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" In short, you must not attempt to enlarge your ideas, or polish your taste, or refine your sentiments ; but must keep on, in one beaten track, without turning aside, either to the right hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this.... "
The Rhode Island Educational Magazine - Page 179
edited by - 1852
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Lectures on the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 2

Thomas Brown - Philosophy - 1826
...either to the right hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it.' 'Tis well : be above it then ; only do...wise. ' But (says the man of letters) what a hardship is it that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary, Volume 10

Great Britain - 1826
...either to the right hand or to the left. " But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." 'Tis well : be above it then ; only do...wise. ' But (says the man of letters) what a hardship is it that many an illiterate fellow who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 10

Great Britain - 1826
...either to the right hand or to the left. " But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." 'Tis well : be above it then ; only do...• But (says the man of letters) what a hardship is it that many an illiterate fellow who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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A Treatise on the Philosophy of the Human Mind: Being the Lectures ..., Volume 2

Thomas Brown, Levi Hedge - Philosophy - 1827
...either to the right hand or to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — 1 feel a spirit above it.' Tis well : be above it then ; only do not...wise. ' But (says the man of letters) what a hardship is it that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe the motto of the arms on his coach, shall...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: The philosophy of the active and moral powers ...

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...hand or to the left. ' But 1 cannot submit to drudgery like this. I feel a spirit above it.' 'T is well ; be above it then ; only do not repine that...But ', says the man of letters, ' what a hardship is it that many who are grossly illiterate shall raise a fortune and make a figure, while I have little...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 pages
...or to the left. — " But 1 cannot submit lo drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." It is well ; be -above it then ; only do not repine that...study and reflection — Bestow these and you shall be learned. "But," says the man of letters, "what a hardship it is, that many an illiterate fellow, who...
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The Infirmities of Genius Illustrated by Referring the Anomalies ..., Volume 1

Richard Robert Madden - Genius - 1833 - 292 pages
...or the left. 'But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it." "Tis well to be above it then, only do not repine that you are not rich. " Is knowledge the pearl of price ? you see that too may be purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of study and reflection....
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The Infirmities of Genius Illustrated by Referring the Anomalies in the ...

Richard Robert Madden - Genius - 1833 - 597 pages
...to the left. ' But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it.' 'Tis well to be above it then, only do not repine that you are not rich. " Is knowledge the pearl of price 1" you see that too may be purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of study and reflection,...
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The Infirmities of Genius, Volume 1

Richard Robert Madden - Genius - 1833
...the left. But I cannot submit to drudgery like this — I feel a spirit above it.' 'Tis well to be above it then, only do not repine that you are not rich. -" Is knowledge the pearl of price 1" you see that too may be purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of study and reflection,...
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The Infirmities of Genius Illustrated by Referring the Anomalies ..., Volume 1

Richard Robert Madden - Genius - 1833
...above it then, only do not repine that you are not rich. " Is knowledge the pearl of price 1" you see that too may be purchased by steady application, and long solitary hours of study and reflection, ' But,' says the man of letters,' is it not a hardship that many an illiterate fellow, who cannot construe...
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