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" The philosopher, the saint, or the hero ; the wise, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and concealed in a plebeian, which a proper education might have dis-interred, and have brought to light. "
George IV.: Memoirs of His Life and Reign, Interspersed with Numerous ... - Page 14
by Hannibal Evans Lloyd - 1830 - 484 pages
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The Spectator, Volume 3

1739 - 432 pages
...Block of Marble, Education is to an human Soul. The Philofopher, the Saint, or the Hero, the Wife, the Good, or the Great Man, very often lie hid and...in a Plebeian, which a proper Education might have dif-interred, and hive brought to light. I am therefore much delighted with reading the Accounts of...
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Elegant extracts: or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose, selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - Literary Criticism - 1790 - 1019 pages
...block of marble, education is to an human foul. The philofopher, the iaint, or the hero, the wife, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and...in a plebeian, which a proper education might have dif-interred, and have brought to light. I am therefore much delighted with reading the accounts of...
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Interesting anecdotes, memoirs, allegories, essays, and poetical ..., Volume 3

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1795
...block of marble, edu-, cation is to the human foul. The philofopher, the faint, the hero, the wife, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and...concealed in a plebeian ; which a proper education might havs difinterred and brought to light. The educator's care fhould be, above all things, to lay in his...
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Medical Abstracts: On the Nature of Health, with Practical Observations and ...

Medical - 1797
...block of marble, education is to the human foul. The philofopher, the faint, or the hero, the wife, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and...in a plebeian, which a proper education might have dif-interred and have brought to light. I am therefore much delighted with reading the accounts of...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1799 - 356 pages
...foul. The philofopher, the faint, or the hero, the wife, the good, or the great man, very often lies hid and concealed in a plebeian, which a proper education might have difinterred, and hav« brought to light. I am therefore much delighted with reading the accounts of...
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Rhetoric - 1801 - 392 pages
...member, as it may be called, will give an agreeable variety to the whole. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero ; the wise, the good, or the great man ;...might have dis-interred and have brought to light. Spectator, N°215. Here, by placing the falling inflexion on hero, we shall diversify it from the rising...
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The Addisonian miscellany, a selection from the Spectator, Tatler, and ...

Joseph Addison, Spectator (The) - 1801
...block of marble, education. is to an human foul. - The philosopher, the faint, or the hero, the wife, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and concealed in a Plebian, which a proper education might have difinterred, and have brought to light. I am therefore...
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Select British Classics, Volume 13

English literature - 1803
...What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to an human soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very often He hicl ai.d concealed in a plebeir.n, which a proper education might have disinterred, and have brought...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and concealed in a plebeian, vvhieh a proper education might have dis-interred, and have brought to light. I am therefore much delighted...
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Beauties of British Prose

English prose literature - 1805 - 360 pages
...What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very...might have dis-interred, and have brought to light. I am therefore much delighted with reading the accounts of savage nations, and with contemplating those...
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