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" But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever. "
Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical - Pagina 173
door Edmond Burke - 1815
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Medievalism: The Middle Ages in Modern England

Michael Alexander - 2007 - 306 pagina’s
...as to build a modern abbey, or an English pagoda. Francis Jeffrey, reviewing Scott's Marmion, 18082 'The age of chivalry is gone - that of sophisters,...and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever.' The exclamation that launches this rhetorical climax is the best remembered of Edmund Burke's Reflections...
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The First Total War: Napoleon's Europe and the Birth of Warfare as We Know it

David Avrom Bell - 2007 - 420 pagina’s
...swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever ... All the decent drapery of life is to be rudely torn off. All the super-added ideas, furnished...
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Before the Deluge: Public Debt, Inequality, and the Intellectual Origins of ...

Michael Sonenscher - 2009 - 432 pagina’s
...quite explicit that its stability was an effect of a deeper set of underlying causes. The famous lament ("But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever.") that he issued immediately after describing how he had once seen Marie Antoinette, "glittering...
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Smoot's Ear: The Measure of Humanity

Robert Tavernor - 2007 - 249 pagina’s
...law, their revenue, their army, their navy, their commerce, their arts and their manufactures. [. . .] The age of chivalry is gone, that of sophisters, economists and calculators has succeeded.1 Suspicion fuelled by separate trade interests, conflicting political ambition and war meant...
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The Atlantic Enlightenment

Susan Manning, Francis D. Cogliano - 2008 - 209 pagina’s
...swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever.20 There were over seventy responses to Burke's Reflections: most were hostile, many pilloried...
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Capital, Interrupted: Agrarian Development and the Politics of Work in India

Vinay K. Gidwani - 2008 - 337 pagina’s
...eighteenth-century conservative English politician — lamented in his Reflections on the Revolution in France: "[T]he age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever" (quoted in Byres, "The Creation of 'The Tribe of Pundits Called Economists,'" in his The Indian Economy,...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 588 pagina’s
...swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...succeeded ; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever. Never, never more, shall we behold that generous loyalty to rank and sex, that proud submission,...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - 2008 - 588 pagina’s
...swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters,...succeeded ; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever. Never, never more, shall we behold that generous loyalty to rank and sex, that proud submission,...
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The Debt Delusion: Evolution and Management of Financial Risk

Will Slatyer - 2008 - 256 pagina’s
...whether the financial risk policy should be independent of that culture. "But the Age of chivalry has gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators...and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever." - Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1 790 Measured Risk Unfortunately the response...
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Frankenstein's Science: Experimentation and Discovery in Romantic Culture ...

Christa Knellwolf King, Jane R. Goodall - 2008 - 225 pagina’s
...justification for slavery.41 When Edmund Burke stated in Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790) that 'the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded',42 he expressed the growing fear that rationalist science might breed the anarchy witnessed...
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