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" And shot, ambitious of unbounded scenes, Beyond the flaming limits of the world Her gloomy flight. But what avails the flight Of Fancy, when our hearts remain below ? Virtue abounds in flatterers and foes ; Tis pride to praise her, penance to perform.... "
The Complaint: Or, Night-thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality. : To ... - Page 303
by Edward Young - 1750 - 326 pages
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The Works of the Author of the Night-thoughts: In Four Volumes

Edward Young - 1762
...converting pain to peace, My fong the midnight raven has outwing'd, And fhot, ambitious of unbounded fcenes, Beyond the flaming limits of the world. Her gloomy flight. But what avails the flight Of fancy, wlien our hearts remain below ? Virtue abounds in flatterers, and foes ; 'Tis pride, to praife her;...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 50-52

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...pain to peace, My fong the midnight raven has outwing'd, And mot, ambitious of unbounded fcenes, 14-15 Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy...; 'Tis pride, to praife her ; penance to perform. 1410 To more than words, to more than worth of tongue, Lorenzo ! rife, at this aufpicious hour; An...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 52, Page 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...of unbounded fcenes, Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy-flight. But what avails-the flight Of fancy, when our hearts remain below ? Virtue...""Tis pride, to praife her ; penance .to perform. 2420 To more' than -words, to more than worth of tongue, Lorenzo I rife, at this aufpicious hour ;...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 52

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...pain to peace, My fong the midnight raven has outwing'd. And mot, ambitious of unbounded fcenes, *415 Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy flight. But what avails the flight Of faiicy, when our hearts remain below ? Virtue abounds in flatterevs and foes ; 'Tis pride, to praife...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...ambitious of unbounded fcencs, 24ii Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy flight. Bat what avails the flight Of fancy, when our hearts remain...foes ; *Tis pride to praife her ; penance to perform. 2420 To more than words, to more than worth of tongTie, Lorenzo ! rife, at this aufpicious hour ; An...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 10

English poetry - 1795
...converting pain to peace, My fong the midnight raven hasoutwing'd, And {hot, ambitious of unbounded fccnei, Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy...; Of fancy, when our hearts remain below ? Virtue abound* in flatterers and foes; 'Tis pride to praife her ; penance to perform. To more than words,...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...converting pain to peace, My fong the mulnight raven has outwing'd, And (hot, ambitious of unbounded (cenes, Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy...remain below ? Virtue abounds in flatterers, and foes ; Lorenzo! rife, at this au.'picious hour; An hour, when heaven's m oft intimare with man; When, like...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 87-88

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...pain to peace, My song the midnight raven has outwing'd, And shot, ambitious of unbounded scenes, z415 Beyond the flaming limits of the world, Her gloomy...the flight Of fancy, when our hearts remain below f Virtue abounds in flatterers and foes ; ' Tis pride to praise her, penance to perform. z4z9 To more...
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Night Thoughts

Edward Young - 1798 - 386 pages
...And truths divine converting pain to peace, My song the midnight raven has outwing'd, 2410 And shot, ambitious of unbounded scenes, Beyond the flaming...remain below ? Virtue abounds in flatterers, and foes; . 2415 'Tis pride, to praise her; penance, to perform. To more than words, to more than worth of tongue,...
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The poetical works of ... E. Young. With the life of the author. Cooke's ed

Edward Young - 1799
...has outwing'd, And fhot, ambitious of unbounded. l'cenes, -4*5 Beyond the flaming limits of the wurld Her gloomy flight. But what avails the flight Of fancy,...foes ; 'Tis pride to praife her, penance to perform. 2413 To more than words, to more than worth of tongue, Lorenzo ! rife, at this aufpicious hour, An...
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