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" Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 77
by Joseph Warton - 1806
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Kant: A Biography

Manfred Kuehn - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 544 pages
...reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such Whether he thinks too little, or too much: Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd, Still...Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of things, yet prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle...
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The Creation of the Modern World: The Untold Story of the British Enlightenment

Roy Porter, Former Professor of the Social History of Medicine Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine Roy Porter - History - 2000 - 727 pages
...beings as suspended between the divine and the animal, a predicament at once laughable and lamentable, Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all. 96 Darwin, by contrast, painted a wholly optimistic, naturalistic and this-worldly picture, grounded...
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The Creation of the Modern World: The Untold Story of the British Enlightenment

Roy Porter - History - 2000 - 727 pages
...beings as suspended between the divine and the animal, a predicament at once laughable and lamentable, Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all.96 Darwin, by contrast, painted a wholly optimistic, naturalistic and this-worldly picture, grounded...
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The Controversial Jesus and the Critics

Arthur Paterson Lee - Fiction - 2001 - 324 pages
...little or too much; Chaos of thought and passion, all confused; Still by himself abused, or disabused; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled; The glory, jest and riddle of the world! In ancient times humans may have thought themselves...
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Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy, and ...

Donald K. Sharpes - Education - 2002 - 522 pages
...reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much . . . Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. (Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man, 1 733) 8. Education in Colonial and Revolutionary America OVERVIEW...
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Discours et vérité dans Les voyages de Gulliver de Jonathan Swift

Alain Bony - English literature - 2002 - 250 pages
...reason such, Whether he thinks too little, or too much: Chaos of Thought and Passion, ail contus'd; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd: Created half to rise, and half to fall; Gréât lord of ail things. yet a prey to ail: Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory,...
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Biblical Foundations of Spirituality: Touching a Finger to the Flame

Barbara Ellen Bowe - Religion - 2003 - 221 pages
...little or too much: Chaos of thought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'tl, or tlisabus'd; Created half to rise and half to fall; Great Lord...endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world!1 Pope's poem captures well the ambiguities that we experience in our quest for authentic living....
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The Enlightenment: A Sourcebook and Reader

Paul Hyland, Olga Gomez, Francesca Greensides - History - 2003 - 467 pages
...10 Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little, or too much: Chaos ofThought and Passion, all confus'd; Still by himself abus'd,...disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; 1 5 Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge ofTruth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory,...
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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society: Volume 12: Sixth Series

Royal Historical Society - Business & Economics - 2003 - 514 pages
...beings suspended between the divine and the animal, a predicament at once laughable and lamentable, Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all. Darwin, by contrast, painted a wholly optimistic, naturalistic and thisworldly picture, grounded on...
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How to Survive Your Husband's Midlife Crisis: Strategies and Stories from ...

Gay Courter, Pat Gaudette - Family & Relationships - 2003 - 276 pages
...Facing Serious lssues Chaos of thought and passion, all confused; Still by himself abused or disabused; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world...
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