March 16, 2018

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Plin. ib. Cura, Protogenes舒prȰstantiffimus. Quint, ib. (0 Nec debebat Amphioni de dispositione, nec Asclepiodoro de meosuris. Plin. ib. Eadem Ȱtate Asclepiodorus suit,

Not to mention such cases as are totally unconnected with our present subject, scarce any person is so stupid, as not to have sometime in his life, produced a bright flash of imagination, though surrounded, it may be, with a wide extent of darkness. But such transient blazes do not necessarily imply real genius. It is something more permanent and uniform. It requires a peculiar vigour of association. 9 modo, fed eodera temporis momento vim seam impendat. Quint. Inst. Orat. lib. i. cap, io. 3 Genius Genius implies such comprehensiveness of imagination as enables a man, on every occasion, to call in the conceptions that are necessary for executing the designs or compleating the works in which he engages.

Quintil. Inst. Oral. lib. x. cap. i. persona: pallȰque repertor honestȰ Ƙschylus ec modicis instravit pulpita tignis, Et docuit magnamque loqui, nicique cochurno. Hor. An Peer. ver. 278. position, position, the seeds frdrii which, in Aristotle9s judgment (c), succeeding writers reared both tragedy and comedy, and from which, in the; opinion of Quintilian (d), even orators might produce all the virtues of their art. On account of original arid extensive invention, thus amazingly displayed, his title to the first .

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