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" Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred... "
Fragments of Science for Unscientific People: A Series of Detached Essays ... - Page 330
by John Tyndall - 1871
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
...often hits right, and most especially when she speaketh ill of men — Saville. Dcxcvn. Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights and live laborious days; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think...
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Travels Through the Crimea, Turkey, and Egypt: Performed During ..., 1. köide

James Webster - 1830
...Milton are as justly applicable, as they were to his own friend, the " much lovM Lycidas." " Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity...burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind fury with th' abhorred shears And slits the thin sfun life !" The incidents of his life are briefly told. James...
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Literary Recollections, 1. köide

Richard Warner - 1830 - 499 lehte
...and lived laborious " days' for the sake of ' Fame, " ' (That last infirmity of noble mind) " ' Then, the fair guerdon when we hope to find, " ' And think...burst out into sudden blaze, " ' Comes the blind fury, ' " in the shape of brutish ignorance ; stubborn " prejudice; or false taste ; quashes all our hopes;...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, 3. köide

John Milton - 1832
...others use, To sport with Amaryllis in the shade, Or with the tangles of Neeera's hair ? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) 71 55 wisard] on the wisard stream of Deva, consult Warton's note. x 63 swift] Vir. JEn. 1. 321....
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832
...lamentation, is one of the finest passages in the whole compass of English verse:. — " Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think...
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Aristotle's Treatise on Rhetoric: Literally Translated from the Greek, with ...

Aristotle, Thomas Hobbes - 1833 - 430 lehte
...of expression which strongly brings to our recollection the passage in Milton's Lycidas, Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, That last infirmity of noble mind. I.ycid. 70. their own part, will be plain to us, after we have defined gratuitous benevolence....
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Aristotle's treatise on rhetoric, literally tr. with notes, by a graduate of ...

Aristoteles - 1833
...of expression which strongly brings to our recollection the passage in Milton's Lycidas, Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, That last infirmity of noble mind. Lycid. 70. their own part, will be plain to us, after we have defined gratuitous benevolence....
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A Visit to Iceland, by Way of Tronyem: In the "Flower of Yarrow" Yacht, in ...

John Barrow - 1835 - 320 lehte
...undoubtedly best can tell what poets feel ; and one of our greatest poets has said that " Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, (That last...minds,) To scorn delights, and live laborious days." But what share of fame, here or hereafter, can the poor Icelandic priest hope for ? He might well ask himself...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation ...

John Pierpont - 1835 - 480 lehte
...clear spirit doth raise To scorn delights and live laborious days; (That last infirmity of noble mind,) But the fair guer'don* when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, And slits the thin-spun life. " But not the praise," Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears,...
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An Eulogy on the Life and Character of John Marshall: Chief Justice of the ...

Horace Binney - 1835 - 70 lehte
...affect the power of the states, than Virginia. Her talents, her love of liberty, her love of fame, - the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, (That last infirmity of noble mind,) continued to make her voice earnest, clear, and determined, in asserting the dangers of the...
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