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" ... teaching over the whole book of sanctity and virtue, through all the instances of example, with such delight to those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon truth herself unless they see her elegantly dressed; that... "
The Christian Observer - Page 256
1815
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The Literary Women of England: Including a Biographical Epitome of All the ...

Jane Williams - Authors - 1861 - 564 pages
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon Truth herself unless they see her elegantly dressed ; that whereas the...pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed." * It is mortifying to recognize the historic fact that, after the exposition of these unquestionable...
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Selections from the prose writings of John Milton, ed. with memoir, notes ...

John [prose Milton (selected]) - 1862
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon truth herself, unless they see her elegantly dressed ; that whereas the...pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed. And what a benefit this would be to our youth and gentry, may be soon guessed by what we know of the...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon truth herself, unless they see her elegantly dressed; that, whereas the...pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed. And what a benefit this would be to our youth and gentry, may be soon guessed by what we know of the...
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English Sacred Poetry of the Olden Time

English poetry - 1864 - 190 pages
...they see her elegantly dressed,—that whereas the paths of honesty and good life appear now to be rugged and difficult, though they be indeed easy and pleasant, they will then appear, to all men easy and pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed." Equally groundless was Cowper's expression...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon truth herself, unless they see her elegantly dressed; that, -whereas the...pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed. And what a benefit this would be to our youth and gentry, may be soon guessed by what we know of the...
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Elim: Or, Hymns of Holy Refreshment

Frederic Dan Huntington - Hymns - 1866 - 334 pages
...they see her elegantly dressed, — that whereas the paths of honesty and good life appear now to be rugged and difficult, though they be indeed easy and pleasant, they will then appear to all men easy and pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed." The " Palms " of Elim stand for majesty,...
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Elim: Or, Hymns of Holy Refreshment

Frederic Dan Huntington - Hymns - 1866 - 334 pages
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon Truth herself unless they see her elegantly dressed, — that whereas the paths of honesty and good life appear now to be rugged and difficult, though they be indeed easy and pleasant, they will then appear to all men...
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TREASURES FROM THE PROSE WRITINGS OF JOHN MILTON

1866
...those especially of soft and delicious temper, who will not so much as look upon truth herself unless they see her elegantly dressed ; that whereas the...to all men both easy and pleasant, though they were ragged and difficult indeed. And what a benefit this would be to our youth and gentry, may be soon...
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Beginning Life: Chapters for Young Men on Religion, Study, and Business

John Tulloch - Conduct of life - 1866 - 296 pages
...whereas the paths of lionesty and good life appear now rugged and difficult, though they indeed be easy and pleasant, they will then appear to all men...pleasant, though they were rugged and difficult indeed." It is unnecessary for us to try to point out further those works in our modern poetry and fiction which...
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Criticism on Milton's Paradise Lost. From 'The Spectator.' 31 December, 1711 ...

Joseph Addison - 1868 - 152 pages
...delicious temper who will not so much as look upon Truth herselfe, unlesse they see her elegantly drest, that whereas the paths of honesty and good life appear...difficult, though they be indeed easy and pleasant, they would then appeare to all men both easy and pleasant though they were rugged and difficult indeed....
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