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" Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world. "
Essai sur l'homme: pome philosophique par Alexandre Pope, en cinq langues ... - Page 1
by Alexander Pope - 1772 - 351 pages
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The Deepest Questions You Can Ask about God: As Answered by the World's ...

William Gerber - Religion - 1995 - 142 pages
...(l688-l744). Pope referred to God as a knower in the following lines of An Essay on Man: (200) Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd. And now a bubble burst, and now a world, ( 20l) O...
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The Hour of God: Selections from His Writings

Aurobindo Ghose - Literature - 2000 - 334 pages
...balance in a sense of equality with the pointed and ever quotable intellectuality of Pope's Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall. This may be the poetical or half-poetical language of thought and sentiment; it is not...
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Catastrophism: Asteroids, Comets and Other Dynamic Events in Earth History

Richard J. Huggett - Science - 1997 - 262 pages
...between catastrophists and gradualists, is considered in this book. To find out more, read on! Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world. Alexander...
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Common Courtesy in Eighteenth-century English Literature

William Bowman Piper - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 200 pages
...Oh blindness to the future! kindly giv'n, That each may fill the circle mark'd by Heaven; Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, 5 And now a bubble burst, and now a world. In this...
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Swords in Myrtle Dress'd: Towards a Rhetoric of Sodom : Gay Readings of ...

Jon Thomas Rowland - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 244 pages
..."Reason" is male. Similarly, the indifference expressed in lines 87-90, attributed to a god who "sees with equal eye, as God of all, / A hero perish, or a sparrow fall," is also transparently, self-servingly male: Oh! Blindness to the Future, kindly given,...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Observe how system into system runs, What other planets circle other suns. 8892 An Essay on Man Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurled, And now a bubble burst, and now a world. 8893 An Essay...
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Pearls and Pebbles

Catharine Parr Traill - Fiction - 1999 - 211 pages
...not even the sparrow, despised among thoughtless men — is forgotten by the great Creator, "Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurled, And now a bubble burst, and now a world."'' There...
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Candide and Related Texts

Voltaire, David Wootton - 2000 - 190 pages
...Oh blindness to the future! kindly given, That each may fill the circle mark'd by Heaven: Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world. Hope humbly...
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Glass: A World History

Alan Macfarlane, Gerry Martin - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 255 pages
...effects on different civilisations have been, in the end, immense. 1 he Clash of Civilisations Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd And now a bubble burst, and now a world. Alexander...
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A Fork in the Road: Answers to Daily Dilemmas from the Teachings of Jesus Christ

John Walker - Christian life - 2005 - 224 pages
...Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. -NIV Thoughts: Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish or a sparrow fall. -Alexander Pope (English Poet) Nothing begins, and nothing ends, That is not paid with...
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