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" If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate the force of education, which Aristotle has brought to explain his doctrine of substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue... "
The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index - Page 253
by Spectator The - 1811
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The Spectator, Volume 3

1726 - 312 pages
...illuftrate the Force of Education, which ArtJlotle has brought to explain his Doctrine of Subftantial Forms, when he tells us that a Statue lies hid in a Block of Marble* and that the Art of the Sratuary only clears away the fuperfluous Matter, and removes the Rubbifli. The Figure is in the Stone,...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

1729
...illuftrate the Force of Education, which AnJlotle has brought to explain his Doftrine of Subftamial Forms, when he tells us that a Statue lies hid in...that the Art of the Statuary only clears away the fuperfluous Matter, and removes the Rubbifh. The Figure is in the Stone, the Sculptor only finds ir....
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Select British Classics, Volume 13

1803
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him. I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...when he tells us that a statue lies hid in a block of maible; and that the art of the statuiuy only clears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish....
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

1804
...make their appearance. If my reader will give rue leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue lies hid m rn a block of marble ; and that the art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous matter,...
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The Rising Sun,: A Serio-comic Satiric Romance, Volume 1

Eaton Stannard Barrett - 1807
...allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate the force of educa';on, which Aristotle has brought to explain his doctrine...and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, and the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a h'.man soul....
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose: Selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1808 - 1120 pages
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, his access dears away the superfluous matter, and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, and the sculptor...
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The Spectator, Volume 4

1810
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous matter,and removes the rubbish. The figure is in the stone, the sculptor only finds it. What sculpture...
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The Spectator, Volume 9

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...that the art of the statuary only clears away the super* The Spectator has not justly represented here the gods of Epicurus : they were supposed to be...
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The Spanish language, la gramática inglesa, and the English reader

Nicolas Gouin Dufief - 1811
...to make their appearance. If my reader will give me leave to change the allusion so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to illustrate...substantial forms, when he tells us that a statue lirs hid in a block of marble ; and that the art of the statuary only clears away the superfluous matter,...
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The Arts and Sciences Abridged: With a Selection of Pieces, from Celebrated ...

Charles Peirce - 1811 - 216 pages
...leave to change the allusion* so soon upon him, I shall make use of the same instance to iUusti ate the force of education, which Aristotle has brought...explain his doctrine of substantial forms; when he t-JL us* that a status lies hid in a block of marble ; and that the ate of the statuary only clears...
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