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" Humble and rustic life was generally chosen, because, in that condition, the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity, are less under restraint, and speak a plainer and more emphatic language... "
Lyrical Ballads: With Pastoral and Other Poems - Page vii
by William Wordsworth - 1802
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Lyrical Ballads,: With Other Poems. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1800 - 272 pages
...speak a plainer and more emphatic language ; because in that situation our elementary feelings exist in a state of greater simplicity and consequently...rural life germinate from those elementary feelings 5 and from the necessaty character of rural occupations are more easilycomprehended ; and are more...
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Lyrical Ballads,: With Other Poems. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1800 - 270 pages
...that situation the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity, are less under restraint, and speak a plainer and more emphatic language ; because in that situation our elementary feelings exist in a state of greater simplicity and consequently may be more...
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The Port Folio, Volume 6

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1811 - 702 pages
...the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their matu. rity, and because in that condition of life our elementary feelings co-exist in a state of greater simplicity. Now this appears to us a radical error. Those who have studied the lower orders of society, especially...
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Lyrical ballads, with other poems [including some by S.T. Coleridge]. From ...

William Wordsworth - 1802 - 356 pages
...speak a plainer and mora emphatic language; because, in that situation, our elementary feelings exist in a state of greater simplicity, and consequently,...and are more durable; and lastly, because, in that situation, the passions of men are Incorporated with the beautiful and permanent forms of nature. The...
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Lyrical Ballads, with Pastoral and Other Poems, in Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1802 - 280 pages
...that condition, the essential passions of the heart find a tetter soil in which they can attain their maturity, are less under restraint, and speak a plainer...accurately contemplated, and more forcibly communicated 3 because the manners of rural life germinate from those elementary feelings ; and, from the necessary...
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The Edinburgh annual register, Volume 1, Part 2

1810 - 558 pages
...the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity,and because in that condition of life our elementary feelings co-exist in a state of greater simplicity. Now this appears to us a radical error. Those who have studied the lower orders of society, especially...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, for 1808-26, Volume 1

Europe - 1810 - 560 pages
...the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity, and because in that condition of life our elementary feelings co-exist in a state of greater simplicity. Now this appears to us a radical error. Those who have studied the lower orders of society, especially...
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Biographia Literaria: Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Aesthetics - 1817 - 326 pages
...that condition the essential passions of the heart find a better soil, in which they can attain their maturity, are less under restraint, and speak a plainer and more emphatic language ; because in that Cc 3 37 condition of life our elementary feelings coexist in a state of greater simplicity, and consequently...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 26

England - 1829 - 1008 pages
...that condition, the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity, are less under restraint, and speak a plainer and more emphatic language." I answer, that they do so or not according to the powers of him who is their interpreter. I urge, that...
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Retrospective Review, Volume 9

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - English literature - 1824 - 408 pages
...the essential passions of the heart find a better soil in which they can attain their maturity, "and because in that condition of life our elementary feelings co-exist in a state of greater simplicity." {Wordsworth.) We have already said so much on this part of our subject, that we shall not stop to comment...
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