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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 sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth... "
The Athenaeum and Literary Chronicle - Page 143
1829
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A History of the Royal Society, with Memoris of the Presidents, Volume 1

Charles Richard Weld - 1848 - 570 pages
...world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me." Numerous and ready were the pens and voices which mourned his decease and...
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Macphail's Edinburgh ecclesiastical journal and literary review, Volumes 5 à 6

1848 - 916 pages
...contained, he was but like a youth playing on the sea-shore, finding now a smoother pechle, and then a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of Truth lay all undiscovered before him." The Banner of the Truth, or Scottish Calvinietic Magazine. No. I. This small...
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The Life of Sir Isaac Newton: Containing an Account of His Numerous ...

George Grant - 1849 - 318 pages
...appear to the world ; but to myself I seem like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay undiscovered before me/' What a lesson to the vanity and presumption of philosophers —to those especially...
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The Life of Sir Isaac Newton: Containing an Account of His Numerous ...

George Grant - 1849 - 316 pages
...appear to• the world ; but to myself I seem like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay undiscovered before me." What a lesson to the vanity and presumption of philosophers —to those especially...
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The Life of Sir Isaac Newton: Containing an Account of His Numerous ...

George Grant - 1849 - 322 pages
...appear to the world ; but to myself I seem like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay undiscovered before me." What a lesson to the vanity and presumption of philosophers —to those especially...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849 - 708 pages
...but aa to myself, I Mem to have been only like a boy playing on the aea-ahora, and diverting myself silver wrought full cieñe and wcl, Hir girdelee trutb lay all undiscovered before mo.' — Spence'r AnccdoU*, p. A4. Who read« Incessantly, and to...
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The Complete Works of Thomas Dick, Volume 2

Thomas Dick - 1850 - 520 pages
...havo been only like a boy playing on the 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 me." The same sentiment might have been illustrated from the lives of Bacon, Locke,...
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Sermons Preached in China

Walter Macon Lowrie - 1851 - 494 pages
...world, " I seem to myself to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble, or a prettier...ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me ;" but much more truly may the Christian say this of Christ. Oldest and most...
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The Monthly Christian spectator, Volume 1

1851 - 808 pages
...to have been only like a boy, playing on the sea shore, and diverting myself with finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before him.' There is a great distinction between wisdom and knowledge which is finely...
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Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, Volume 45

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - 1852 - 814 pages
...world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, diverting myselt in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.' All honour and success to those who are constructing rafts and barks for the...
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