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" Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done with fears! Man gets no other light, Search he a thousand years. Sink in thyself! there ask what ails thee, at that shrine! "
Matthew Arnold: Poet and Critic - Page 28
by Arnold Schrag - 1904 - 94 pages
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Four Great Teachers: John Ruskin, Thomas Carlyle, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and ...

Joseph Forster - 1890 - 140 pages
...the ice world." " Once read thy own breast right, Aad thou hast done with fears. Man gets no 6ther light, Search he a thousand years." " Sink in thyself ; there ask what ails thee, at that shrine." NOTE. The £ii~mingham Dally Post, October 29th, 1887, referring to my paper on " John Ruskin," said,...
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The Indwelling Christ, and Other Sermons

Henry Allon - 1892 - 343 pages
...illustration of the difference, take this note of one of our modern poets : — " Once read thy own heart right, And thou hast done with fears ; Man gets no...thyself : there ask What ails thee — at that shrine." Probably the writer of these lines would refuse to acknowledge in Paul any special authority as a teacher...
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The Sewanee Review, Volume 9

1901
...hopes. Life, after all, offers a satisfying joy. Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done thy fears; Man gets no other light, Search he a thousand...Sink in thyself! there ask what ails thee, at that shrine.81 Emphatically, however, the thoughts expressed here are to a great extent not Arnold's, but...
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The Evolution of Religion: The Gifford Lectures Delivered Before ..., Volume 1

Edward Caird - 1893 - 334 pages
...before its bar. Like Buddha, Socrates called upon men to be their own deliverers : "Once read thine own breast right, And thou hast done with fears, Man...thyself ! There ask what ails thee, at that shrine." * Socrates, indeed, did not set the subjective against the objective. On the contrary, according to...
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Evolution of Religion, Volume 1

Edward Caird - 1894 - 734 pages
...before its bar. Like Buddha, Socrates called upon men to be their own deliverers : "Once read thine own breast right, And thou hast done with fears, Man...light, Search he a thousand years. Sink in thyself I There ask what ails thee, at that shrine." ' Socrates, indeed, did not set the subjective against...
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The Life of the Spirit in the Modern English Poets

Vida Dutton Scudder - 1895 - 349 pages
...ground to affirm That there are gods who do ; Kor does being weary prove that he has where to rest. " Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done...thyself ! There ask what ails thee, at that shrine." Self-dependence man's only strength — such is the grave summary of Empedocles. The English poet,...
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The Life of the Spirit in the Modern English Poets

Vida Dutton Scudder - 1895 - 349 pages
...ground to affirm That there are gods who do ; Nor does being weary prove that he has where to rest. "Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done...thyself ! There ask what ails thee, at that shrine." Self-dependence man's only strength — such is the grave summary of Empedocles. The English poet,...
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Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold - 1895 - 510 pages
...have the truth ! they cry ; And yet their oracle, Trumpet it as they will, is but the same as thine. Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done...thyself! there ask what ails thee, at that shrine ! What makes thee struggle and rave ? Why are men ill at ease? — 'Tis that the lot they have Fails...
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The Life of the Spirit in the Modern English Poets

Vida Dutton Scudder - 1895 - 349 pages
...ground to affirm That there are gods who do; Nor does being weary prove that he has where to rest " Once read thy own breast right, And thou hast done...thousand years. Sink in thyself! There ask what ails thcc, at that shrine." Self-dependence .man's only strength — such is the grave_summary of Empedocles....
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The Life of the Spirit in the Modern English Poets, Volume 10

Vida Dutton Scudder - 1895 - 349 pages
...; Nor does being weary prove that he has where to rest. " Once read thy own breast right, And thon hast done with fears ; Man gets no other light Search...thyself ! There ask what ails thee, at that shrine." Self-dependence man's only strength — such is the grave summary of Empedocles. The English poet,...
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