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" to useful purposes, should be honoured and encouraged, wherever it is found. This divine power, “without which judgment is cold and knowledge is inert ; that energy, which collects, combines, amplifies and animates,” whether possessed by a poet, who,... "
Mechanicks Magazine, and Journal of Publick Internal Improvement - Page 5
1830
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The Works of Samuel Johnson: LL.D. A New Edition in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 8

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1823
...the scythe, and levelled by the roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...Dryden, and more certainty in that of Pope. Of genius—that power that constitutes a poet; that quality, without which, judgment is cold, and knowledge is...that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates—the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred,...
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The History of the Anglo-Saxons: Comprising the History of ..., Volumes 1-2

Sharon Turner - Civilization, Anglo-Saxon - 1823
...III. JOHNSON. Ofgen'ms, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality. without which judgment ** cold and knowledge is inert; that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that of...
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Addresses Delivered at the Triennial Celebration ...

Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association, Boston - 1824
...of his labours are not the less important, nor the less beneficial to mankind. Genius, when devoted to useful purposes, should be honoured and encouraged,...animates," whether possessed by a poet, who, like SHAKSFEARE or MILTON, soars aloft into the regions of fancy and imagination, or like NEWTON or LA-PLACE,...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 7

Samuel Johnson - 1824
...Dryden, and more certainty in that of Pope. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert; that energy which. coUft«,t%, must, m'th some hesitation, be a\\o\s combines, amplifies, and animates-, t\ve It is not...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1825
...the scythe, and levelled by the roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert:...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that, of...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...the sithe, and levelled by the roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert;...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that of...
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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...scythe, and levelled by the roller. 2 B Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert;...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that of...
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The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1825
...the sithe, and levelled by the roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert;...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that of...
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Memoirs of John Dryden

Sir Walter Scott - 1826 - 277 pages
...scythe, and levelled by the roller. «Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality, without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert;...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, that...
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