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" OH , wearisome condition of Humanity ! Born under one law, to another bound : Vainly begot, and yet forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound: What meaneth Nature by these diverse laws? "
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by W. Gardiner - 1808 - 14 pages
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The Ironic Temper and the Comic Imagination

Morton Gurewitch - 1994 - 249 pages
...important passage of his study, Woodcock quotes the lines from Fulke Greville which haunted Huxley: Oh, wearisome condition of humanity, Born under one...forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound. What meaneth nature by these diverse laws, Passion and reason, self -division's cause? The quotation...
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Das Natur/Kultur-Paradigma in der englischsprachigen Erzählliteratur des 19 ...

Konrad Gross, Meinhard Winkgens - 1994 - 405 pages
...unmittelbar jenes Motto Fulke Grevilles, das Huxley (vgl. Bode 1979: 257) dem Roman vorangestellt hat: O wearisome condition of humanity, Born under one law,...forbidden vanity Created sick, commanded to be sound. What meaneth nature by these diverse laws, Passion and reason, self-division's cause? Lothar Fietz...
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David Hume: Ethics, passioons, sympathy, Is and Ought

Stanley Tweyman - 1995 - 588 pages
...109, 126. 112 Reason, Passion and the Will I. Oilman I. The Problem and Its Philosophical Interest Oh, wearisome condition of humanity! Born under one...forbidden vanity; Created sick, commanded to be sound; What meaneth Nature by these diverse laws? Passion and Reason, self-division's cause. Fulke Greville...
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Point Counter Point

Aldous Huxley - 1996 - 432 pages
...Point Counter Point still captivates the attention as a work of art should. "Oh, wearisome conditions of humanity! Born under one law, to another bound,...forbidden vanity: Created sick, commanded to be sound. What meaneth Nature by these diverse laws — Passion and reason, self -division's cause?" CHAPTER...
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Einheit, Abstraktion und literarisches Bewusstsein: Studien zur ...

Philipp Wolf - 1998 - 345 pages
...sondern bereits bei Fulke Greville: Chorus Sacerdotum „Oh wearisome Condition of Humanity! „Borne under one Law, to another bound: „Vainly begot, and yet forbidden vanity, „Created sicke, commanded to be sound: What meaneth Nature by these diverse Lawes? Passion and Reason selfe-division...
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Shakespeare and Masculinity

Bruce R. Smith, Bruce R. (Professor of English Smith, Professor of English Georgetown University Washington DC) - 2000 - 182 pages
...duality of both systems of self-knowledge, the physiological and the transcendental, when he laments, Oh wearisome condition of humanity! Born under one...forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound. . . .' To act as a person was to act under two regimes at once, the body's and the soul's. Hamlet,...
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Shakespeare: Hans-Dieter Gelfert

Hans-Dieter Gelfert - 2000 - 127 pages
...Zeitgenossen Fulke Greville, dem Lesedrama Mustapha (1609), bringt es der Chor auf eine prägnante Formel: O wearisome condition of humanity! Born under one law,...forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound: What meaneth Nature by these divers laws? Passion and reason, self-divisions cause. (5. Akt; Chorus...
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Empty Justice: One Hundred Years of Law Literature and Philosophy

Melanie Williams - 2002 - 340 pages
...Great Britain For Ernest Edward Hosking, Eileen Margaret Hosking and Dr John Tudor Williams MB BS. O wearisome condition of humanity Born under one law,...forbidden vanity Created sick, commanded to be sound. What meaneth Nature by these divers lawes? Passion and Reason, self-division's Cause. Sir Fulke Greville...
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Gender and Warfare in the Twentieth Century: Textual Representations

Angela K. Smith - 2004 - 223 pages
...Greville, which is helpful in considering Huxley's treatment of these themes in 'Farcical History': Oh, wearisome condition of humanity Born under one...forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound. What meaneth nature by these diverse laws, Passion and reason, self-division's cause? The final two...
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Radical Tragedy: Religion, Ideology, and Power in the Drama of Shakespeare ...

Jonathan Dollimore - 2004 - 312 pages
...attacks nature but now it is identified with the very source of creation itself - the 'majesty of power': Oh wearisome condition of humanity! Born under one...forbidden vanity, Created sick, commanded to be sound: What meaneth nature by these diverse laws? Passion and reason self-division cause: Is it the mark or...
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