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" Thus the ideas, as well as children, of our youth, often die before us: and our minds represent to us those tombs to which we are approaching; where, though the brass and marble remain, yet the inscriptions are effaced by time, and the imagery moulders... "
The Tourist: A Literary and Anti-slavery Journal - Page 215
1833
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Works, Volume 1

John Locke - Philosophy - 1722
...at firft occafion'd them, the Print wears out,* and at laft there remains nothing to be feen. Thus the Ideas, as well as Children, of our Youth, often die before us • and our Minds reprefent to us thofe •* Retention. Book II. Tombs, to which we are approaching ; where tho' the...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding: In Four Books, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1768
...which atfirft occafioned them, the Print wears out, and at laft there 'remains nothing to be feen. Thus the Ideas, as well as Children of our < Youth, often die before us : And our Minds reprefent to us thofe ! / Tombs, to which we are approaching ; where, though the . ;\ Brafs and Marble...
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A View of Nature: In Letters to a Traveller Among the Alps, Volume 3

Sir Richard Joseph Sulivan - Atheism - 1794
...Rowlev. would be superfluous. Locke says, the ideas a8 well as the children of our youth die before us j and our minds represent to us those tombs to which...are effaced by time, and the imagery moulders away. In some, says he, the mind retains the characters drawn on it, like marble ; in others, like free-stone...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1796 - 459 pages
...which at firft occaiioned them, the print wears out, and at laft there remains nothing to be fecn. Thus the ideas, as well as children, of our youth, often die before us: and our minds reprefent to us thofe tombs, to which we are approaching ; where though the brafs and marble remain,...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1796 - 459 pages
...at firft occaiioned them, the print wears out, and at laft there remains, nothing to be iecn. Thus the ideas, as well as children, of our youth, often die before us: and ourminds reprefent to us thofe tombs, to which we are approaching ; where though the brafs and marble...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding: With Thoughts on the ..., Volumes 1-3

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1801 - 308 pages
...which at firft occasioned them, the print wears out, and at laft there remains nothing to be feen. Thus the ideas, as well as children of our youth, often die .before us ; and our minds represent to us thofe tombs to which we are approaching, where, though the brafs and marble remain, yet the infcriprions...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding; with Thoughts on the ..., Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1801 - 308 pages
...which at firft occafioned them, the print wears out, and at Jaft there remains nothing to be feen. Thus the ideas, as well as children of our youth, often die before us ; and .our minds reprefent to us thofe tombs to which we are approaching, where, though the brafs and marble remain,...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding: With Thoughts on the Conduct of ...

John Locke - 1801 - 308 pages
...which at firft occafioned them, the print wears out, and at lad there remains nothing to be feen. Thus the ideas, as well as children of our youth, often die before us ; and our minds reprefent to us thofe tombs to which we are approaching, where, though the brafs and marble remain,...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1805 - 510 pages
...which at first occasioned them, the print wears out, and at last there remains nothing to be seen. Thus the ideas, as well as children, of our youth, often...moulders away. The pictures drawn in our minds are litid m fading colours, and, if not sometimes refreshed, "vanish and disappear. How much the constitution...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805
...which at first occasioned them, the print wears out, and at last there remains nothing to be seen. Thus the ideas, as well as children of our youth, often...tombs, to which we are approaching ; where, though the * Locke's Works, vol. ip 129, Book 3d. Chapter 23d. folio edition of 1714. brass and marble remain,...
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