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" So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the portion of any but angels until I saw this gentleman. "
Biographia Hibernica: A Biographical Dictionary of the Worthies of Ireland ... - Page 90
1821
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Memoirs of the life, studies, and writings of the Right Reverend George ...

William Jones - 1799 - 433 pages
...in aflonifhment, replied, " So much underflanding, fo much " knowlege, fo much innocence, and fueh humility, " I did not think had been the portion of any but an" gels, till I faw this gentleman." The paflage is taken from Hughes's Letters. II. 2.* Mr. Samuel...
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The theological, philosophical and miscellaneous works of the Rev ..., Volume 12

William Jones - Theology - 1801
...answer your Lordship's expectations ?" The Bishop, lifting up his hands in astonishment, replied, " So much understanding, so much " knowledge, so much...and such " humility, I did not think had been the por" tion of any but angels, till I saw this gentle" man." The passage is taken from Hughes's Letters....
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 16

British essayists - 1802
...liberal, virtuous, and disinterested. Bishop ATTERBURY declared on one occasion, that he did not think so much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, had been the portion of any but Angels, until he saw Mr. BERKELEY. It would not be easy to add to so...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck ...: Containing The Young ...

Charles Buck - Youth - 1808
...answer your Lordship's expectations ?" The bishop, lifting np his hands in astonishment, replied, " So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the VOL. III. " B b portion of any but angels, till I saw this gentleman." Pope sums up his character in...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck, Author of the ..., Volume 3

Charles Buck - Children - 1808
...answer your Lordship's expectations ?" The bishop, lifting np his hands in astonishment, replied, " So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...innocence, and such humility, I did not think had been the VOL. HI. B b portion of any but angels, till I saw this gentleman." Pope sums up his character in one...
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Theological Works: To which is Prefixed Biographical Memoir of the ..., Volume 1

John Skinner - 1809
...a late publication, Bishop Atterbury 4 gave of the good Bishop Berkeley, that " he did not 4t think so much understanding, so much knowledge, so " much innocence, and such humility, had been the por41 tion " tion of any but angels, till he saw that gentleman"— ' Under this well-founded...
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Biographia Hibernica: A Biographical Dictionary of the Worthies of ..., Volume 1

Ireland - 1821
...not possess an ear for music. — He spent the rest of the morning, and often a great part of the day in study^ Few persons were ever held in higher estimation...much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, 1 did not think had been the portion of any but angels, till I saw this gentleman." This testimony...
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The Guardian: no.1-82, Mar. 12-June 15, 1713

Alexander Chalmers - 1822
...liberal, virtuous and disinterested. Bishop ATTERBURY declared on one occasion, that he did not think so much understanding, so much knowledge, so much innocence, and such humility, had been the portion of any but Angels, until he saw Mr. BERKELEY. It would not be easy to add to so...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral ..., Volume 9

1827
...judges than Bishop Berkeley. — Bishop Atterbury once exclaimed, after having been in his company, " So much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...not think had been the portion of any but angels, until I saw this gentleman." Pope also ascribes— " To Berkeley evert virtue under heaven." Respecting...
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - North America - 1832 - 800 pages
...acquaintance in the highest estimation. Bishop Atterbnry, after being ntroduced to him, exclaimed, "so much understanding, so much knowledge, so much...humility I did not think had been the portion of any )iit angels, till I saw this gentleman." [t is well known, that bishop Berkeley relected the commonly...
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