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" No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort ; a great thing can only be done by a great man, and he does it without effort. "
Lessons in Physiology and Hygiene: In Two Books. Second Book for Advanced Grades - Page 138
1895 - 327 pages
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Pre-Raphaelitism

John Ruskin, Author of Modern painters - Painting, English - 1851 - 57 pages
...the reader be assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity). JVb great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort...done by a great man, and he does it without effort. Nothing is, at present, less understood^ by us than this — nothing is more necessary to be understood....
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 11; Volume 103

William Hendry Stowell - English literature - 1856
...aid or strengthen his powers. Then he states it, as a broad, universal truth, that no great thing wae ever done by great effort ; a great thing can only...done by a great man, and he does it without effort ; and then he goee on to say : " Yet let me not be misunderstood, nor this great truth be supposed...
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The National Review, Volume 3

Richard Holt Hutton, Walter Bagehot - 1856
...things by immense struggles; whereas no great intellectual thing •was ever tlone by great efforts. A great thing can only be done by a great man; and he does it without effort. Not that genius dispenses with the need of work: a man of genius is always more ready to work than...
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Selections from the Irish Quarterly Review: 1st ser. ...

1857
...let the reader be assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity.) No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort...done by a great man, and he does it without effort." < Is not the evidence of Ease on the very front of all the greatest works in existence ? Do not they...
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The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion: Selected ...

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - Aesthetics - 1859 - 452 pages
.../ the reader be assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity). No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort...only be done by a ' great man, and he does it without eifort. Nothing is, at present, less understood by us than this — nothing is more necessary to be...
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The True and the Beautiful: In Nature, Art, Morals, and Religion

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1859 - 452 pages
...assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity). No great intettectiial thing was ever done by great effort ; a great thing...done by a great man, and he does it without effort. Nothing is, at present, less understood by us than this — nothing is more necessary to be understood....
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The True and the Beautiful: In Nature, Art, Morals, and Religion

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1859 - 452 pages
...the reader be assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity). J\ r o great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort;...great thing can only be done by a great man, and he docs it without effort. Nothing is, at present, leas understood by us than this—nothing is more necessary...
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The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 1, Part 2

Irish literature - 1851
...the reader be assured of this (it is a truth all-important to the best interests of humanity.) JVo great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort;...done by a great man, and he does it without effort." * * " Is not the evidence of Ease on the very front of all the greatest works in existence ? Do not...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 43

Freeman Hunt, William B. Dana - Commerce - 1860
...pamphlet on Pre-Raphaelitism, that "no great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort; for a great thing can only be done by a great man, and he does it without effort."* In mathematics, Leibnitz stood shoulder to shoulder with Newton, his great contemporary. In metaphysics,...
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Hunt's Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 43

Isaac Smith Homans - Commerce - 1860
...pamphlet on Pre-Raphaelitism, that "no great intellectual tiling was ever done by great effort ; for a great thing can only be done by a great man, and he does it without effort."* In mathematics, Leibnitz stood shoulder to shoulder with Newton, his great contemporary. In metaphysics,...
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