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" to useful purposes, should be honoured and encouraged, wherever it is found. This divine power, “without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert ; that energy, which collects, combines, amplifies and animates,” whether possessed by a poet, who,... "
Mechanicks Magazine, and Journal of Publick Internal Improvement - Page 5
1830
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 65

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1781
...fcythe, and levelled by the roller. ' Of genius, that power which conilitutes a poet ; that quality without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert ; that energy -» . .which colleft-, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority i iriuft, with fome hefitation, be allowed...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1783
...by the roller. Of genius, that power which conftitutes a poet; that quality without which judgement is cold and knowledge is inert; that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that of...
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Essays, Philosophical, Historical, and Literary ...

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1789 - 466 pages
...accidentally determined to fome particular direc" tion:" and elfewhere he ftiles Genius " that ** quality, without which judgment is cold, and *' knowledge is...which collects, *' combines, amplifies, and animates; always in" veftigating, always afpiring ; in its wideft fearches, " ftill longing to go forward, always...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Issue 1

John Dryden - 1800
...edit. 1783; in which "the superiority of genius,—that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert;...energy which collects, combines, amplifies and animates ;"—is, " with some hesitation," attributed to Dryden. APPENDIX. APPENDIX. NUMBER I. DRYDEN'S PATENT....
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Part 1

John Dryden - 1800
...edit. 1783; in which "the superiority of genius,—that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert;...that energy which collects, combines, amplifies and animates;"—is, " with some hesitation," attributed to Dryden. APPENDIX. APPENDIX. NUMBER I. DRYDEN'S...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden, Now First ...

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - 1800
...edit. 1783; in which "the superiority of genius,—that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert...that energy which collects, combines, amplifies and animates;"—is, " with tome hesitation," attributed to Drydcn. "X. APPENDIX. APPENDIX. — -^— _...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...the scythe, and levelled by the roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without •which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert; that energy which collect;, combines, amplifies, and anirrrates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser

1801
...That Burns was eminently possessed of genius,—" that power which consitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert;...that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and imimated,"—his volume of poems sufficiently evinced ; and his letters incontestibly prove that his...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1801
...That Burns was eminently possessed of genius,—« that power which consitutes a poet ; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert...that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animated,"—his volume of poems sufficiently evinced ; and his letters incontestibly prove that his...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...levelled by the roller. Of geniu?, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without V hich judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert; that energy...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that of...
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