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" After all has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken in a solvent of feeling. "
Harper's Magazine - Page 222
1863
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George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance

Bernard Semmel - History - 1994 - 176 pages
...nostalgic regard for the banished Medici. Romola's "affection and respect" for del Nero makes her resist "the division of men into sheep and goats by the easy mark of some political or religious symbol." Feelings are more important than ideas; ideas must be "taken in a solvent of feeling." She rejects...
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Romola

George Eliot - 1909
...assents and denials quite superficial to the manhood within them. Her affection and respect were clinging with new tenacity to her godfather, and with him to...has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken...
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The Wisdom of George Eliot: Wit and Reflection from the Writings of the ...

George Eliot - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 90 pages
...our winged words, while we are treading the solid earth and are liable to heavy dining. Ideas —DD After all has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken...
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Romola

George Eliot - Fiction - 2005 - 256 pages
...assents and denials quite superficial to the manhood within them. Her affection and respect were clinging with new tenacity to her godfather, and with him to those memories of her father which were in the ame opposition to the division of men into sheep and goats by the easy mark of some political or religious...
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Latin Books and the Eastern Orthodox Clerical Elite in Kiev, 1632-1780

Ludmilla Charipova - History - 2006 - 259 pages
...Manuscript, Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine (Kiev) TKDA Trudy Kievskoi Dukhovnoi Akademii Introduction After all has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken...
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George Eliot and Nineteenth-century Psychology: Exploring the Unmapped Country

Michael Davis - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 216 pages
...Eliot sees such a blending as central to the continuation of human intellectual and moral progress: After all has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken...
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The Cornhill Magazine

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1863
...assents and denials quite superficial to the manhood within them. Her affection and respect were clinging with new tenacity to her godfather, and with him to...has been said that can be said about the widening influence of ideas, it remains true that they would hardly be such strong agents unless they were taken...
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