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" This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these ; Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain ! Or indolent,... "
Sketches from Nature: Intended for the Use of Young Persons - Page 41
1801 - 130 pages
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John Lord Bolinbroke. To which ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1820 - 72 pages
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these; Some, sunk to beats, find pleasure end in pain; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that...
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An Essay on Man: To which are Added, the Universal Prayer, and Other ...

Alexander Pope - 1821 - 72 pages
...Those call it pleasure, and contentment these ; Somfr, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain : Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, 25 Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that happiness is happiness ? Take nature's...
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The British poets: including translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these: Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain! Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1822 - 274 pages
...ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain : Or indolent, to each extreme [hey fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all.*\ . Who thus define it, say they more or less...
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The moral instructor, and guide to virtue: being a compendium of moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these; Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, That...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 524 pages
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these : Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain; Or, indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that...
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The Poetical Works, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1828
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these : Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain : Or, indolent, to each extreme tl& fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Then...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these; Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, That...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 484 pages
...Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. S- 'ЦК, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain : ades aro | / eitreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or leas...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. Some, sunk to heasts, find pleasure end in pain : stent with themselves, ver. 1, ta. Instances of contrarieties given, even To trust in every thing, or douht of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that...
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