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" Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men, Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. "
The Broad Stone of Honour Or the True Sense and Practice of Chivalry: Tancredus - Page 198
by Kenelm Henry Digby - 1846 - 394 pages
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The Sylvan Wanderer;: Consisting of a Series of Moral ..., Volumes 1-2

Sir Egerton Brydges - Essays - 1813
...Abilitiesand Wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads repleto with thoughts of other men, Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom huilds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and...
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Rural discourses

William Clayton - Sermons, English - 1814 - 395 pages
...be ever remembered: for, " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, " Have oft-times no connection. Knowledge dwells " In heads replete with thoughts...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. " Knowledge a rude unprofitable mass, " The mere materials with which wisdom builds ; " Till smooth'd and sijuur'cl...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1846
...But ever bear in mind that ' Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft time no connection : knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...other men ; Wisdom, in minds attentive to their own.' " Read the whole of Cowper's admirable distinction between the two. I will not tell you where to find...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1815
...without his books. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwelli In heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smooth'd, and squar'd,...
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The Projector: A Collection of Essays, in the Manner of the ..., Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1817
...perhaps none but themselves will ever think it worth while to investigate. THE PROJECTOR. N 88. " Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...other men : Wisdom in minds attentive to their own." COWPER. November 1808. " TO THE PROJECTOR. " SIR, ALTHOUGH I have been a reader of your lucubrations...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1818 - 420 pages
...builds, Till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to eurich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. Books are not seldom talismans and spells, By which the magic art of shrewder wits Hold an unthinking...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq: With a New Memoir

William Cowper - 1869 - 288 pages
...without his oooks. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Know ledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, '1 ill smooth'd, and squar'd,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 10

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...wiser grow without his bocks. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smooth'd, and squar'd,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1821
...wiser grow without his books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude, unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed, and squared,...
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Medical Repository, Volume 6

Medicine - 1821
...of the poet's remark, that " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft times DO connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom in minds attentive to their ova." Dr. Cooke's work, in so far as we can judge from the part which we have received, in place of...
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