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" If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate the force of education, which Aristotle has brought to explain his doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue... "
The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index - Page 249
by Spectator The - 1811
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1812 - 310 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...explain his doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells ns, that a statue lies hid in a block of marble ; and that the art of the statuary only clears away...
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Elegant extracts, Volume 55

Elegant extracts - 1816 - 1082 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, and the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul....
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The beauties of The Spectator 2nd ed., revised and enlarged with The vision ...

Spectator The - 1816 - 372 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...forms , when he tells us that a statue lies hid in a Of THfc SPECTATOR. block of marble; and that the art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous...
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Dufief's Nature Displayed in Her Mode of Teaching Language to Man; Or, A New ...

Nicolas Gouin Dufief - English language - 1817 - 594 pages
...leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate^the force of education, which Aristotle has brought to...doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells us that a stutue lies hid in a block of marble ; and that the art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Children - 1821 - 280 pages
...ninkę \\\r\r arava.iirp. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...block of marble : and that the art of the statuary oi;l\ clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, and...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Children - 1821 - 278 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...tells us that a statue lies hid in a block of marble : ivnd that the art cf the statuary only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish....
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Anthologies - 1821 - 280 pages
...>ubstantial forms, w' en he t>>lis us that a statue lies hid in a block of marble ; and that tr.e an of the statuary only clears away the superfluous matter,...and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, and the sculptor only finds it. 3. What sculpture is to a block of maijile, education is to a human'...
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The Spectator: With Notes, and a General Index. The Eight Volumes Comprised ...

Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1822 - 788 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I rst, and be not hasty to credit him : for some man is a friend for his own occasion, and ii in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, Jeremiah Goodrich - Literature - 1822 - 322 pages
...will give me leave to change the allusion11 so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same in stance to illustrate the force of education, which Aristotle...doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue0 lies hid in a block of marble; and that the art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous11...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823 - 278 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a * The Spectator has not justly represented here the gods of Epicurus : they were supposed to be indolent...
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