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The persecuted old scientist at this time was blind , but the strength of his mighty mind was unimpaired . The student will find in Paradise Lost the lines that refer to Galileo , and he will then know how the memory of this visit must ...
An examination of this definition will show that it is a very good one ; but his Tractate on Education , in which the definition occurs , shows that Milton was far from understanding just how this state of mind was to be produced .
Yet not for those , Nor what the potent Victor in his rage Can else inflict , do I repent ; or change , Though changed in outward luster , that fixed mind , And high disdain from sense of injured merit , That with the Mightiest raised ...
Too well I see and rue the dire event , That with sad overthrow and foul defeat Hath lost us heaven , and all this mighty host In horrible destruction laid thus low , As far as gods and heavenly essenceso Can perish ; for the mind and ...
The mind is its own place , and in itself Can make a heaven of hell , a hell of heaven . What matter where , if I be still the same , And what I should be , all but less than he Whom thunder hath made greater ?
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LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. Læs hele anmeldelsen
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... Læs hele anmeldelsen