Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! "
The London student - Page 111
1868
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836
...thought and passion, all confused ; Still by himself abused or disabused; Created half to rise, or half to fall ; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all ; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd ; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wondrous creature! moun,t where science guides,...
Full view - About this book

Stanley: Or, The Recollections of a Man of the World, Volume 1

Horace Binney Wallace - 1838
...majestic wisdom — as his description of the state of man : ' Born but to die, and reasoning but to err : Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all ; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd ; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world !' Think of these words amid the din of worldly business;...
Full view - About this book

Out of Chaos: Refounding Religious Congregations

Gerald A. Arbuckle - Religion - 1988 - 201 pages
...such. Whether he thinks too little, or too much; Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd. . . . Great Lord of all things, yet a prey to all Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd.3 1n our efforts to describe the need for congregational prophets, 1 have turned to the findings...
Limited preview - About this book

Anthropologische und kosmologische Ordnungsutopien: Christoph Martin ...

Margit Hacker - Utopias in literature - 1989 - 180 pages
...but to err; [...] Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all;"110 Mit den Begriffspaaren "Mind" - "Body" und "Thought" - "Passion" werden die Pole einer dualistischen...
Limited preview - About this book

Lords of Light: The Path of Initiation in the Western Mysteries

W. E. Butler - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1990 - 182 pages
...reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much; Chaos of thought and passion, all confused; Still...lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge oftnith, in endless error hurled; Tlie glory, jest, and riddle of the world! That comes from Pope's...
Limited preview - About this book

Narratives of Human Evolution

Misia Landau - Social Science - 1993 - 215 pages
...be anything to look back on. (14) At first glance, Johanson's dim view reflects an old image of man: Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest and riddle of the world....
Limited preview - About this book

In and Out of the Mind: Greek Images of the Tragic Self

Ruth Padel - Drama - 1994 - 230 pages
...act, or rest; In doubt to deem himself a God, or Beast; In doubt his Mind or Body to prefer. . . . Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great Lord of all things, yet a prey to all. . . .M Some seed of this vision of an essential distinction between human and nonhuman is certainly...
Limited preview - About this book

The Meaning of Life: Insights of the World's Great Thinkers

William Gerber - Philosophy - 1994 - 282 pages
...but to err; . . . Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all: Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! Go, teach Eternal Wisdom how to rule — Then drop...
Limited preview - About this book

The Construction of Authorship: Textual Appropriation in Law and Literature

Martha Woodmansee, Peter Jaszi - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 462 pages
...little, or too much: Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world!14 By the end of Essay on Man, this mass of confusion...
Limited preview - About this book

Evolution and Literary Theory

Joseph Carroll - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 518 pages
...little, or too much; Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world!33 One of the current ways in which man is by himself...
Limited preview - About this book




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