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All men,' says Aristotle — and we shall hardly find a more competent judge — ' all
men by nature desire to know.' If the appetite for knowledge is inborn in every
human being, study, which is the process of acquiring knowledge, can only be ...
We must learn,' he says, ' to speak and write English ; then we must study it in the
seats of its power, in the great English authors. Early rapid reading gives us
words without definition. We get the denotation of names of common material ...
The Scripture cannot be understood theologically," says Melanchthon, " unless it
be first understood grammatically." Men of one book, men who give much of their
time to chewing and digesting some favorite volumes, have always been ...
He began this epic in earnest almost certainly before Cromwell was dead — '
about 2 yeares before the K[ing] came in,' says Aubrey on Phillips's authority; that
is, in 1658, when, notwithstanding his blindness, he was still in official attendance
Such kind of borrowing as this,' he there says, ' if it be not bettered by the
borrower, among good authors is accounted plagiary.' And again, of quotations
from the Bible, — ' It is not hard for any man who hath a Bible in his hands to
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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