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" We see then how far the monuments of wit and learning are more durable than the monuments of power, or of the hands. For have not the verses of Homer continued twenty-five hundred years or more, without the loss of a syllable or letter ; during which... "
Notes and Lectures Upon Shakespeare and Some of the Old Poets and Dramatists ... - Seite 41
von Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1849
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...desire of memory, fame, and celebration, and in effect the strength of all other humane desires : we see then how far the monuments of wit and learning...verses of Homer continued twentyfive hundred years and more, without the loss of a syllable or letter; during which time infinite palaces, temples, castles,...
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Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1864
...desire of memory, fame, and celebration ; and in effect, the strength of all other human desires. We see then how far the monuments of wit and learning...? It is not possible to have the true pictures or statuaes of Cyrus, Alexander, Caesar, no nor of the kings or great personages of much later years ;...
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Prehistoric man, researches into the origin of civilisation

sir Daniel Wilson - 1865
...characters we owe the letters of Cadmus, the alphabets of Phoenicia, Greece, Rome, England : whereby " have not the verses of Homer continued twenty-five...castles, cities, have been decayed and demolished ?"1 When we turn from the consideration of all the wondrous intellectual progress which is associated...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 776 Seiten
...desire of memory, fame, and celebration, and in effect the strength of all other humane desires : we see then how far the monuments of wit and learning...verses of Homer continued twentyfive hundred years and more, without the loss of a syllable or letter ; during which time infinite palaces, temples, castles,...
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FIRST YEARS IN EUROPE

GEORGE H. CALVERT - 1866
...But then he adds, " the monuments of wit and learning are more durable than monuments of power or of hands. For have not the verses of Homer continued...castles, cities have been decayed and demolished." Frederick, called in English the Great, and in German the Unique or Only (der einzige), had an instinct...
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Three Books of Offices, Or Moral Duties: And His Cato Major, an Essay on Old ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1868 - 343 Seiten
...fame and celebration, and in effect the strength of all other human desires. We see, then, how far tho monuments of wit and learning are more durable than...been decayed and demolished ? It is not possible to havo the true pictures of statues of Cyrus, Alexander, Caesar, no, nor of tho kings or great personages...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...(Wisdom of Solomon, viii. 17.) all other human desires. We see then how far the monuments of wit (mind) and learning are more durable than the monuments of...a syllable or letter ; during which time infinite (numberless) palaces, temples, castles, cities, have been decayed and demolished ! It is not possible...
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Essays and Lectures: Historical and Literary

James Whiteside - 1868 - 478 Seiten
...the work of love ; but I would remind you of what Lord Bacon has so thoughtfully and so truly said, " It is not possible to have the true pictures or statues of Cyrus, Alexander, Cassar, no, nor the kings or great personages of much later years ; for the originals cannot last,...
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Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1869 - 379 Seiten
...desire of memory, fame, and celebration; and in effect the strength of all other human desires. We see then how far the monuments of wit and learning...palaces, temples, castles, cities, have been decayed Land demolished ? It is not possible to have the true pictures or statues of Cyrus, Alexander, Caesar,...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1872 - 776 Seiten
...desire of memory, fame, and celebration, and in effect the strength of all other humane desires : we see then how far the monuments of wit and learning...more durable than the monuments of power or of the bands. For, have not the verses of Homer continued twentyfive hundred years and more, without the loss...
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