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" That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and subtle ; but to know That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom... "
Oeuvres completes - Page 144
by François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
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Cœlebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volume 1

Hannah More - Courtship - 1809 - 270 pages
...OK DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGIOX AND MORALS. *\ _ M ere For not to know at large of tilings remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to know That...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom. MILTON. PROM THE SECOND LONDON EDITION. IJY TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. NEW-YORK : v PUBLISHED BY T. AND J....
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Coelebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on Domestic Habits ...

Hannah More - Conduct of life - 1810 - 454 pages
...SEARCH OF A WIFE ; comprehending OBSERVATIONS DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGION AND MORALS. For not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom. Jifilton. FIFTH AMERICAN, FROM THE NINTH LONDON EDITION. IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. NEW-YORK: Printed...
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Cœlebs in Search of a Wife: Comprehending Observations on ..., Volumes 1-2

Hannah More - 1810 - 504 pages
...SEARCH OF A WIFE. COMPREHENDING OBSERVATIONS OM DOMESTIC HABITS AND MANNERS, RELIGION AND MORALS. For not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wiidom. The third American Edition, IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. ''tinted and sold by T. te J. Swords. No....
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 1

1810 - 482 pages
...them with waud'riug thoughts, and o* tions » nn. But apt the mind or fancy in to rove Uiicheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, ibe le»rs, That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure and subtle, but to kn»* That...
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A New and Literal Translation of Juvenal and Persius: With Copious ...

Juvenal - 1813 - 430 pages
...T— ie who are instructed by what they meet with in common life, !)nd profit by daily experience. To know That which before us lies in daily life Is the prime wisdom. MILTON. 23. What day, &c.] Festa dies signifies a day set apart for the observance of some festival,...
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The Projector: A Periodical Paper, Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - 1815 - 396 pages
...shall have nothing to swallow more nauseous than the words of a modern opera. THE PROJECTOR. N° 77. " Not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure...before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wisdom." MILTON. December 1807. .T OR some weeks past I have had reason to be alarmed for these my lucubrations....
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The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 5

1815 - 554 pages
...experience taught, she learn, : ]i. ,': "*• ; That not to know at large of things remote ; «, '. • Prom use, obscure, and subtle, but to know ".'.* ?!.'£"' That which before us lies in daily life, •tj ''.iy '8 "Ie P"me wisdom ; what is more, is fume, .'vr-h. ,':.. ' Or emptiness, or fond impertinence,...
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Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 5

1815 - 628 pages
...knowledge with gratuitous and perplexing hypotheses. But apt the mind or fancy is to rove Unchecked, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience taught, she learns, That not to know at large of things remote From use, obscure, and subtle, but to know That...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 13

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816 - 746 pages
...by reading of books in my ftudy, but alfo by expcrier.ee of life abroad in trie world. Afchani. — To know That which before us lies in daily life, Is the prime wifdom. Milt. Per. I.oJI. H. Living perfon. — Why ftiould I play the Roman fool, and die On my own...
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Paradise lost, a poem, Volume 2

John Milton - 1817 - 214 pages
...Seek them with wandering thoughts, and notions vain. But apt the mind or fancy is to rove Uncheck'd, and of her roving is no end ; Till warn'd, or by experience...life, Is the prime wisdom : What is more, is fume. 196—224. PARADISE LOST. BOOK vm. Or emptiness, or fond impertinence : And renders us, in things that...
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