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" Nevertheless, they to whom mortal life has ceased to be a long matter perceive that our appeals for conviction are answered, — now and then very closely upon the call. When we have cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad... "
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Evan Harrington

George Meredith - 1866 - 502 pages
...given them to see — if they see at all — that some plan is working out: that the heavens, ioy, as they are to the pangs of our blood, have been throughout...element of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Thus a grey tailor (for in our noble days we may suppose such a person gifted with that to which they address...
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Evan Harrington: A Novel

George Meredith - 1886 - 534 pages
...conviction are answered,. — now and then very closely upon the call. "When we have cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad...learn to comprehend them. But their language is an clement of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Thus a grey tailor (for in our noble days we may suppose...
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The Works of George Meredith, Volume 6

George Meredith - 1896 - 610 pages
...cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad chance, it is given us to see that some plan is working out : that the heavens,...an element of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Evan Harrington was young. He wished not to clothe the generation. What was to the remainder of the...
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Evan Harrington

George Meredith - 1896 - 518 pages
...cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad chance, it is given us to see that some plan is working out: that the heavens, icy...an element of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Evan Harrington was young. He wished not to clothe the generation. What was to the remainder of the...
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The Works of George Meredith, Volume 6

George Meredith - 1896 - 626 pages
...cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad chance, it is given us to see that some plan is working out : that the heavens,...an element of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Evan Harrington was young. He wished not to clothe the generation. What was to the remainder of the...
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The Works of George Meredith: Evan Harrington

George Meredith - 1896 - 336 pages
...our claims on mad chance, it on the Road is given us to see that some plan is working out : that agam the heavens, icy as they are to the pangs of our blood,...an element of Time, whom primarily we have to know. Evan Harrington was young. He wished not to clothe the generation. What was to the remainder of the...
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The Three Heron's Feathers

Hermann Sudermann - 1900 - 170 pages
...Again he says : " When we have cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on made chance : when the wild particles of this universe...strength there existing, we learn to comprehend them." That Meredith, although very reverent before human destiny, is not, on the other hand, one of those...
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Poet Lore, Volume 12

1900 - 642 pages
...Again he says : " When we have cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on made chance : when the wild particles of this universe...strength there existing, we learn to comprehend them." That Meredith, although very reverent before human destiny, is not, on the other hand, one of those...
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Evan Harrington: A Novel

George Meredith - 1922 - 518 pages
...cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender oui claims on mad chance, it is given us to see that some plan is working out: that the heavens, icy...pangs of our blood, have been throughout speaking to out souls; and, according to the strength there existing, we learn to comprehend them. But their language...
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The Writings & Life of George Meredith: A Centenary Study

Mary Sturge Gretton - 1926 - 280 pages
...cast off the scales of hope and fancy, and surrender our claims on mad chance, it is given us to see that some plan is working out : that the heavens,...element of Time, whom primarily we have to know.' Those two last sentences contain in them the cardinal points of Meredith's creed. Throughout his work...
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