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" But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. "
The biblical museum. Old Testament - Page 194
by James Comper Gray - 1878
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The Virginia Historical Register, and Literary Companion, Volumes 1-2

1848
...attained this glory, or appear engaged in the successful pursuit of it." — Milton. TRUE SOCIETY. " Crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures where there is no love." — Locke. APRIL FOOL. Yes, you have made a fool of me, This first of April,...
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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - 1849 - 132 pages
...fathers of the church. But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a crowd is not company, . and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little ; " magna civitas, magna solitude ;" because in a great town...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849
...fathers of the church. But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how for it extendeth ; for ec * Whose image thou art ; him thou shalt enjoy, Inseparably aud то 164». talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love. The Latin adage ineetcth with it...
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Études littéraires ou cours complet de littérature anglaise

Georges Hardinge Champion - 1849
...do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it exlendeth; for a crowd is not company, and faces i are but a gallery of pictures , and talk but a tinkling cymbal wbere thereis no love. The latin adage raeeteth with it a litlle : 18 ' Magna civitas, magna solitude...
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Spring-tide: Or, The Angler and His Friends

John Yonge Akerman - 1850 - 192 pages
...my fellow-men. It has been well remarked that solitude reigns supreme in the greatest cities, " for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love." J. This love of a country life is after all, I believe, inherent, and scarcely to be acquired. S. Perhaps...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...perceive what solitude is, and how far it extended). For a crowd is not company, and faces are but n gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little ; " Magna civitas, magna solitude ;" because in a great town...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1851 - 328 pages
...with friends."—PH^EDRUS, iii. 9. These indeed are all that a wise man cau desire to assemble ; " for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love." Page 68, line 4. From O'er?/ point a ray of genius fluv:s ! , By these means, when all nature wears...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851
...fathers of the church. But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : ' Magna civitas, magna solitude,' — [' Great city, great...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 600 pages
...fathers of the church. But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : ' Magna civitas, magna solitudo,' — [' Great city, great...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with notes by A. Spiers

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1851
...fathers of the church. But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth; fora crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little ; "magna civitas, magna solitudo;" because in a great town...
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