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" Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such, We scarcely can praise it, or blame it too much; Who, born for the universe, narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind. "
The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith - Страница 61
по Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 страници
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

W. H. Auden - 2004 - 553 страници
...it can't be denied 'em, That sly-boots was cursedly cunning to hide 'em. Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such, We scarcely can praise it, or blame it too much; Who, born for the universe, narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind. Though fraught with all learning,...
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British Biography: A Reader

Carl Edmund Rollyson - 2005 - 308 страници
...reflect on the loss of such an intellectual feast, regret that he should be characterised as the man, "Who born for the universe narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind?" My revered friend walked down with me to the beach, where we embraced and parted with tenderness, and...
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Woodrow Wilson: The Essential Political Writings

Woodrow Wilson, Ronald J. Pestritto - 2005 - 279 страници
...audience. You remember what Goldsmith playfully suggested for Burke's epitaph; "Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such. We scarcely can praise it. or blame it. too much; Who. too deep for his hearers, still went on refining. And thought of convincing while they thought of dining;...
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Pushing to the Front, Том 1

Orison Swett Marden - 2005 - 460 страници
...narrowing, hardemng tendency of his occupation. Said Goldsmith,— - Burke, born for the umverse, narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind " Constant engagement in traffic and barter has no elevating influence," says Lyndall. " The endeavor...
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Conservative Thinkers: From John Adams to Winston Churchill

Peter Viereck - 1978 - 191 страници
...with meanness" and quoted Oliver Goldsmith's verdict on Burke: "Who, born for the universe, narrowed his mind/ And to party gave up what was meant for mankind." Never having been so radical when young, Burke was never so reactionary when old as Coleridge and Wordsworth;...
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Rising in the World, Or Architects of Fate

Orison Swett Marden - 2006 - 552 страници
...hardening tendency of his occupation. Said Goldsmith, — " Burke, bom for the tioirerse, narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind." " Constant engagement in traffic and baiter has no elevating influence," says Lyndall. " The endeavor...
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Thought-Provoking Quotations

...is not rest, A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed. - William Cowper Here lies our good Edmund, whose genius was such, We scarcely can praise it, or blame it too much; Who, born for the Universe, narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind. - Samuel Johnson on Edmund Burke...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 2008 - 1024 страници
...intellectual feast, regret that he should be characterised as the man, Who born for the universe narrowed his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind? My revered friend walked down with me to the beach, where we embraced and parted with tenderness, and...
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