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" Cease then, nor order imperfection name : Our proper bliss depends on what we blame. Know thy own point : This kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, heaven bestows on thee. Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to be as blest as thou... "
A System of English Grammar - Page 83
by Charles Walker Connon - 1845 - 168 pages
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - 1824 - 48 pages
...To him, no high, no low, no great, no small : He fills, he bounds, connects, and equals all. 280 X. Cease then, nor order imperfection name : Our proper...this kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, 28f» Secure to be as blest as thou...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke, to which ...

Alexander Pope - 1824 - 67 pages
...To him, no high, no low, no great, no small : He fills, he bounds, connects, and equals all. 280 X. Cease then, nor order imperfection name : Our proper...this kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, 285 Secure to be as blest as thou...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - 1824 - 300 pages
...heart; To him, no high, no low, no great, no small: He fills, he bounds, connects, and equals all, 28 Cease then, nor order imperfection name: Our proper...this kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to be as blest as thou canst...
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The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-volume Edition of the Twickenham Text ...

Alexander Pope - 1963 - 850 pages
...bounds, III 1 10 and 79 ff; on connects, 1n 23 and 1 1 1 ff; on equals, IV 53-62, esp. 6 1-2 and 326. x. Cease then, nor ORDER Imperfection name: Our proper...This kind, this due degree Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit — In this, or any other sphere, 285 Secure to be as blest as thou...
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The Great Chain of Being: A Study of the History of an Idea

Arthur O. Lovejoy, Lovejoy, Arthur Oncken Lovejoy, Professor Arthur O Lovejoy - 1936 - 382 pages
...confronted with physical or with moral evils, wrote Pope, " to reason well is to submit"; and again: Know thy own point; this kind, this due degree, Of...blindness, weakness, Heaven bestows on thee. Submit! It is, of course, true that the optimistic writers were eager to show that good comes out of evil ;...
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Alexander Pope

Yasmine Gooneratne - 1976 - 159 pages
...taught by Epistle 1 : Know thy own point: This kind, this due degree 283 Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee. Submit - In this, or any other sphere,...thou canst bear: Safe in the hand of one disposing Pow'r, Or in the natal, or the mortal hour. Our hindsight may tell us: this is merely social and political...
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Impure Reason: Dialectic of Enlightenment in Germany

W. Daniel Wilson, Robert C. Holub - 1993 - 495 pages
...soul." Where the slogan of autonomy fosters a spirit of self-assertion, Pope's message is different: "Know thy own point: this kind, this due degree /...sphere, / Secure to be as blest as thou canst bear" (1.267-68, 283-86). 6. "Die Schonheit eines kunstlichen Werkes beruht nicht auf einem leeren Diinkel,...
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All's Well that Ends Well

William Shakespeare - 1998 - 245 pages
...Alexander Pope's Essay on Man (1733—4; translated into French prose in 1736 and French verse in 1737): Submit. — In this, or any other sphere, Secure to...thou canst bear: Safe in the hand of one disposing pow'r, Or in the natal, or the mortal hour. All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction,...
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Lissabons Fall - Europas Schrecken: die Deutung des Erdbebens von Lissabon ...

Ulrich Löffler - 1999 - 721 pages
...deren insgesamt gute Ordnung in einem Erkenntnisschritt gegen die kleingläubige Klage zu stellen: „Cease then, nor Order imperfection name:/ Our proper...This kind, this due degree/ Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee[...]" (Pope, Essay, 34,281-36,285). 22 Geliert, Vorlesungen fGS 6J, 471. »...
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The Skeptical Sublime: Aesthetic Ideology in Pope and the Tory Satirists

James Noggle - 2001 - 288 pages
...identification of our moral-social condition with the discourses we may agree upon to use to discuss it: "Cease then, nor ORDER Imperfection name: / Our proper bliss depends on what we blame" (I, 281-2). This injunction comes after the great vision of the universe as "one stupendous whole"...
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