
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The Works of John Ruskin, Volume 17

John Ruskin - 1905
...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. 66. Thus far, then, of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PRICE ; that is to say, of...
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The Works of John Ruskin, Volume 17

John Ruskin - 1905
...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. 66. Thus far, then, of wealth. Next, we have to ascertain the nature of PRICE ; that is to say, of...
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School and Home Education, Volume 26

Education - 1907
...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 great sin of the modern world. Ruskin thinks, is still the sin of Judas. We do not disbelieve our...
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De Quibus: Discourses and Essays

William Henry Taylor - Radium - 1908 - 380 pages
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful, the dull, the imaginative, the sensitive, the well informed, the improvident, the irregularly and impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open...
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Christianizing the Social Order

Walter Rauschenbusch - Christian sociology - 1912 - 493 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." 1 The question is not so much whether some rich men are still good, as what their riches will ultimately...
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Methodist Review, Volume 82

1900
...insensitive, and ignorant. The persons who remain poor are the entirely foolish, the entirely wise, the idle, the reckless, the humble, the thoughtful, the dull, the imaginative, the sensitive, the improvident, the irregularly and impulsively wicked, the clumsy knave, the open thief, and the entirely...
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The Cry for Justice: An Anthology of the Literature of Social Protest; the ...

Upton Sinclair - Social justice - 1915 - 891 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. Hoot leaner BY ROBERT BROWNING (Celebrated English poet, 1812-1889. The present poem has been generally...
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Literary Recreations

Sir Edward Tyas Cook - Books and reading - 1918 - 329 pages
...(ffestmintttr Gazette, March 23, 1915). 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. These passages both belong to Ruskin's middle period. Of his altered manner of writing in descriptive...
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