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" I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised, and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence... "
Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ... - Page 65
by John Milton - 1819 - 311 pages
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1881 - 536 pages
...out of the race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat Assuredly furnishes materials, but expects that we should work them up ourselves. The earth must be labour trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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Great thoughts on great truths, gathered by E. Davies

Great thoughts - 1882
...out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world ; we bring impurity much rather : that which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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A Scottish Communion

William Milroy - 1882 - 211 pages
...slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be won, not without dust and heat. Assuredly, we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather, but that which purifies vis is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. So that he who can apprehend...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: And Selections from My Favourite Poets and ...

Mary Russell Mitford - 1883 - 516 pages
...slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather. That which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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Selected Prose Writings of John Milton

John Milton - 1884 - 258 pages
...out of the race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather ; that which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue therefore which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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Famous Pamphlets

Henry Morley - 1886 - 316 pages
...out of the race, where that immortal garland is .to be run for not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather : that which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue therefore which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1886 - 581 pages
...out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather; that which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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Poetical Works: Reprinted from the Chandos Poets. With Memoir, Explanatory ...

John Milton - 1886
...out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather ; that which purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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The Pathology of Mind

Henry Maudsley - 1886 - 580 pages
...slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust or heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather : that which purities us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary. . . . That virtue therefore which is a youngling...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Robert Cochrane - 1887 - 536 pages
...out of the race, where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly 7 trial, and trial is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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