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" Universal History, the history of what man has accomplished in this world, is at bottom the History of the Great Men who have worked here. "
The Calcutta Review - Page 75
1861
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The Quarterly review, Volume 184

1896
...played by Natural Selection. There are others — Carlyle may serve as their spokesman — who tell us, 'Universal history, the history of what man has accomplished in this world, is, at the bottom, the History of the Great Men who have worked here : all things which we see standing accomplished...
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Sermons

Phillips Brooks - Sermons, American - 1838 - 371 pages
...purpose, and, if possible, to be like him in some similarity of nature ? " As I take it," says Carlyle, " Universal History, the history of what man has accomplished...is at bottom the history of the great men who have \T >rked here." So all absorbing seems in his philosophy the leadership of the leaders. We may go farther...
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Works, Volume 7

Thomas Carlyle - 1840
...give it at present. A large topic ; indeed, an illimitable one ; wide as Universal History itself. For, as I take it, Universal History, the history...bottom the History of the Great Men who have worked here. They were the leaders of men, these great ones ; the modellers, patterns, and in a wide sense...
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On Heroes, Hero-worship, & the Heroic in History: Six Lectures ; Reported ...

Thomas Carlyle - Essays, English - 1841 - 393 pages
...give it at present. A large topic ; indeed, an illimitable one ; wide as Universal History itself. For, as I take it, Universal History, the history...bottom the History of the Great Men who have worked here. They were the leaders of men, these great ones ; the modellers, patterns, and in a wide sense...
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The Dublin Magazine, Volume 3

Literary Criticism - 1841
...attempt. Thomas Carlyle has said, in his Lectures on Hero-worship, that "the history of whatever man hae accomplished in this world, is at bottom the history of the great men who have worked here." But the masterly view« of human destiny, taken from such hills of vision, as truly great men...
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The Presbyterian review and religious journal

1843
...given them, — heroworship. " A large topic, indeed an illimitable one, wide ns universal history; for, as I take it, universal history, the history of what man has accomplished, is at bottom the history of great men All things that we see standing accomplished in the world, are...
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Architectural maxims and theorems ... and Lecture on the education and ...

Thomas Leverton Donaldson - 1847
...them ; what work they did. " A large topic, indeed an illimitable one, wide F2 as Universal history ; for, as I take it, Universal history, — the history...accomplished in this world, — is at bottom the history of great men who have worked here. They were the leaders of men these great ones ; the modellers, patterns,...
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Pictorial life of Andrew Jackson

John Frost - 1847 - 560 pages
...assent to the doctrine which is thus eloquently laid down by one who has made heroes his study : " Universal history, the history of what man has accomplished in this world, is at bottom, the History GREAT MEN. 15 of the Great Men who have worked here. They were the leaders of men, these great ones...
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Hood's magazine and comic miscellany

Thomas Hood - 1848
...the first of his brilliant and able lectures on " Hero Worship," speaking of great men, says : — " I take it Universal History, the history of what man has accomplished in the world is at bottom, the history of the great men who have worked here. All that we see accomplished...
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On heroes, hero-worship, and the heroic in history: six lectures

Thomas Carlyle - Heroes - 1849 - 218 pages
...give it at present. A large topic ; indeed, an illimitable one ; wide as Universal History itself. For, as I take it, Universal History, the history...bottom the History of the Great Men who have worked here. They were the leaders of men, these great ones; the modellers, patterns, and in a wide sense...
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