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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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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

Charles Mackay - 1872 - 534 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 John Milton. Repr., with memoir, notes, &c, Issue 477

John Milton - 1873
...ont 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 ia by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which, is but a youngling in the contemplation...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connection with the Political ..., Volume 3

David Masson - 1873
..." the race where that immortal garland is to be run for not" withstanding dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not " innocence into the world, we bring impurity much rather ; " that which purifies is trial, and trial is by what is contrary." There is much more in the same strain, a favourite one...
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Milton's Areopagitica: a speech, with notes, by T.G. Osborn

John Milton - 1873
...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 VI wayfaring. c3 which purifies us is triall, and triall is by what is contrary. That Vertue therefore...
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Milton. Areopagitica, ed. with intr. and notes by J.W. Hales

John Milton - 1874
...out of the race, where that immortall garland is to be run for not without dust and heat. Assuredly we bring not innocence into the world, we bring impurity...which purifies us is triall, and triall is by what is 20 contrary. That vertue therefore which is but a youngling in the contemplation of evill, and knows...
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The Physiology and Pathology of the Mind

Henry Maudsley - 1874 - 442 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 purifies us is trial, and trial is by what is contrary . . . That virtue therefore which is a youngling in the contemplation...
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Masterpieces in English Literature

Homer b. Sprague - 1874
...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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God in Human Thought: Or, Natural Theology Traced in Literature ..., Volume 2

Ezra Hall Gillett - 1874
...slinks out of the race where the 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 SIR THOMA8 BROWJTE. 505 triall, and triall is by what is contrary. That virtue, therefore, which is...
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Readings in English literature, prose

English literature - 1874
...of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, and 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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Select thoughts on the ministry and the Church, gathered by E. Davies

Select thoughts - 1875
...the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Assuredly we Inng 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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