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" KNOW then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man. Placed on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly wise, and rudely great : With too much knowledge for the sceptic side, With too much weakness for the stoic's pride,... "
Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ... - Sivu 364
tekijä(t) John Aikin - 1841 - 807 sivua
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Songs of Ourselves

Cambridge International Examinations - 2005 - 265 sivua
...ALEXANDER POPE Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man. Placed on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly...little or too much: Chaos of thought and passion, all confused; Still by himself abused or disabused; Created half to rise and half to fall, Great lord of...
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What Have They Done to the Bible?: A History of Modern Biblical Interpretation

John Sandys-Wunsch - 2005 - 378 sivua
...some comfort in Pope's description of the human condition in the second epistle of his Essay on Man: A Being darkly wise, and rudely great: With too much...little, or too much: Chaos of Thought and Passion, all confused; Still by himself abused, or disabused; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...
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Literature and Science: Social Impact and Interaction

John H. Cartwright, Brian Baker - 2005 - 471 sivua
...middle state of human existence shows Pope at his best: Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of Mankind is Man. Plac'd on this...doubt his Mind or Body to prefer, Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; . . . Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd The glory, jest, and riddle...
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Tracing the Essay: Through Experience to Truth

George Douglas Atkins - 2005 - 180 sivua
...concern to him in his everyday existence. I quote it again: Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of Mankind is Man. Plac'd on this...doubt his Mind or Body to prefer, Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, '53 Whether he thinks too little, or too...
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The Essential Mary Midgley

Mary Midgley - 2005 - 413 sivua
...probably it would always be subject to the paradoxes which Pope noticed in the Essay on Man: - Placed on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly...prefer, Born but to die, and reasoning but to err ... Created half to rise, and half to fall, Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all, Sole judge...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - 2006 - 486 sivua
...All to one lov'd Folly Sacrifice. FROM An Essay on Man Know then thyself, presume not God to scan, The proper study of mankind is Man. Plac'd on this...doubt his mind or body to prefer; Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much;...
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Understanding Leukemias, Lymphomas and Myelomas, Second Edition

Tariq I. Mughal, Tariq Mughal, John Goldman, John M. Goldman, Sabena T. Mughal, Sabena Mughal - 2009 - 188 sivua
...guidance and love. Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man. Placed on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly...doubt his mind or body to prefer, Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little, or too much....
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A Studied Impression of That Which Is

R. Garner Brasseur - 2006 - 499 sivua
...isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly wise, and rudely great. With too much knowledge for the skeptic side With too much weakness for the stoic's pride....prefer. Born but to die, and reasoning but to err. Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled. The glory, the jest, and the riddle of the world. —Verse...
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Be a Poet

Nancy Bogen - 2007 - 420 sivua
...can't help getting chills when I read this. How about you? Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of Mankind is Man. Plac'd on this...doubt his Mind or Body to prefer, Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little, or too much:...
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The Cambridge Companion to Alexander Pope

Pat Rogers - 2007
...notably Hamlet), in its magisterially balanced paradoxes: Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of Mankind is Man. Plac'd on this...doubt his Mind or Body to prefer, Born but to die, and reas'ning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little, or too much:...
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