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" That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to know That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom... "
Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ... - Page 53
1776
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...notions vain. But apt the mind or fancy is to rove Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learn, 190 That not to...more, is fume, Or emptiness, or fond impertinence, 193 And renders us in things that most concern Unpractis'd, unprepar'd, and still to seek. Therefore...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as] The New ...

1837
...darkened, but mentally illuminated Milton written : — " Not to know at large of things remote From use and subtle, but to know That which before us lies in daily life Is the prime wisdom." It should ever be borne in mind, that success in life is not regarded by the wise man as an end, but...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...rove [vain. Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learn, That, not to know at large of things remote From use,...more, is fume, Or emptiness, or fond impertinence : And renders us, in things that most concern, Unpractised, unprepared, and still to seek. Therefore...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...rove [vain. Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learn, That, not to know at large of things remote From use,...know That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prune wisdom. What is more, is fume, Or emptiness, or fond impertinence : And renders us, in things...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - Bible - 1823 - 284 pages
...is to rove Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learn, That, not to know at large of things remote From use,...is more is fume, Or emptiness, or fond impertinence : And renders us, in things that most concern, Unpractised, unprepared, and still to seek. Therefore...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 8

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Thomas Hood, Theodore Edward Hook, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1823
...the door in my face, and the emphatical utterance of the interjection "Bah!" WHAT LIFE TO CHOOSE.' " Not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom." Paradise Lost. " WHEN 1 look round upon the material world," says a Pagan writer, " and observe the...
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The New Monthly Magazine, and Literary Journal, Volume 6

1823
...door in my face, and the emphatical utterance' of the interjection " Bah !" WHAT LIFE TO CHOOSE. " Not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...and subtle . but to know That which before us lies iu daily life, Is the prime wisdom." Paradist last. " WHEN I look round upon the material world," says...
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The Novice of Saint Dominick, Volume 4

Lady Morgan (Sydney) - Irish fiction - 1823
...feelings, and the disappointed emotions of a too-exquisite and unhappy sensibility. CBAF. XXXIV. " To know " That which before us lies in daily life " Is the prime wisdom." MILTON. " I've ta'en too little care of this." SHAKESPEARE. NEVER had the inclinations of Imogen pointed...
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author ..., Volume 1

British poets - 1824
...contain ; Oppresses else with surfeit, and soon turns Wisdom to folly. Milton's Paradise Lost, b. 7. Not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...more, is fume, Or emptiness, or fond impertinence, And renders us in things that most concern Unpractis'd, unprepared, and still to seek. Ibid, b. 8....
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1824
...notions vain. But apt the mind or fancy is to rove Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learn, 190 That not to...but to know That which before us lies in daily life, 173. be lowly wise :] Noli 193. That which before us lies altum sapere. Hume. in daily life,] Shadowed...
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