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" ... a couch, whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit; or a terrace, for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon; or a fort or commanding ground, for strife... "
Messenger - Página 44
1906
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The Church Magazine, Volumen5

1843
...and seldom sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason, to the benefit and use of men ; as if there were sought in knowledge a couch, whereupon...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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The church scholar's reading-book, selected from the Saturday magazine

Saturday magazine - 1840
...followed in the University, — tinphilosophy of Aristotle ; real knowledge being in his view "not a couck whereupon to rest a searching and restless 'Spirit...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect; or a tower of state for a proud miud to raise itself upon ; or a fort, of commanding...
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volumen1

1841
...remembering, that knowledge is not " a couch, whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit, nor a terrace, for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect," but " a rich storehouse, for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's...
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The Independent magazine (ed. by J. Fletcher)., Volumen1

J. Fletcher - 1842
...and seldom sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason, to the benefit and use of men ; as if there were sought in knowledge, a couch, whereupon...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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The Saturday Magazine ...

1842
...and use of men: as if there were Bought in knowledge, a couch, whereupon to rest a searching •iid restless spirit ; or a terrace, for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or coinmnnjjng...
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Discourses on the Objects and Uses of Science and Literature

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1843 - 332 páginas
...and seldom sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason to the benefit and use of men, as if there were sought in knowledge a couch whereupon...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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The Dublin Journal of Temperance, Science, and Literature. ..., Volumen2

1843
...but seldom sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason, to the benefit and use of men : as if there were sought in knowledge, a couch, whereupon...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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An Inaugural Lecture on Botany: Considered as a Science, and as a Branch of ...

Edward Forbes - 1843 - 23 páginas
...That which Lord Bacon said of all knowledge is especially true of this department, that it " is not a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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On School Education: Designed to Assist Parents in Choosing and Cooperating ...

James Pycroft - 1843 - 216 páginas
...but that, as Bacon says, " there is not sought in Knowledge a Couch whereon to rest a searching and a restless Spirit ; or a Terrace for a wandering and variable Mind to walk up and down with a fair Prospect ; or a Tower of State for a proud Mind to raise itself upon ; or a Fort or commanding...
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The Guide to Knowledge, Or Repertory of Facts: Forming a Complete Library of ...

Robert Sears - 1844 - 484 páginas
...but seldom, sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason, to the benefit and use of men : as if there were sought in KNOWLEDGE, a couch, whereupon...a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon; or a fort or commanding...
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