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" They are powerful, not only to delight but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or the writings of the great poet and patriot without aspiring to emulate, not indeed the sublime works with which his genius has enriched... "
Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham - Page 321
by Englishmen - 1836
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The Young men's magazine

British and foreign young men's society - 1837
...powerful not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study cither the life or the writings of the great poet and patriot,...laboured for the public good, the fortitude with which he looked down on temptations and dangers, the deadly hatred which he bore to bigots and tyrants, and...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1840
...invigorate and to heal. They are powerful, not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or the writings...enriched our literature, but the zeal with which he labored for the public good, the fortitude with which he endured every private calamity, the lofty...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1843
...invigorate and to heal. They are powerful, not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or the writings...calamity, the lofty disdain with which he looked down on temptation and dangers, the deadly hatred which he bore to bigots and tyrants, and the faith which...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 1

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1844
...not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nordo we envy the man who can study either the lil'u or the writings of the great Poet and Patriot without...enriched our literature, but the zeal with which he labored for the public good, the fortitude with which he endured every private calamity, the lofty...
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Scenes and characters from the writings of Thomas Babington Macaulay. To ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay (baron.) - 1846
...invigorate and to heal. They are powerful, not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or the writings...enriched our literature, but the zeal with which he labored for the public good, the fortitude with which he endured every private calamity, the lofty...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1846 - 758 pages
...to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or th« t the point of the sword, and ihe door was instantly ooc literature, but the zeal with which he laboured Tor the public good, the fortitude with which lie...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1851 - 746 pages
...powerful, not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study cither the life or the writings of the great Poet and Patriot without aspiring to emulate, not indced the sublime works with which his genius has euriched our literature, but the zeal with which...
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The Modern British Essayists: Macaulay, T.B. Essays

English essays - 1852
...invigorate and to heal. They are powerful, not only to delight, but to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy gh situation, his pride, and his intrepidity had obtained...him, that he took liberties with the House, of which Tor the public good, the fortitude with which tie endured every private calamity, the lofty disdain...
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Critical, historical, and miscellaneous essays and poems

Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay - English literature - 1852
...invigorate and to leal. They are powerful, not only to delight, 3ut to elevate and purify. Nor do we envy the man who can study either the life or the writings...sublime works with which his genius has enriched our iterature, but the zeal with which he laboured ibr the public good, the fortitude with which le endured...
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A History of England in the Lives of Englishmen, Volume 3

George Godfrey Cunningham - Great Britain - 1853
...mortified vanity, the struggles of impotent rage. We will not set ourselves seriously to confute Buch miserable misrepresentation. The course which Milton...lofty disdain with which he looked down on temptations arid dangers, the deadly hatred which lie bore to bigots and tyrants, and the faith which he so sternly...
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