Søgning Billeder Maps Play YouTube Nyheder Gmail Drev Mere »
Log ind
Bøger Bøger
" Things and actions are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be : Why then should we desire to be deceived? "
The Nineteenth Century - Side 657
1886
Fuld visning - Om denne bog

Crossing the Boundaries: Essays in Biblical Interpretation in Honour of ...

Michael D. Goulder, Stanley E. Porter, Paul M. Joyce, David E. Orton - 1994 - 381 sider
...love for Bishop Butler's remark in the Fifteen Sermons that "Things and actions are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be: why then should we desire to be deceived?" (Sermon 7, end). This study in his honour is a study of a famous passage from the New Testament on...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog

Zen Catholicism

Aelred Graham - 1994 - 228 sider
...to adjust to the inevitable. "Things and actions are what they are," said Bishop Joseph Butler, "and the consequences of them will be what they will be: why then should we desire to be deceived?" Why indeed? Unfortunately unregenerate human nature often does desire to be deceived, as Gautama Buddha...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog

The Degradation of the Academic Dogma

Robert A. Nisbet - 1997 - 252 sider
...American campuses by the 1950s. "Things and actions," wrote Bishop Butler, "are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be; why, then, should we desire to be deceived?" Putting the present matter a little differently, why should we desire to be deceived about the nature...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog

Love, etc.

Julian Barnes - 2007 - 240 sider
...fruitless our efforts to muzzle the beast? Who was it said, 'Things and actions are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be; why then should we desire to be deceived?' Bastard. Old eighteenth-century bastard. Deceive me, O deceive me — as long as I know it and like...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog

Modern Humanists: Sociological Studies of Carlyle, Mill, Emerson, Arnold ...

John M. Robertson - 2002 - 284 sider
...a sentence like this sentence, splcnrliilc verax, of Butler's : — ' Things are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be ; why then shonld we wish to be deceived? ' To take in and digest such a sentence as that is an education in moral...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog

Isaiah Berlin: Volume 1: Letters, 1928-1946, Bind 1

Sir Isaiah Berlin, Isaiah Berlin - 2004 - 755 sider
...built on shifting sands. 'Things and Actions are what they are,' said a famous English Bishop, 'and the Consequences of them will be what they will be: Why then should we desire to be deceived?'1 Was Weizmann, were we who followed him, deceived? Were the prophecies of those who disagreed...
Begrænset visning - Om denne bog




  1. Min samling
  2. Hjælp
  3. Avanceret bogsøgning
  4. Download ePub
  5. Download PDF