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" Say there be; Yet nature is made better by no mean, But nature makes that mean: so, o'er that art, Which you say adds to nature, is an art That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry A gentler scion to the wildest stock, And make conceive a bark... "
Merchant of Venice. As you like it. All's well that ends well. Taming of the ... - Page 504
by William Shakespeare - 1811
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1854
...care not To get slips of them. Pol. Wherefore, gentle maiden, Do you neglect them ? Per. For1 I have heard it said, There is an art, which, in their piedness,...an art That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry A gentler scion to the wildest stock ; And make conceive a bark of baser kind By bud of nobler...
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

PROFESSOR SHEDD - 1854
...Polixenes, in the Winter's Tale, to Perdita's neglect of the streaked gilliflowers, because she had had heard it said, " There is an art, which, in their...an art, That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry A gentler scion to the wildest stock ; And make conceive a bark of baser kind By bud of nobler...
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 3

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1854
...Polixenes, in the Winter's Tale, to Perdita's neglect of the streaked gilliflowers, because she had had heard it said, - - . ' ^ / " There is an art, which,...mean, But nature makes that mean ; so, o'er that art, . ' ' i Which, you say, adds to nature, is an art, That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we jaarfy...
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The Foundations of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 2

Houston Stewart Chamberlain - Civilization - 1911
...himself has in the Winter's Tale with infinite grace destroyed the tissue of these aesthetic sophisms : Yet nature is made better by no mean But nature makes...you say, adds to nature, is an art That nature makes . . . this is an art Which does mend nature, change it rather, but The art itself is nature. Since...
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The New Grant White Shakespeare: Twelfth night ; The winter's tale ; King John

William Shakespeare - 1912
...care not To get slips of them. Pol. Wherefore, gentle maiden, Do you neglect them ? Per. For I have heard it said There is an art which, in their piedness,...better by no mean, But Nature makes that mean : so, over that art, 90 Which, you say, adds to Nature, is an art That Nature makes. You see, sweet maid,...
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Critical Essays of the Early Nineteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - Criticism - 1921 - 410 pages
...Polixenes, in the Winter's Tale, 15 to Perdita's neglect of the streaked gilly-flowers, because she had heard it said, There is an art which in their piedness...better by no mean, But Nature makes that mean; so, even that art Which you say adds to Nature is an art That Nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry...
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The Literary Discipline

John Erskine - Literature - 1923 - 231 pages
...rebuke the cult of the natural in Perdita, who would not have in her garden a flower artificially bred: Yet nature is made better by no mean, But nature makes...an art That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry A gentler scion to the wildest stock, And make conceive a bark of baser kind By bud of nobler...
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English Critical Essays (nineteenth Century)

Edmund David Jones - Criticism - 1924 - 610 pages
...POLIXENES, in the Winter's Tale, to PERDITA'S neglect of the streaked gillyflowers, because she had heard it said : There is an art which, in their ....better by no mean, But nature makes that mean ; so, OV'H that art, Which, you say, adds to nature, is an art, That nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we...
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Shakspere's Debt to Montaigne

George Coffin Taylor - Comparative literature - 1925 - 66 pages
...PERICLES, iii, 2, 27. Lest this great sea of joys rushing upon me. PERICLES, v, 1, 194. PER. For I have heard it said There is an art which in their piedness...better by no mean But Nature makes that mean; so, over that art Which you say adds to Nature, is an art That Nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry...
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The Ethical and Religious Value of the Drama

Ramsden Balmforth - Drama - 1926 - 250 pages
...in the Spirit which brought forth the heart of man. As Shakespeare so truly and profoundly says : " Yet Nature is made better by no mean, But Nature makes...an art That Nature makes. You see, sweet maid, we marry A gentle scion to the wildest stock; And make conceive a bark of baser kind By bud of nobler...
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