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" He must divest himself of the prejudices of his age and country ; he must consider right and wrong in their abstracted and invariable state ; he must disregard present laws and opinions, and rise to general and transcendental truths, which will always... "
The novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ... - Seite 341
von Laurence Sterne - 1823
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The Cambridge Companion to Samuel Johnson

Brian Friel, Philip Davis, Catherine Neal Parke, Howard David Weinbrot, Paul J. Korshin, Eithne Henson, Robert DeMaria, Robert Folkenflik, Clement Hawes, Fred Parker, Philip Smallwood, Michael Felix Suarez, John Wilshire, Thomas Keymer, Steven Lynn - 1997 - 266 Seiten
...invulnerable to a certain irony, or necessary shift in perspective, as he himself wryly acknowledges: He must divest himself of the prejudices of his age...transcendental truths, which will always be the same . . . Imlac now felt the enthusiastic fit, and was proceeding to aggrandize his own profession, when...
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Religion and Faction in Hume's Moral Philosophy

Jennifer A. Herdt - 1997 - 300 Seiten
...ignore differences and focus on existing commonalities. In Rasselas, Johnson suggests that the writer "must divest himself of the prejudices of his age...transcendental truths, which will always be the same." 68 The aim is not to understand concrete instances of otherness, but rather the abstraction of universal...
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Religion and Faction in Hume's Moral Philosophy

Jennifer A. Herdt - 1997 - 300 Seiten
...ignore differences and focus on existing commonalities. In Rasselas, Johnson suggests that the writer "must divest himself of the prejudices of his age...and transcendental truths, which will always be the same."68 The aim is not to understand concrete instances of otherness, but rather the abstraction of...
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Picturing Imperial Power: Colonial Subjects in Eighteenth-century British ...

Beth Fowkes Tobin, Associate Professor Department of English Beth Fowkes Tobin - 1999 - 306 Seiten
...the appeal of the particular and to focus on discovering general principles, the poet, Johnson says, "must divest himself of the prejudices of his age...transcendental truths, which will always be the same." 40 Reynolds asserts in his third Discourse that "the whole beauty and grandeur of the art consists,...
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Tropicopolitans: Colonialism and Agency, 1688-1804

Srinivas Aravamudan - 1999 - 424 Seiten
...position, just as the aviator's or D'Alembert's: "He must divest himself of the prejudices of his age or country; he must consider right and wrong in their...truths, which will always be the same ... he must write as the interpreter of nature, and the legislator of mankind, and consider himself as presiding...
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Literary Darwinism: Evolution, Human Nature, and Literature

Joseph Carroll - 2004 - 276 Seiten
...transcendental morality. The poet, Imlac says, "must divest himself of the prejudices of his age or country; he must consider right and wrong in their...transcendental truths, which will always be the same" (p. 44). In Johnson's thinking, the elementary human passions are closely connected with moral realities...
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Abstraction and the Classical Ideal, 1760-1920

Charles A. Cramer - 2006 - 182 Seiten
...different shades in the verdure of the forest. . . . He must divest himself of the prejudices of his age or country; he must consider right and wrong in their...and transcendental truths, which will always be the same."2 On one level, these statements are commonplaces of classical aesthetic theory. Both restate...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Band 34

1874
...greatest activity and the best talent. Moreover, this ideal journalist, like the poet in Rasselas, must " disregard present laws and opinions, and rise...himself with the slow progress of his name; contemn the applause of his own time, and commit his claims to the justice of posterity. He must write as the interpreter...
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