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" I began thus far to assent both to them and divers of my friends here at home ; and not less to an inward prompting which now grew daily upon me, that by labour and intent study, which I take to be my portion in- this life, joined with the strong propensity... "
Poems - Page 20
by Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 48 pages
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1816
...he, " I take to be my portion in this life, "joined with a strong propensity of nature," he qiight " leave something so written to after-times, " as they should not willingly let it die." It appears, in all his writings, that he had the usual concomitant of great abilities, a lofty and...
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...home, and not less to an inward prompting which now grew daily upon me, that by labour and intense study (which I take to be my portion in this life),...after-times as they should not willingly let it die. The accomplishment of these intentions, which have lived within me ever since I could conceive myself...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 6

Samuel Johnson - 1818
...he, " I take to be my portion in " this life, joined with a strong propensity of nature," he might " leave something so written to after-times, " as they should not willingly let it die." It appears in all his writings that he had the usual concomitant of great abilities, a lofty and steady...
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Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1819 - 311 pages
...assent both to " them and divers of my friends here at " home ; and not less to an inward prompt" ing which now grew daily upon me, that " by labour and...to aftertimes, as they should not willingly let it i "die*." Sufficient has been said in these preceding remarks to satisfy all who read them, that in...
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Human Life: A Poem, Part 340

Samuel Rogers - Electronic books - 1819 - 100 pages
...in England, he thought it proper to hasten home. NOTE k. Page 26, line 1. And Milton's self I began thus far to assent ... to an inward prompting which...nature, I might perhaps leave something so written to after times, as they should not willingly let it die. MILTON. NOTE 1. Page 29, line 1. 'twas at matin-time...
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Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1819 - 311 pages
...assent both to " them and divers of my friends here at " home ; and not less to an inward prompt" ing which now grew daily upon me, that " by labour and...Nature, I might " perhaps leave something so written to after" times, as they should not willingly let it " die*." Sufficient has been said in these preceding...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1820
...he, " I take to be my portion in this life, joined with a strong propensity of nature," he might " leave something so written to after-times, as they should not willingly let it die." It appears, in all his writings, that he had the usual concomitant of great abilities," a lofty and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...says he, " I take to be my portion in this life, joined with a strong propensity of nature," he might "leave something so written to after-times, as they should not willingly let it die." It appears, in all his writings, that he had the usual concomitant of great abilities, a lofty and...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1822 - 319 pages
...troubles in England, he thought it proper to hasten home. P. 79, I- 13. And Milton's self, I began thus far to assent . . . to an inward prompting which...nature, I might perhaps leave something so written to after times, as they should not willingly let it die. MILTON. P. 81, 1. 17. '(teas at matin-time Love...
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The Life of John Milton

Charles Symmons - Fore-edge paintings - 1822 - 490 pages
...of my friends at home, and not less to an inward prompting, which grew daily upon me, that by labor and intent study (which I take to be my portion in...to aftertimes as they should not willingly let it die93." Although, from the example of the Italian poets and from the difficulty of asserting a place...
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