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" Evil into the mind of God or man May come and go, so unapproved, and leave No spot or blame behind... "
Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. The Sixth ... - Page 354
by John Milton - 1763
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Mitford - 1838
...find Of our last evening's talk in this thy dream, n& But with addition strange ; yet be not sad : Evil into the mind of GOD or man May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave No spot or blame behind ; which gives me hope That what in sleep thou didst...
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The Life and Writings of Samuel Johnson...

Samuel Johnson - 1840
...alarms ; for thoughts are only criminal when they are first chosen and then voluntarily continued. " Evil into the mind of God or man May come and go, so unapproved, and leave No spot or stain behind."* In futurity chiefly are the snares lodged by which...
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Celebrated Speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine: To which is Added, the ...

William Pitt (Earl of Chatham) - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1841 - 540 pages
...tells him he must not hope. — Loose thoughts may arise, but they are rebuked and dissipated — " Evil into the mind of God or man May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave No spot or blame behind." Gentlemen, I trouble you with these reflections,...
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Paradise Lost: With Variorum Notes ... and a Memoir of the Life of Milton ...

John Milton - 1841 - 457 pages
...115 " Of our last ev'ning's talk, in this thy dream, " But with addition strange ; yet he not sad. " Evil into the mind of God, or man, " May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave " No spot or hlame hehind : which gives me hope 120 " That what in sleep thou...
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Perils of the Night: A Feminist Study of Nineteenth-Century Gothic

Eugenia C. DeLamotte - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 368 pages
...genuinely feels evil impulses, it is a sure sign that she will give in to them. Milton's idea that "Evil into the mind of God or Man / May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave / No spot or blame behind . . ." (Paradise Lost 5.11719) has no place in the...
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Intimate Conflict: Contradiction in Literary and Philosophical Discourse

Brian Caraher - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 208 pages
...about beings other than himself does not compel him to create them at some time. When Adam says that "Evil into the mind of God or Man / May come and go" (V.117-19), he is particularizing the more general postulate of the freedom of the intellect to think...
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Anxiety in Eden: A Kierkegaardian Reading of Paradise Lost

John S. Tanner - Business & Economics - 1992 - 209 pages
...comes testimony that he, like God, could have read unlicensed heresy in Eden without loss of innocence: "Evil into the mind of God or Man / May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave / No spot of blame behind" (4.117-19). "Evil," in a narrowly cognitive sense...
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Speaking Silences: Stillness and Voice in Modern Thought and Jewish Tradition

Andrew V. Ettin - Religion - 1994 - 209 pages
...may be truer of articulated speech than of thought, although obviously the separation cannot be neat. "Evil into the mind of God or man / May come and go, so unapproved,"14 Milton's Adam reassures Eve after a troubling dream. Bringing that evil forth from...
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The Modest Ambition of Andrew Marvell: A Study of Marvell and His Relation ...

Patsy Griffin - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 216 pages
...times. Milton gave Satan and the fallen deities some of his favorite positions and even allowed that "Evil into the mind of God or Man / May come and go, so unapprov'd, and leave / No spot or blame" (Paradise Lost V 11719). Of course, Milton's is a definite...
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Forbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography

Roger Shattuck - History - 1997 - 369 pages
...latter is prone to produce dreams, but Eve, Adam says, need not be disturbed by her strange dream. "Evil into the mind of god or man May come and go, so unapproved, and leave No spot or blame behind; which gives me hope That what in sleep thou didst...
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