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" Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! "
The Borderlands of Science: Where Sense Meets Nonsense - Page v
by Michael Shermer - 2001 - 368 pages
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A Century of Psychology: Progress, Paradigms, and Prospects for the New ...

Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh, Patrick McGinley, European Federation of Professional Psychologists' Associations, Psychological Society of Ireland - Psychology - 1997 - 329 pages
...little or too much: Chaos of thought and passion, all confused; Still by himself abused, or disabused; Created half to rise and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! Alexander Pope (1688-1744) Contents List of figures...
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Philosophy and the Good Life: Reason and the Passions in Greek, Cartesian ...

John Cottingham - Philosophy - 1998 - 230 pages
...God or Beast . . . Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confused; Still by himself abus'd or disabus'd; Created half to rise and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all, Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurled: The glory, jest and riddle of the world! Alexander Pope1 I . THE FRUITS OF PHILOSOPHY [Philosophia]...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Pride, in erring Reason's spite, One truth is clear. 'Whatever IS, IS RIGHT'. 8898 An Essay on Man t got the hurled; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! 8899 An Essay on Man Go, teach Eternal Wisdom how...
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The Triumph of Augustan Poetics: English Literary Culture from Butler to Johnson

Blanford Parker - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 262 pages
...reas'ning but to err; Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all. (An Essay on Man, 11, 3~i4)38 This is great poetry. Its mastery of rhythm, antithesis, and diction...
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Second Simplicity: The Inner Shape of Christianity

Bruno Barnhart - Religion - 1999 - 281 pages
...ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much; Still by himself abused or disabus'd Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! ' The Pauline expression of this human duality is a moral conflict. So I find it to be a law that when...
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The Politics of Truth and Other Untimely Essays: The Crisis of Civic ...

Ellis Sandoz - Political Science - 1999 - 235 pages
...but to err; . . . Chaos of Thought and Passion all confus'd. Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall, Great lord...endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest and riddle of the world.2 Government under such conditions was pronounced (by James Madison in Federalist No. 51) as...
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Social Science Quotations: Who Said What, When, and Where

David L. Sills, Robert King Merton - Social Science - 2000 - 437 pages
...little, or too much: Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! An Essay on Man (1733) 1950: Epistle 2, 53-56. 2 For Forms of Government let fools contest; Whate'er...
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Cosmology: The Science of the Universe

Edward Harrison - Science - 2000 - 567 pages
...little or too much; Chaos of thought and passion, all confused: Still by himself abused, or disabused; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! Alexander Pope (1688-1744), An Essay on Man 2 "Behold...
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Saints

Orson Scott Card - Fiction - 2001 - 608 pages
...books. It's not as if the boy understood any of what he spouted. Ta-DUM ta-DUM ta-DUM ta DUM ta-DUM. Created half to rise and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. Just as John was about to cry aloud, about to run...
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Kant: A Biography

Manfred Kuehn - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 544 pages
...by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of things, yet prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. Notes Prologue 1 . The Declaration was published on August 28 of 1799. See Immanuel Kant, Gesammelte...
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