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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 Foreign quarterly review [ed. by J.G. Cochrane].

John George Cochrane - 1834
...striking quality in nature." Johnson speaks of it, as "that power which constitutes a poet, that quality, without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert:...which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates." We leave the reader to make his choice between the four, avowing that we ourselves are not satisfied...
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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Life of Dryden

Sir Walter Scott - Novelists, English - 1834
...Toiesore—-.$pet¿c.'. 4necdotes, (Malone,) p¿ l1¿] “Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality, without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is Inert;...that energy, which collects, combines, amplifies, and animate.; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not tobe inferred,...
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An Historical Sketch of the Origin of English Prose Literature, and of Its ...

William Gray - English literature - 1835 - 103 pages
...from the sonorous and latinized Johnson. 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 William Cowper: His Life and Letters, Volume 2

William Cowper, William Hayley, John William Cunningham, Thomas Shuttleworth Grimshawe - 1835
...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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Historical sketch of the origin of English prose literature, and of its ...

William Gray - 1835
...from the sonorous and latinized Johnson. 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. // is not to be inferred that of...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation ...

John Pierpont - Authors, American - 1835 - 480 pages
...roller. Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is coM, and knowledge is inert; that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitaticfcv, \>e allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred, thai...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1835 - 442 pages
...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; that energy which collecUi combines, amplifies, and animate*, the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...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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Life and works of William Cowper, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1836
...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.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...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 collects, combinée, amplifies, and animates ; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allow, ed to Dryden....
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