Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure, Volume 28

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Pub. for J. Hinton., 1761

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Page 343 - I cannot determine; but it is plain he had much reading at least, if they will not call it learning. Nor is it any great matter, if a man has knowledge, whether he has it from one language or from another.
Page 337 - And though this, probably the first essay of his poetry, be lost, yet it is said to have been so very bitter that it redoubled...
Page 167 - Albeit that Good Works, which are the fruits of Faith, and follow after Justification, cannot put away our sins, and endure the severity of God's judgment; yet are they pleasing and acceptable to God in Christ, and do spring out necessarily of a true and lively Faith; insomuch that by them a lively Faith may be as evidently known as a tree discerned by the fruit.
Page 343 - I loved the man, and do honour his memory on this side idolatry as much as any. He was indeed honest, and of an open and free nature ; had an excellent fancy, brave notions, and gentle expressions, wherein he flowed with that facility that sometime it was necessary he should be stopped.
Page 343 - ... mine own candour; for I loved the man, and do honour his memory, on this side idolatry, as much as any.
Page 343 - His sentiments are not only in general the most pertinent and judicious upon every subject ; but, by a talent very peculiar, something between penetration and felicity...
Page 268 - H 2 where where put to flight, they thought proper at laft to retire to their own citadels; that is, to form numerous and brilliant aflemblies at their own hotels, in which they imagined that they could neither be imitated nor intruded on.
Page 341 - She never told her Love, But let Concealment, like a Worm i'th...
Page 235 - ... be paid into the receipt of his majefty's exchequer, to be applied, from time to time, to fuch...
Page 343 - ... human nature at one glance, and to be the only author that gives ground for a very new opinion, that the philosopher, and even the man of the world, may be born, as well as the poet.

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