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" THERE was an ancient sage philosopher That had read Alexander Ross over, And swore the world, as he could prove, Was made of fighting and of love. Just so Romances are, for what else Is in them all but love and battles ? O' th' first of these w' have... "
Hudibras - Seite 28
von Robert Deverell - 1816
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn, Anna Lydia Ward - 1911 - 761 Seiten
...golden chain, This pendant world, in bigness as a star. 5870 Milton : Par. Lost. Bk. ii. Line 1051 _, There was an ancient sage philosopher, That had read...he could prove, Was made of fighting- and of love. 5871 Butler: Iltidibras. Pt. i. Canto ii. Line i Like pilgrims to th' appointed place we tend; The...
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The Red Fox's Son: A Romance of Bharbazonia

Edgar Meck Dilley - 1911 - 4 Seiten
...without were impatient at the delay. CHAPTER XVI MARBOSA'S HUNTING LODGE — THE There was an ancient philosopher That had read Alexander Ross over And...he could prove, Was made of fighting and of love. — Butler: Hudibras, Part I. " MARBOSA ! MARBOSA ! " shouted several voices at once. A score of young...
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A First Sketch of English Literature

Henry Morley - 1912 - 1196 Seiten
...him, in the lines : " There *.»-. an ancient si^c philosopher 1'tial had read Alexander Ross ovei. And swore the world, as he could prove, Was made of fighting and of love." So Butler, at the opening of " Hudibras," spoke of the times "when civic fury first grew high :" "...
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Oxford Historical Society, Band 44

Oxford Historical Society (Oxford, England) - 1904
...Alexander Ross (1590-1654), vicar of Carisbrooke and miscellaneons writer. His life is in J>. A'. B. ' There was an ancient sage philosopher That had read Alexander Ross over.' (Hudibras, I. ii. I, a.) 1 The Bodleian has a copy of the following book : Elegantix Poeticse in Locos...
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Report and Transactions - The Devonshire Association for the ..., Band 19

Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art - 1887
...pigmie set on his shouldiers may see a little further." This author is thus alluded to in ffudibras: " There was an ancient sage philosopher That had read Alexander Ross over." — Canto ii. pt. 1. t Ed. by ARBER, II. 43. $ Ibid. II. 28. distributed; for of the first, published...
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The Dragon and the Eagle: The Presence of China in the American Enlightenment

Alfred Owen Aldridge - 1993 - 287 Seiten
...begins the second canto of his satire with a couplet requiring a misplacing of accents in Ross's name. There was an ancient sage philosopher, That had read Alexander Ross over. Out of the 450 pages of his book, Ross devotes only one, the following, to China (page 57). [The Chinese]...
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Essays on Galileo and the History and Philosophy of Science, Band 1

Stillman Drake - 1999 - 476 Seiten
...of his books was such a task that Samuel Butler opened the second canto of Hudihras with the lines: There was an ancient sage philosopher That had read Alexander Ross over. not have neglected to include Galileo with Lansberg and Carpentarius in his refutation of the earth's...
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Image Government: Monarchical Metamorphoses in English Literature and Art ...

T. R. Langley - 2001 - 256 Seiten
...appears also in the Mystagogus Poeticus of Alexander Ross (sometime chaplain to Charles I and butt-to-be There was an ancient sage Philosopher, That had read Alexander Ross over of Charles II' s favourite Hudibras)5 who explains, A Commonwealth without a King is like great Polyphemus...
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What Have They Done to the Bible?: A History of Modern Biblical Interpretation

John Sandys-Wunsch - 2005 - 378 Seiten
...T. Young, 1646). This is the Rosse mentioned in the opening of Canto 2 of Samuel Butler's Hudibras: THERE was an ancient sage philosopher, That had read ALEXANDER Ross over. "For example, Jacob du Bois, Dialogus Theologico-Astronomicus . . . et Ex Sacris Literis Terrae quietem,...
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Hudibras Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - 1684
...Fidler Prisoner ; Conveys him to enchanted Castle, There shuts him fast in wooden Bastile. CANTO II. THere was an ancient sage Philosopher, That had read...Fighting and of Love: Just so Romances are, for what else Is in them all, but Love and Battels? O' th' first of these w'have no great matter To treat of, but...
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