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" ... the free and ingenuous sort of such as evidently were born to study and love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any other end, but the service of God and of truth, and perhaps that lasting fame and perpetuity of praise, which God and good men... "
Wissenschaftliche Grammatik der englischen Sprache von E. Fiedler (C. Sachs). - Page 348
by Eduard Fiedler - 1850
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Some account of the life and writings of John Milton

Henry John Todd - 1826 - 458 pages
...for study, and love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any other end but the service of God and truth, and perhaps that lasting fame and perpetuity...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." ; The classical books, in which he is represented to have most delighted, were Homer, Ovid's Metamorphoses,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors, Volume 1

John Milton - 1826 - 484 pages
...for study, and love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any other end but the service of God and truth, and perhaps •that lasting fame and perpetuity...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." The classical books, in which he is represented to have most delighted, were Homer, Ovid's Metamorphoses,...
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The Monthly Review

1826 - 570 pages
...for study, and love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any other end but the service of God and truth, and perhaps, that lasting fame and perpetuity...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." It is in this point of view that we may now, one and all, regard the author of Paradise Lost, and of...
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A Selection from the English Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826 - 368 pages
...of praise which God and good men have consented shall be the reward of those whose published labors advance the good of mankind ; then know, that so far to distrust the judgment and the honesty of one who hath but a common repute in learning and never yet offended, as not to count...
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The Boston Lyceum, Volumes 1-2

1827 - 590 pages
...powerful, as the desire of obtaining ' that lasting fame and perpetuity of praise which,' we are told, ' God and good men have consented shall be the reward of those, whose labours advance the good of mankind.' Though founded on selfishness, it has enlisted its followers...
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Bower of Taste, Volume 1

Katherine Augusta Ware - 1828 - 848 pages
...impress of powerful minds — minds which, " not contented with the approbation of contemporaries, seek that lasting fame and perpetuity of praise, which...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." From the perusal of such works — while the tear unbidden flows over the page where the tale of sorrow...
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A Practical System of Rhetoric: Or, The Principles and Rules of Style ...

Samuel Phillips Newman - 1829 - 270 pages
...sought not the praises of their contemporaries only, but, to use the noble language of Milton,"that lasting fame and perpetuity of praise, which God and...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." He will indeed find in these writings inelegancies and harshnesses of expression; — he will rneet...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825 - 538 pages
...ingenuous sort ot such as evidently were ' born to study, and love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any ' other end, but the service of God and of truth,...consented shall be the reward of those whose published la' bours advance the good of mankind." And Tucker, in his most valuable work on the Light of Nature...
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Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland - 1834 - 884 pages
...born to study and love learning for itself, not for lucre or any other end but the service of God and Truth, and perhaps that lasting fame and perpetuity...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." As Mr. Goodrich demonstrates, the Inquisition was no flash in the pan, but became worse and worse over...
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Curiosities of Literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - 1834 - 394 pages
...was born to study and to love learning for itself, not for lucre, or any other end, but, perhaps, for that lasting fame and perpetuity of praise, which...whose published labours advance the good of mankind." One part of this unparalleled effusion turns on " the quality which ought to be in every licenser."...
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