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Be not a Hercules furens abroad, and a Poltroon within thyself. To chase our
Enemies out of the Field, and be led captive by our Vices ; to beat down our Foes,
and fall down to our Concupiscences ; are Solecisms in Moral Schools, and no ...
Guide not the Hand of God, nor order the Finger of the Almighty unto thy will and
pleasure ; but sit quiet in the soft showers of Providence, and Favourable
distributions in this World, either to thyself or others. And since not only
Judgments have ...
Expose not thyself by four-footed manners unto monstrous draughts, and
Caricatura representations. Think not after the old Pythagorean conceit, what
Beast thou may'st be after death. Be not under any Brutal metempsychosis while
thou livest ...
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - le.vert.galant - LibraryThing
A beautifully edifying meditation written by a great prose stylist whose life and thought, like his near contemporary Giordino Bruno, embody the transition from the Renaissance to modernity. It is splendid to spend an evening or two with such a sensible and probing mind. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - keylawk - LibraryThing
Written without the intention to publish. Browne was born in London in 1605, and trained for Medicine. After traveling the Continent, he settled and practiced in Norwich, raised 10 children, and died ... 閱讀評論全文
LETTER TO A FRIEND UPON OCCASION OF THE DEATH
THE GARDEN OF CYRUS OR THE QUINCUNCIALL LOZENGE