Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 142 on What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul. The philosopher,....
" 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, which a proper education might have dis-interred, and... "
George iv., memoirs of his life and reign - Page 14
by Hannibal Evans Lloyd - 1830
Full view - About this book

The Spectator, Volume 3

1739
...Statuary only clears away the fuperfiuous Matter, and removes the Rubbifn. The Figure is in the Stone, the Sculptor only finds it. What Sculpture is to a 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...
Full view - About this book

An index to makind: or Maxims selected from the wits of all nations

Index - 1754
...power* ful and excellent Thingsin theWorfd in fkiliul Hands, but in unlkiH'ul the moft mifchievous. What Sculpture is to a Block of Marble, Education is to a human Soul. The Philofopher, the Saint, and the Hero, the wife, the good, or the great Man > very often lie hid in...
Full view - About this book

Select British Classics, Volume 13

English literature - 1803
...statuiuy only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. 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...
Full view - About this book

Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...statuary only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a...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,...
Full view - About this book

Beauties of British Prose

English prose literature - 1805 - 360 pages
...statuary only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a...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,...
Full view - About this book

Maxims, observations & reflections on morality and religion; selected from ...

T Nixon - 1806
...Death and Eternity, 135 On Heaven and Hell, 143 Miscellanies, 147 GENIUS, EDUCATION AND EXAMPLE. W. HAT sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul; the philosopher, the saint, and the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and concealed in a plebeian,...
Full view - About this book

The Rising Sun: A Serio-comic Satiric Romance, Volume 1

Eaton Stannard Barrett - 1807
...allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate the force of educa';on, which Aristotle has brought to explain his doctrine...sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a h'.man soul. The philosopher, the saint, or hero; the wise, the good, or the great man, very often...
Full view - About this book

The Spanish language, la gramática inglesa, and the English reader

Nicolas Gouin Dufief - Commercial correspondence, Spanish - 1811
...Aristotle has brought to explain his doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue lirs hid in a block of marble ; and that the art of the...sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a hums» soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very often...
Full view - About this book

The arts and sciences abridged: with a selection of pieces, from celebrated ...

Textbooks - 1811 - 216 pages
...status lies hid in a block of marble ; and that the ate of the statuary only clears away the supcifloous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in...education is to a human soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero, the wise, the good, or the great man, very often lies Lid 'and concealed in a plebeian,...
Full view - About this book

The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index

Spectator The - 1811
...statuary only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a...education is to a human soul. The philosopher, the saint, or the hero ; th« wise, the good, or the great man, very often lie hid and concealed in a plebeian,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF