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" He himself cannot keep perfectly aloof from their quarrels ; he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence. The relation in which he stands to Fate is not uniformly... "
A History of Greece - Page 71
by Connop Thirlwall - 1845
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A History of Greece, Volume 1

Connop Thirlwall - Greece - 1835
...aloof from their quarrels : he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overreached by artifice, blinded by desire, and hurried by resentment into unseemly...described as emanating from his will ; but sometimes he voL. i. o appears to be no more than the minister of a stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to...
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A History of Greece, Volume 1

Connop Thirlwall - Greece - 1845
...aloof from their quarrels : he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overreached by artifice, blinded by desire, and hurried by resentment into unseemly...probably the poet had not formed a distinct notion of it.1 Fate is generally described as emanating from his will ; but sometimes he appears to be no more...
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The history of Greece, Volume 1

Connop Thirlwall - Greece - 1860
...aloof from their quarrels : he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overreached by artifice, blinded by desire, and hurried by resentment into unseemly...to fate is not uniformly represented in the Homeric yoerns, and probably the poet had not formed a distinct notion of it. Fate is generally described as...
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The Sunday at Home: A Family Magazine for Sabbath Reading, Volume 28

1881
...their quarrels ; he occasionally wavers in his_ purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence....emanating from his will, but sometimes he appears to bo no more than the minister of a stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to elude." l And Zeus bears...
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The Religions of the Ancient World: Including Egypt, Assyria and Babylonia ...

George Rawlinson - Civilization, Ancient - 1883 - 249 pages
...their quarrels ; he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence....minister of a stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to elude."1 1 Thirlwall, ''History of Greece," vol. i. pp. 217-219. And Zeus bears to man the relation...
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Humboldt library of science, Issue 62

1884
...their quarrels; he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence....stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to elude." * 169. And Zeus bears to man the relation of " father." Each mortal who has a supplication to make...
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The Christ of Promise in Homer, Hesios, Vergil, Ovid, Horace Etc

Vincent Alphonso Fitz Simon - Christianity and other religions - 1909 - 275 pages
...their quarrels; he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence....stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to elude." A suffering Christ endears Him more to us than if He had visibly proved the Godhead when scourged,...
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The Religions of the Ancient World

George Rawlinson - Religion - 1994 - 180 pages
...their quarrels ; he occasionally wavers in his purpose, is overruled by artifice, blinded by desires, and hurried by resentment into unseemly violence....described as emanating from his will, but sometimes he apliears to be no more than the minister of a stern necessity, which he wishes in vain to elude." *...
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