He had been highly educated while at Naples, and had steeped himself in the new learning.
What is this but a new learning; a new canker to rust and corrupt the old truth?
The clergymen, the nobility, even the women of the time became interested in the new learning, as it was called.
The universities which her rulers have established have diffused the new learning.
Without it, he would have remained a man of the last generation, distanced by every disciple of the new learning.
But the new learning did not make its way at once to England.
And as yet the new learning, though scared by Luther's intemperate language, had steadily backed him in his struggle.
The Greeks, the adherents of the new learning, were assailed with every kind of ridicule.
Already students of the sister university had been to Italy, and had returned full of the new learning.
The enemies of the new learning had raised a faction against it.