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" I consider a human soul' without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties, until the skill of the polisher fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein that... "
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by James Abbott (of Queens' coll, Cambr.) - 1864
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The Spectator

1853 - 756 pages
...which shows none of its inherent beauties, until the skill of the polisher fetches out the colors, makes the surface shine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein that runa through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind, draws...
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The Spectator: With a Biographical and Critical Preface, and ..., Volume 2

1854 - 630 pages
...marble in the No. 215.] THE SPECTATOR. 195 quarry, which shews none of its inherent beauties, till the skill of the polisher fetches out the colours,...it. Education, after the same manner, when it works xipon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which without such helps...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

1856 - 420 pages
...human soul without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties, till the skill of the polisher fetches out the colours,...discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein that * The Spectator has not justly represented here the gods of Epicurus: they were supposed to be indolent...
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Literary Class Book; Or, Readings in English Literature: To which is ...

Robert Sullivan - 1861 - 532 pages
...prospects of human felicity. VII EDUCATION. I CONSIDER a human soul without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties...Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a nofele mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which without such helps are never...
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Papers on Popular Education and School-keeping

Robert Sullivan - 1863 - 272 pages
...quote the first two paragraphs of it. "I consider a human soul' without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties,...the body of it. Education, after the same manner, where it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which without...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - 1863 - 438 pages
...marble in the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties 1 until the skill of the polisher 1 fetches out the colours, makes the surface shine,...and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein 1 that runs through the body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it works upon a noble mind,...
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Annual Report

United States. Office of Education - 1868 - 930 pages
...the skill of the poi fetches out the colors, makes the surface shine, and discovers every o mental cloud, spot, and vein, that runs through the body...after the same manner, when it works upon a noble nisi draws out to view ever)' latent virtue and perfection, which, without swi helps, are never able...
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The Young Ladies' Treasure Book: A Complete Cyclopędia of Practical ...

1870 - 956 pages
...human soul without education like marble in the quarry, which shows none ff its inherent beauties till the skill of the polisher fetches out the colours,...cloud, spot, and vein that runs through the body of U. Education, after the same Manner, u'/ien it works upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent...
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The Spiritual Pilgrim: A Biography of James M. Peebles

Joseph O. Barrett - 1872 - 308 pages
...inherent beauties until the skill of the polisher fetches out the colors, makes the surface ehine, and discovers every ornamental cloud, spot, and vein that runs through the body of it." — ADDISON. THAT red schoolhouse, just a mile »off, " round by the pond," shingled all over, —...
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Select thoughts on the ministry and the Church, gathered by E. Davies

Select thoughts, Edwin Davies (D.D.) - 1875 - 858 pages
...the quarry, which shows none of its inherent beauties till the skill of the polisher fetches out tlu> colours, makes the surface shine, and discovers every...body of it. Education, after the same manner, when it worlts upon a noble mind, draws out to view every latent virtue and perfection, which without such...
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