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" Antiquity, like every other quality that attracts the notice of mankind has undoubtedly votaries that reverence it, not from reason, but from prejudice. Some seem to admire indiscriminately whatever has been long preserved without considering that time... "
The Works of Shakspeare: From the Text of Johnson, Steevens, and Reed - Página lviii
por William Shakespeare - 1825 - 896 páginas
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1803
...prejudice. Some seem to admire indiscriminately whatever has been long preserved, without considering that time has sometimes co-operated with chance; all...estimate his powers by his worst performance ; and when he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence is not absolute and...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 394 páginas
...prejudice. Some seem to admire indiscriminately whatever has ,been long preserved, without considering that time has - sometimes co-operated with chance....the eye surveys the sun through artificial opacity. Preface to Shakfpeare, p. 93. ADVERSITY. Adversity has ever been considered. as the state in which...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1806
...that time has sometimes co-operated with chance ; all perhaps are more willing to honour past thaji present excellence; and the mind contemplates genius...estimate his powers by his worst performance ; and when he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence is not absolute and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1806
...honour past than present excellence ; and the mind contemplates genius through the shades of age, a*the eye surveys the sun through artificial opacity. The...is yet living, we estimate his powers by his worst pe. formance, and when he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose: Selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1808 - 1120 páginas
...willing to honour past than present excellence; and the mind contemplates genius through the shade is directed to tell the children of Israel, " Ye...brought you unto myself. Now therefore if you will hear hi» worst performance ; and when he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1809
...admire indiscriminately whatever lias been long preserved, without considering that time has some times co-operated with chance; all perhaps are more willing...estimate his powers by his worst performance; and when he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence is not absolute and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1809
...preserved, without considering that time has sometimes cooperated with chance ; all perhaps are more wiling to honour past than present excellence ; and the mind...estimate his powers by his worst performance, and whe.n he is dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence is not absolute and...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1809
...preserved, without considering that time has some times co-operated with chance; all perhaps are more wilhng to honour past than present excellence; and the mind...of the moderns, and the beauties of the ancients. \Vhile an author is yet living, we estimate his powers by his worst performance ; and when he is dead,...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1810
...prejudice. Some seem to admire indiscriminately whatever has been long preserved, without considering that time has sometimes co-operated with chance ;...estimate his powers by his worst performance ; and when he is •dead, we rate them by his best. To works, however, of which the excellence is not absolute...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1810
...prejudice. Some seem to admire indiscriminately whatever has been long preserved, without considering that time has sometimes cooperated with chance; all...the eye surveys the sun through artificial opacity, T|ie K 3 great great contention of criticism is to find the faults of the moderns, and the beauties...
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