Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Others apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost... "
Savonarola, Erasmus, and Other Essays - Page 300
by Henry Hart Milman - 1870 - 500 pages
Full view - About this book

De Quincey's Writings

Thomas De Quincey - 1854
...which, without one exception, happen to be metaphysical, must and will victoriously return upon us. • Of Providence, Foreknowledge, Will, and Fate, Fixed Fate, Free Will, Foreknowledge Absolute,' the ruined angels of Milton (Par. Lost, b. ii.) converse, as of the highest themes which could occupy...
Full view - About this book

The Complete Poetical Works of John Milton: With Life

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 491 pages
...song charms the sense) Others apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost. Of good and evil much they argued then, Of happiness and...
Full view - About this book

The first four books of Milton's Paradise lost; with notes, by C.W. Connon

John Milton - 1855
...to object to inquiries that he himself so vigorously pursued. If the fallen angels " reasoned high " "Of Providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate. Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute," it is probable they only carried on speculations to which they, as well as those " who kept their first...
Full view - About this book

The Gospel in Ezekiel: Illustrated in a Series of Discourses

Thomas Guthrie - Bible - 1856 - 434 pages
...by Milton : — " Others apart sate on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of Providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate — Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute — And found no end, in wandering mazes lost. Of good and evil much they argued there — Vain wisdom...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1857 - 570 pages
...charms the sense), Others apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost Of good and evil much they argued then, Of happiness and...
Full view - About this book

English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...charms the sense,) Others apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate ; Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute ; 268 Thus roving on, In confused march forlorn, the adventurous bands, With shuddering horror pale,...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly Religious Magazine and Independent Journal, Volumes 17-20

Unitarianism - 1858
...from one streams the fire of inspiration, and from the other rains life and blessing. No. V. Of Power. "Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute." The explanation in the paper found in Scott's handwriting is this : " Man in his pride holds the sceptre...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Luther

Heinrich Gelzer - Reformation - 1858 - 356 pages
...angelic intellects. " Others apart, sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high, Of Providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate ; Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." Of Mary's reign, the question may unblamably offer itself,...
Full view - About this book

The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate, Volume 60

1860
...those described long ago by Milton, when the lost spirits, in their drear abode, — " reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute ; And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." Vol. 59.— No. 2C5. F Poor Mrs. Marvyn herself, in Mrs....
Full view - About this book

The rhetoric of conversation, ed. by S. Jenner

George Winfred Hervey - 1860
...consequences. — ED. " Others apart sat on a hill retir'd, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." The poet thought, with great truth, that these questions,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF