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" I do not know what I may appear to the World ; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, while the great ocean of truth... "
Character of Lord Bacon: His Life and Work ... - Side 198
af Thomas Martin - 1835 - 367 sider
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The Mirror of literature, amusement, and instruction [ed. by T. Byerley ...

Thomas Byerley - 1823
...sustenance. NEWTON'S PHILOSOPHY. — Sir Isaac Newton, a little hefore he died, said, " I don't know what I may seem to the world, but, as to myself, I seem to have heen only like a boy playing on the sea shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother...
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Essay on Instinct, and Its Physical and Moral Relations

Thomas Hancock - 1824 - 551 sider
...which shows his modest opinion of himself and his discoveries in Natural Philosophy. " I dont know what I may seem to the world, but, as to myself, I...now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier •hell than ordinary, whiLit the great ocean of Truth lay all undiscovered before me." See Spence's...
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The Oxford Entertaining Miscellany, Or, Weekly Magazine: Containing ..., Bind 1

1824
...King Henry VII. Newton's Philosophy. — Sir I. Newton, shortly before his death, said, " I don't know what I may seem to the world, but, as to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore, and diverting myself in now $nd then finding a smoother pebble or prettier shell than ordinary,...
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Essay on Instinct, and Its Physical and Moral Relations

Thomas Hancock - 1824 - 551 sider
...which shows his modest opinion of himself and his discoveries in Natural Philosophy. " I dont know what I may seem to the world, but, as to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the era-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than...
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Essay on instinct, and its physical and moral relations

Thomas Hancock - 1824
...seem to the world, but, as to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the ma-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother...or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocetm of 'J'ru'li lay all undiscovered before me." See Spence's Anecdote*, by SW Singer, page 54. terial...
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The Englishman's library [ed. by E. H. L.].

Englishman - 1824
...the benefits he had conferred upon science, he replied, " Alas ! I know not what I may have appeared to the world, but as to myself I seem to have been only like a child playing with pebbles on the sea shore, while the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before...
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The Tract Magazine and Christian Miscellany

1880
...thee." 'ffcrto fot Rtoto in part." f"I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seein to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting himself with now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst a great...
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The Christian Philosopher, Or, The Connection of Science and Philosophy with ...

Thomas Dick - 1826 - 397 sider
...was himself. He said, a little before his death, " I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing...seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before...
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The Christian Philosopher; Or, The Connection of Science and Philosophy with ...

Thomas Dick - 1828 - 398 sider
...was himself. He said, a little before his death, " I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing...sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before...
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The Casket

1828
...his dream. SIR ISAAC NEWTOV. Sir Isaac Newton, a little before he died, said — •'. I don't know what I may seem to the world. but as to myself, I seem to hitfe • been only like a boy playing on tho sea shore, and diverting myself in rtow and -tFi'en finding...
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