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" Whoe'er excels in what we prize, Appears a hero in our eyes: Each girl, when pleas'd with what is taught, Will have the teacher in her thought. When miss delights in her spinnet, A fiddler may a fortune get; A blockhead, with melodious voice, In boarding-schools... "
The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes, Historical and ... - Page 149
by Jonathan Swift - 1808
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Cadenus and Vanessa: A Poem. To which is Added, a True and Faithful ...

Jonathan Swift - English poetry - 1726 - 31 pages
...an unforefeen Event, Things took a Turn he never meant; Appears a Hero to our Eyes ; Each GirLwhen pleas'd with what is taught, Will have the Teacher in her Thought. When Mifs delights in her Spinnet, A Fidler may a Fortune get j A Blockhead with melodious Voice In Boarding-Schools...
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The Works of J.S. ...

Jonathan Swift - 1735
.... * • • Things took a Turn he never meant. . Whoe'er excels in what we prize, Appears a Hero to our Eyes ; Each Girl when pleas'd with what is taught, Will have the Teacher in her Thought : When Mifs delights in her Spinnet, A Fidler may a Fortune get : A Blockhead with melodious Voice In Boarding-Schools,...
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Miscellanies. In Four Volumes

Jonathan Swift, John Arbuthnot, Alexander Pope, John Gay - 1742
...unforefeen Event, Things took a Turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize,, Appears a Hero to our Eyes; Each Girl, when pleas'd with what is taught, Will have the Teacher in her Thought. When Mil's delights in her Spinnet, A Fidler may a Fortune get ; A Blockhead, with melodious Voice, In Boarding-schools...
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The Works of D. Jonathan Swift ...

1752
...came on her fide : It was an unforefeen event, Things took a turn> he never meant. Whoe'er excells, in what we prize, Appears a hero in our eyes; Each...with what is taught') •Will have the teacher in her thoughts When Mifs delights in her fpinnet, A fidler may a fortune get : A blockhead with melodious...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Accurately Revised in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...apply'd, /f. Infenfibly came on her fide. It was an unforefeen event ; Things took a turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize Appears a hero in our eyes : Each girl, whenpleas'd with what is taught, Will have the teacher in her thought, a The The nymph in fober words...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...apply 'd, Infenfibly came on her fide. It was an unforefeen event ; Things took a turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize Appears a hero in our eyes : Each girl, whenpleas'd with what is taught, Will have the teacher in her thought. 2 The The nymph in fober words...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1757
...was an unforefeen event ; 730 Things took a turn he never meant. > Whoe'er excells in what we pri2e, Appears a hero in our eyes : Each girl, when pleas'd with what is taught, Will haĞe the teacher in her thought. 735 The nymph in fober words intreau A truce with all fublime conceits:...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - English essays - 1767 - 12 pages
...apply'd, Inferably came on her fide. It was an unforefeen event ; Things took a turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize Appears a hero in our eyes: "Each girl, when pleas'd with what is Will have the teacher in her thought. The nymph in fober words intreats A truce with aJl fitblime conceits:...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth, Deane Swift - 1768
...apply'd, Infenfibly came on her fide. It was an unforefeen event ; Things took a turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize Appears a hero in...what is taught, Will have the teacher in her thought. The The nymph in fober words intreats A truce with all fublime conceits : For why fuch raptures, flights,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Swift

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...apply'd, Infenfibly came on her fide. It was an unforefeen event ; 73* Things took a turn he never meant. Whoe'er excels in what we prize, Appears a hero in...what is taught, Will have the teacher in her thought. 73j When Mifs delights in her fpinnet, A fiddler may a fortune get ; A blockhead, with melodious voice,...
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