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" ... a human soul without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties, until the skill of the polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs... "
The Addisonian miscellany, a selection from the Spectator, Tatler, and ... - Page 303
by Joseph Addison - 1801
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection,...
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The Arts and Sciences Abridged: With a Selection of Pieces, from Celebrated ...

Charles Peirce - 1811 - 216 pages
...polisher fetches out the colors, makes tlie surface shine, and discovers evety ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the. body .of it. "Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view. every latent virtue and per* faction,...
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The Spanish language, la gramática inglesa, and the English reader

Nicolas Gouin Dufief - 1811
...polisher fetehes out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection,...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection,...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1812 - 356 pages
...every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of It. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind* draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which, without such helps, are never able to make their appearance. If my reader will give...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1812
...polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection,...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 264 pages
...inherent beauties, until the fkill of the poltfner fetches out the colours, makes the furface fhine, and difcovers every ornamental cloud, fpot, and vein,...noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which, without fuch helps, are never able to make their appearance. If my reader will give...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 262 pages
...cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education', after the same manner, whenJt works upon a noble mind, •draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, whicli, without such helps, are never able to make their appearance. If my reader will...
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Elegant extracts, Volume 55

Elegant extracts - 1816
...polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discoTers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection,...
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The beauties of The Spectator 2nd ed., revised and enlarged with The vision ...

Spectator The - 1816
...polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surfaces shine, apd discovers every ornamental cloud, spot and vein that runs through the body of it. Education , after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection...
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