A metaphor from The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

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A metaphor from The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

Description

A metaphor from The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne, in which he mocks Locke

Creator

Laurence Sterne

Source

http://metaphors.iath.virginia.edu/metaphors/13701

Publisher

Metaphors of the Mind

Date

1760-7

Contributor

Liza Egorova

Language

English

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Wit and judgment "in this world never go together; inasmuch as they are two operations differing from each other as wide as east is from west.--So, says Locke,--so are farting and hickuping, say I."

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Laurence Sterne, “A metaphor from The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 15, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/1032.

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