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" I call therefore a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously all the offices, both private and public, of peace and war. "
The American Journal of Education - Page 59
edited by - 1856
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Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 6; Volume 17

1835 - 386 pages
...impart a complete and generous education : that which, to use the language of Milton, ' fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war.' Such a definition, it is obvious, must include the cultivation not only of the intellectual, but also...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 57

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1836 - 572 pages
...eye of bis illustrious father he had received that " complete and generous education which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war." ' Such an education, acting on such a natural disposition, not only qualified him to adorn the most...
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The Schoolmaster: Essays on Practical Education, Selected from the Works of ...

Schoolmaster - 1836 - 926 pages
...tenderest and most docible age. I call, therefore, a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all...offices both private and public of peace and war. And how all this may be done between twelve and one-and- twenty, less time than is now bestowed in...
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The Schoolmaster: Essays on Practical Education, Selected from the ..., Volume 1

1836 - 432 pages
...tenderest and most docible age. I call, therefore, a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all...offices both private and public of peace and war. And how all this may be done between twelve and one-and-twenty, less time than is now bestowed iii...
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Elements of Moral Philosophy

Jasper Adams - 1837 - 554 pages
...this knowledge may be. Milton says, " I call a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war."* Dr. Watts understands the suitable education of children to consist in " the instruction of them in...
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The Introductory Discourse and the Lectures Delivered Before the American ...

American Institute of Instruction - 1833 - 216 pages
...agreed as to its object. Milton proposes it as the aim of the scheme recommended by him, " to fit a man to perform justly, skilfully and magnanimously all...offices both private and public of peace and war." A glorious vision, and well worthy of the lofty imagination of its author, but incapable of being realized...
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Notes on the Four Gospels and the Acts of the Apostles: Illustrations of the ...

Frederic Martin (of London.) - 1838 - 470 pages
...knowledge, as the expansion and strengthening the intellectual and moral powers, " which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war," and which then only is " complete and generous" (Milton's Prose Works, 1. 144. 1753)— with greater...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 57

1836 - 564 pages
...eye of his illustrious father he had received that " complete and generous education which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war." ' Such an education, acting on such a natural disposition, not only qualified him to adorn the most...
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The Philosophy of Living

Herbert Mayo - 1838 - 360 pages
...illustrious father he had received that ' complete and generous education which fits a man to perform p justly, skilfully, and magnanimously, all the offices, both private and public, of peace and war.' " Such an education, acting on such a natural disposition, not only qualified him to adorn the most...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - 1839 - 404 pages
...tenderest and most docible age. I call therefore a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully and magnanimously all...offices, both private and public, of peace and war. And how all this may be done between twelve and one and twenty, less time than is now bestowed in pure...
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