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" ... for wit lying most in the assemblage of ideas, and putting those together with quickness and variety, wherein can be found any resemblance or congruity, thereby to make up pleasant pictures, and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment, on the contrary,... "
Four Discourses on Subjects Relating to the Amusement of the Stage: Preached ... - Page 47
by James Plumptre - 1809 - 284 pages
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A Family Encyclopaedia: Or, An Explanation of Words and Things Connected ...

George Crabb - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831 - 412 pages
...is just the contrary of judgment, which consists in the separating carefully from one another, such ideas wherein can be found the least difference, thereby to avoid being mislrd, by similitude and affinity, from taking onp thing for another. WITNESS (in Law.) One sworn...
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Spectator (The)

English essays - 1836 - 714 pages
...thereby to make up pleasant pictures, and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment, on the contrary, at it might be altered with a very few touches, and that he himself would Ъс mo&t part, lies that entertainment and pleasantry of wit, which strikes so lively on the fancy, and...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt: With a Notice of His ..., Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1836 - 315 pages
...as much to to make up pleasant pictures and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment on the contrary lies quite on the other side, in separating carefully...similitude and by affinity to take one thing for another." —Locke's Essay, vol. ip 1 43. VOL. I. M the roaring of the sea as any other part of the same quantity,...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1836
...as much to to make up pleasant pictures and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment on the contrary lies quite on the other side, in separating carefully...similitude and by affinity to take one thing for another." — Locbr's Essay, vol. ip 1 43. VOL. I. M the roaring of the sea as any other part of the game quantity,...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1836
...as much to to make up pleasant pictures and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment on the contrary lies quite on the other side, in separating carefully...similitude and by affinity to take one thing for another." — Lochts Essay, vol. ip 143. VOL. I. M the roaring of the sea as any other part of the same quantity,...
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Literary Remains of the Late William Hazlitt: With a Notice of His Life by ...

William Hazlitt - 1836 - 315 pages
...thereby to make up pleasant pictures and agreeable visions in the fancy ; judgment on the contrary lieз quite on the other side, in separating carefully one...similitude and by affinity to take one thing for another." — Locke's Essay, vol. ip 143. singular passions are parts of the seditious roaring of a troubled...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...thereby to make np pleasant pictures, and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment, on the contrary, f men thriving in their own private fortunes, and at the same time promoting the public s be_ "found the least difference, thereby to avoid being misled by similitude, and bv affinity to take...
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A System of Phrenology

George Combe - Phrenology - 1837 - 664 pages
...of ideas wherein any resemblance can be found," he proceeds thus: "Judgment, on the contrary, Iie3 quite on the other side, in separating carefully,...and by affinity, to take one thing for another.'''] Lord Bacon says, that "the chief and (as it were) radical distinction betwixt minds, in regard to philosophy...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...thereby to make up pleasant pictures, and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment, on the contrary, lies quite on the other side, in separating «carefully...thereby •' " to avoid being misled by similitude, ami bv affinity to take one thing for another. , \ This is a way of proceeding quite contrary to metaphor...
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Conversations on the elements of metaphysics, tr. by R. Pennell

Claude BUFFIER - 1838 - 200 pages
...thereby to make up pleasant pictures and agreeable visions in the fancy. Judgment, on the contrary, lies quite on the other side, in separating carefully,...and, by affinity, to take one thing for another."* P. 20. The Strange JVames, Sfc. Nothing can be more unreasonable than the complaints so frequently...
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