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" ... or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors, or cause them to be read, till the attention be weary, or memory have its full fraught : then with useful and generous labours preserving... "
Pamphleteer: Dedicated to Both Houses of Parliament, to be Continued ... - Page 510
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The Works of William E. Channing, Volume 1

William Ellery Channing - 1845 - 436 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue."— Vol. I. pp. 238, 239. All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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So Much of the Diary of Lady Willoughby, as Relates to Her Domestic History ...

Basil Montagu, Hannah Mary Rathbone - 1845 - 396 pages
...suppress and put to confusion thousands of those that rise against his just power.* THE POET'S MORNING. MY morning haunts are, where they should be, at home...devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises, * Dr. Symmons, in his Life of Milton, says, — Abstinence in diet was one of Milton's favorite...
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The Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1845 - 572 pages
...cunningly ; but because his limbec fails him, to give him and envy the more vexation, I •will tell him. Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With an Introductory Review, Volume 1

John Milton - 1845 - 572 pages
...cunningly ; but because his limbec fails him, to give him and envy the more vexation, I will tell him. Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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Self-education; or, The value of mental culture

William Robinson (author of Self-education.) - 1845 - 216 pages
...mentioned, who have both practiced and strongly recommended early rising. " My morning hours," says Milton, "are where they should be, at home; not sleeping,...an irregular feast; but up and stirring; in winter ere the sound of any bell awakes me to labour or devotion. In summer, as oft with the bird that first...
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Stories of the animal world; arranged so as to form a systematic ...

Bourne Hall Draper - 1845 - 510 pages
...was a man of men ; his learning was prodigious. I recollect he says in one of his prose works, " My morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or getting rid of the surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and stirring; in winter, Mfl often ere the...
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Materials for thinking extracted from the works of the learned of all ages

Materials - 1846 - 478 pages
...troublesome times, was unceasing in the cultivation of his understanding, thus describes his own habits; — "Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...concocting the surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and stiring ; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or devotion ; in summer as...
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The New weekly Catholic magazine

1846 - 278 pages
...writers hut monks." EARLY RISING. — " My morning haunts," writes Milton, " are where they should he, at home ; not sleeping or concocting the surfeits of an irregular feast: hut up and stirring: in winter, often ere the sound of any hell awaken men to lahour or to devotion...
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The Works of William E. Channing, Volume 1

William Ellery Channing - 1848 - 430 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue."— Vol. I. pp. 238, 239. All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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The Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 3

John Milton - 1848 - 540 pages
...cunningly; but because his lembec fails him to give him and envy the more vexation, I will tell him. Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,* to...
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