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" 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 smoothed, and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems... "
The Juvenile instructor and companion - Page 17
by Young people - 1877
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The Task: A Poem. In Six Books

William Cowper - English poetry - 1810 - 193 pages
...his books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom...The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems t" enrich. Knowledge...
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Poems [ed. by J. Newton]. Illustr. with engr. from the designs of ..., Volume 2

William Cowper - 1810
...being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men; 90 Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge,...The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smooth'd, and squar'd, and fitted to it's place, Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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The Task: A Poem in Six Books

William Cowper - Electronic books - 1811 - 212 pages
...his books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other, men ; Wisdom...The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Does but encumber ivhom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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The Baltimore Medical and Philosophical LycŠum, Volume 1

Nathaniel Potter - Medicine - 1811
...theory: But "Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Haveoft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men; Wisdom in minds attentive to their own." In my history of the Influenza of 1807.* I have been led into a view of the use of emetics in that...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1812
...his books. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men; Wisdom in...The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smooth'd, and squar'd, and fitted to it's place. Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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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...unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom huilds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Dois hut incumbi r whom it scrim t' enrich....
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Rural discourses

William Clayton - Sermons, English - 1814 - 395 pages
...for, " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, " Have oft-times no connection. Knowledge dwells " In heads replete with thoughts of other men; " Wisdom...The mere materials with which wisdom builds ; " Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, " Does but encumber what it seems to enrich. " Knowledge...
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Poems by William Cowper ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1814 - 480 pages
...his books. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttiincs no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men; Wisdom in...The mere materials with which Wisdom builds. Till smooth'd, aud squar'd, and fitted to it's place, Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1815
...his books. Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwell* In heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom...The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smooth'd, and squar'd, and fitted to it's place, Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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Poems

William Cowper, M'Nicoll - English poetry - 1815 - 622 pages
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