תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 37
Only this my mind gave me, that every free and gentle spirit, without that oath,
ought to be born a knight, nor needed to expect a gilt spur, or the laying of a
sword upon his shoulder, to stir him up both by his counsel and his arms to
secure and ...
... plucked from me, by an abortive and fore- dated discovery. And the
accomplishment of them lies not but in a power above man's to promise ; but that
none hath by more studious ways endeavored, and with more unwearied spirit
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by more studious ways endeavored, and with more unwearied spirit that none
shall, that I dare almost aver of myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend,
and that the land had once enfranchised herself from this impertinent yoke of
... if they were not only read, but some of them got by memory, and solemnly
pronounced with right accent and grace, as might be taught, would endue them
even with the spirit and vigor of Demosthenes or Cicero, Euripides or Sophocles.
... be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and her Siren daughters, but
by devout prayer to that Eternal Spirit who can enrich with all utterance and
knowledge, and sends out his Seraphim with the hallowed fire of
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה