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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 Baltimore Medical and Philosophical Lycum, 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, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817
...being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells Jn heads replete with thoughts of other meu j Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge,...but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proad that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. Bookajjn-e not seldom talismans...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1817
...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...smoothed, and squared, and fitted to its place, Does hut encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble...
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The Task

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817 - 188 pages
...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 its place, Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge...
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The Projector: A Collection of Essays, in the Manner of the ..., Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1817
...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, " A ALTHOUGH I have been a reader of your lucubrations...
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