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The Living Age ... - Page 303
1851
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Journal of the Rhode Island Institute of Instruction, Volume 3

Henry Barnard - Education - 1849
...reason to the benefit and use of men, as if there were sought in knowledge a couch. &c., &c., and not a rich store-house for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man 1 s estate.' Such, then, is the use of knowledge. It constitutes a rich store-house, whence we...
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British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review: Or, Quarterly ..., Volume 4

Medicine - 1849
...or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention ; or a shop for profit and sale ; and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate." If such be the true end of all knowledge, how emphatically so must it be of that branch...
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The Prisoners' Friend: A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Criminal Reform ...

Crime - 1849
...upon; ora fort of commanding ground for strife and contention; or a shop for profit and sale; and not a rich store-house for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate." Education, in its broadest and highest import, is the art of developing, forming, moulding,...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 10

1854
...eommanding gronnd for strife or eontention ; or a shop for profit or sale, and not a rieh storehonse for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of men's estate." Bnlwer's My Novel, besides its delieions pietnres of English life in nearly all its varieties, seems...
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The International Monthly Magazine of Literature, Science, and Art

Periodicals - 1851
...or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention ; or a shop for profit or sale— and noi a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of men's catate." — ADVANCEMENT OF LBĀRNINO, Book I. cultivation. Let me here, my child, invite you to observe,...
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New Elements of Geometry

Seba Smith - Geometry - 1850 - 200 pages
...or a fort or commanding ground, for strife and contention; or a shop for profit and sale ; and not a rich storehouse, for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate." PART SECOND. DEMONSTRATIONS IN GEOMETRY. REMARK. — Before entering upon this part...
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A Discourse on the Studies of the University of Cambridge

Adam Sedgwick - Education, Higher - 1850 - 346 pages
...their noblest exaltation ; and now at length subservient to the true purposes of our being, become " a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate." Whatever view we take of the inborn faculties of man — whether we regard them as physical,...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...a fort, or commanding ground, for strife and contention ; or a shop, for profit, or sale ; and not ۖ% man's estate." He then weighs the dignity of knowledge " in the balance with other things," and takes...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 16

Literature - 1850
...or a fort or commanding ground, for strife and contention ; or a shop for profit or sale ; and not a rich storehouse, for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate. But this is that, which will indeed dignify and exalt knowledge, if contemplation and...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 69

England - 1851
...vulgarly sought; — 1 think it is thus that he proceeds. . . . ' Knowledge is not a shop for profit or sale, but a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator,...examine it again. I may find excuses for it now that I could not when I first formed my judgment I was then a raw lad at Oxford. But I see, Leonard, there...
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