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" Warring within our breasts for regiment, Doth teach us all to have aspiring minds : Our souls, whose faculties can comprehend The wondrous architecture of the world, And measure every wandering planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite,... "
The Retrospective Review - Page 150
1821
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Studies of Shakspere

Charles Knight - 1868 - 570 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all."-H* The " ripest fruit of all," with Tamburlaine, was an "earthly crown ;" but with Marlowe, there...
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The Fortnightly, Volume 7; Volume 13

1870 - 764 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we...felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown." There is something gross in this ambition, this thirst for reign, this gloating over " the sweetness...
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The Fortnightly, Volume 13

1870 - 770 pages
...infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until wo reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss...felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown." There is something gross in this ambition, this thirst for reign, this gloating over " the sweetness...
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Household Treasury of English Song: Specimens of the English Poets ...

William Henry Davenport Adams - English poetry - 1872 - 396 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, K Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we reach the ripest fruit of all. [CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE, one of the greatest of our early dramatists, author of "Tamburlaine the Great"...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876 - 870 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, t Marlowe came to an early and singularly unhappy end. He was stabbed in an affray in a tavern at Deptford,...
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The Works of Christopher Marlowe: With Some Account of the Author, and Notes ...

Christopher Marlowe - 1876 - 472 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit J of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Ther. And that...
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A dictionary of poetical illustrations

Robert Aitkin Bertram - 1877 - 772 pages
...planet's course. Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Wills 0 a heav'nly crown . — Mario. So strong the zeal t" immortalize himself Beats in the breast of man,...
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Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece

John Addington Symonds - Greece - 1879 - 456 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we...felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Again, as if wishing to prove what liberties might be taken with the iambic metre without injury to...
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Sketches and Studies in Southern Europe: Palermo, Syracuse and Girgenti ...

John Addington Symonds - Greece - 1880 - 404 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we...felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Again, as if wishing to prove what liberties might be taken with the iambic metre without injury to...
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Development of English Literature and Language, Volume 1

Alfred Hix Welsh - English language - 1882 - 558 pages
...planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest Until we...felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown.' Or the variable modulations of these lines — in particular, the during but successful license of...
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