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" Say first, of God above, or man below, What can we reason, but from what we know ? Of man, what see we but his station here, From which to reason, or to which refer ? Thro' worlds unnumber'd tho' the God be known, "Tis ours to trace him only in our own. "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Imitations, moral ... - Page 44
by Alexander Pope - 1787
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...his station here, From which to reason, or to which referí Through worlds uunumber'd tho' the God he known, 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own. He who thro' vast immensity can pierce, See worlds on worlds compo»c one universe, Observe how system into system...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton ...

William Warburton - 1811
...than what we see of his dispensations to Man in this station; therefore Thro' worlds unnumber'd thowgh the God be known, Tis ours to trace him only in our own *. This naturally leads the Poet to exprobrate the miserable folly and impiety of pretending to pry...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 11

William Warburton, Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...than what we see of his dispensations to Man in this station; therefore Thro' worlds unnumber'd though the God be known, 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own *. This naturally leads the Poet to exprobrate the miserable folly and impiety of pretending to pry...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1812
...what we know ? Of man, what see we but his station here, From which to reason, or to which refer ? 20 Thro' worlds unnumber'd tho' the God be known, 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own. He, who through vast immensity can pierce, See worlds on worlds compose one universe, Observe how system into...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...we are : But of this frame the bearings, and the ties, The strong connexions, nice dependencies, 30 Thro' worlds unnumber'd tho' the God be known, 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own. He, who through vast immensity can pierce, See worlds on worlds compose one universe, Observe how system into...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...what we know ? _ Of Man, what see we but his station here, From which to reason, or to which refer ! Thro' worlds unnumber'd tho' the God be known. 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own. He, who through vast immensity can pierce, See worlds on worlds compose one universe, • Observe ho\v system...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...we but his station here, From which to reason, or to which refer ? Through worlds unnumber'd though ape, The libell'd person and the pictur'd shape ; through vast immensity can fierce, See worlds on worlds compose one universe, Observe how system into...
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Remarks, on the First Part of a Book, Entitled "The Age of Reason ...

Samuel Drew - Rationalism - 1820 - 119 pages
...— We are to think, what rational beings ought to think, that " Through worlds unnumbered, thpugh the God be known, " 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own." Christianity, with a modesty peculiar to itself, passes over, in silence, what forms no part of its...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John Lord Bolinbroke. To which ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1820 - 72 pages
...we but his station here, ;rom which to reason, or to which refer? ihrough worlds unnumber'd, though the God be known, Tis ours to trace him only in our own. Ie. who through vast immensity can pierce, « worlds on worlds compose one universe, laserve how system...
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An Essay on Man: To which are Added, the Universal Prayer, and Other ...

Alexander Pope - 1821 - 72 pages
...what we know ? Of man, what see we, but his station here, Prom which to reason, or to which refer ? 30 Thro' worlds unnumber'd tho' the God be known, 'Tis ours to trace him only in our own. He, who thro' vast immensity can pierce, Sees worlds on worlds compose one universe ; Observes how system into system...
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