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" It was from out the rind of one apple tasted, that the knowledge of good and evil, as two twins cleaving together, leaped forth into the world. And perhaps this is that doom which Adam fell into of knowing good and evil, that is to say, of knowing good... "
The Prose Works of John Milton - Page 64
by John Milton - 1848
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An English Anthology of Prose and Poetry, Shewing the Main Stream of English ...

Sir Henry John Newbolt - English literature - 1922 - 1011 pages
...rind of one apple tasted, that the knowledg of good and evil, as two twins cleaving together, leapt forth into the World. And perhaps this is that doom...and evil, that is to say of knowing good by evil. As therfbre the state of man now is; what wisdom can there be to choose, what continence to forbear without...
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The Oral Study of Literature

Algernon de Vivier Tassin - English literature - 1923 - 431 pages
...was from out the rind of one apple tasted, that the knowledge of good and evil, as two twins cleaving together, leaped forth into the world. And perhaps...man now is; what wisdom can there be to choose, what continuance to forbear without the knowledge of evil? He that can apprehend and consider vice with...
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Religion and Natural Law: Hulsean Lectures

Charles Frank Russell - Hulsean lectures, 1922-1923 - 1924 - 186 pages
...and human solidarity. And both of these, as we haveseen, are two-edged things; both are indispensable which Adam fell into of knowing good and evil, that is to may of knowing good by evil," and so the whole passage. conditions of all that makes life worth living....
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Milton, Man and Thinker

Denis Saurat - Milton, John, 1608-1674 - 1925 - 363 pages
...celebrated: Good and evil we know in the field of this world grow up together almost inseparably. . . . What wisdom can there be to choose, what continence to forbear, without the knowledge of evil? ... I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue unexercised and unbreathed. . . ." Thus also the...
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The Sacred Complex: On the Psychogenesis of Paradise Lost

William Kerrigan, John Milton - Literary Criticism - 1983 - 344 pages
...of An Apology, but he understood from the beginning that virtue arose in combat with its adversary: And perhaps this is that doom which Adam fell into of knowing good and evill, that is to say of knowing good by evill. As therefore the state of man now is; what wisdome...
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Remembering and Repeating: Biblical Creation in Paradise Lost

Regina M. Schwartz, Schwartz Regina M. - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 144 pages
...rinde of one apple tasted, that the knowledge of good and evill as two twins cleaving together leapt forth into the World. And perhaps this is that doom which Adam fell into of knowing good and evill, that is to say, of knowing good by evill. (Areopagitica, 3. 514) Milton "cannot praise a fugitive...
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Essays in the Public Philosophy

Walter Lippmann - Political Science - 189 pages
...^at no book should be printed or put on sale unless it had first been licensed by the authorities: As therefore the state of man now is; what wisdom...continence to forbear without the knowledge of evil? . . . Since therefore the knowledge and survey of vice is in this world so necessary to the constituting...
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Essays in the Public Philosophy

Walter Lippmann - Political Science - 189 pages
...printed or put on sale unless it had first been licensed by the authorities: As therefore the stare of man now is; what wisdom can there be to choose,...continence to forbear without the knowledge of evil? . , . Since therefore the knowledge and survey of vice is in this world so necessary ro the constituting...
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Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault

Jonathan Dollimore, Reader in the School of English and American Studies Jonathan Dollimore - Design - 1991 - 388 pages
...interwoven with the knowledge of evill and in so many cunning resemblances hardly to be discern' d. . . . And perhaps this is that doom which Adam fell into of knowing good and evill, that is to say of knowing good by evill. (Prose Works, ii. 5t4; cf. Commonplace Book, i. 361)....
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Anxiety in Eden: A Kierkegaardian Reading of Paradise Lost

John S. Tanner - Business & Economics - 1992 - 209 pages
...rinde of one apple tasted, that the knowledge of good and evill, as two twins cleaving together, leapt forth into the World. And perhaps this is that doom which Adam fell into of knowing good and evill, that is to say, of knowing good by evill. (CP, 2.514) It was called the tree of knowledge of...
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