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" Knowledge 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, Till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, Does but encumber... "
The Social History of Great Britain During the Reigns of the Stuarts ... - Página 263
de William Goodman - 1847
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The Excellent Woman as Described in the Book of Proverbs

1863 - 249 páginas
...builds, Till smoothed and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much, Wisdom is humble that he knows no more." It is a beautiful and appropriate praise of wom;,n, that on her tongue is the law of kindness. When...
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The Mothers' treasury, Volume 12

1875
...builds, Till smoothed, and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber what it seems t' enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much Wisdom is humble that she knows no more." (TC I f thus Thy beauties gild the span Of ruined earth, and sinful man, — How...
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Memoir of Solomon Willard: Architect and Superintendent of the Bunker Hill ...

William Willder Wheildon - 1865 - 272 páginas
...builds, 'Till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more." Mr. Willard had learned much and was humble. As boy and man, workman and pupil, he was always seeking...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1865 - 480 páginas
...wiser grow without his books. Ibid. * 'T was Cowper who gave this now common name to the Mignonette. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. Book vi. Winter Walk at Noon. Some to the fascination of a name Surrender judgment hoodwinked. Ibid....
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Festival of Song: A Series of Evenings with the Poets

Frederick Saunders - 1866 - 376 páginas
...thou art ! Cowper's poetry is replete with sententious gems of thought : such as the following : — Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. * * * The path of sorrow, and that path alone, Leads to the land where sorrow is unknown. * * * A soul...
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Bible illustrations: consisting of apophthegms [ &c.], grouped ..., Volume 3

James Lee (M.A.) - 1867
...builds, Till smoothed, and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. — Cowper. Anaxagoras used to say that he preierred a grain of wisdom to heaps of gold.— L. something...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 715 páginas
...replete with thoughts of other men, "Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Cowper, Task, vi. 88. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; "Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. Cawper, Tatk, vI. 96. Knowledge is not happiness, and science But an exchange of ignorance for that...
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The Monthly Packet of Evening Readings for Members of ..., Volume 3,Partes 13-18

1867
...builds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. Tatk, Book VI. • There are several beautiful Elegies on the death of bis friend, Dr. Alymer. We are...
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Sanders' Rhetorical, Or, Union Sixth Reader: Embracing a Full Exposition of ...

Charles Walton Sanders - 1862 - 600 páginas
...builds, Till smoothed and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. V. THE TRUE FREEMAN. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There's...
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Monthly Packet, Volume 3

1867
...builds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble tkat he knows no more. Tank, Book VI. There arc several beautiful Elegies on the death of his friend,...
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