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" Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. "
A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ... - Page 38
by Sir John Carr - 1805 - 480 pages
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Poems,

William Cowper - 1800 - 420 pages
...prerogative can please) As dreadful as the Manichean god, Ador'd through fear, strong only to destroy. 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting...its lustre and perfume; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper, John Newton - English poetry - 1802
...prerogative can please) As dreadful as the Manichean god, Ador'd through fear, strong only to destroy. 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting...lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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Poems of Established Reputation: To Wit: 1st. The Art of Preserving Health

Poetry - 1802 - 288 pages
...Manichean god, Ador'd through fear, strong only to destroy. 445 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes 450 Their...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 13

1801
...fine passages in behalf of Liberty — at whose shrine he bowed with the purest devotion :— • . 'Tis Liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting...its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, . Is evil — hurts the faculties — impedes...
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A northern summer: or, Travels round the Baltic, through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Europe, Northern - 1806 - 330 pages
...late Count Bernstoff, iu gratitude for their liberation : 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'er Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are...advocates present, who wore embroidered capes and b!ue silk gowns. The laws of Denmark, with an exception to the forest laws, are simple and wholesome,...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...Alexander fell, So Haman, Caesar, Spencer, Wolsey, James. LIBERTY the chief Recommendation of (COPPER.) 'Tis Liberty alone that gives the flow'r. •Of fleeting...its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, ., ' >n \if JseviJ; hurts the faculties, impedes...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1806
...• .' i Adored through fear, strong only to dtstrdy.. J 'Tis liberty alone, that gives the flower Of fleeting life its- lustre and perfume; And We are -weeds without it. All constrain^. Except \vha-t wisdom lays oh -evil men,. -.-.. .. ..- .: ,-• ItfO THE TASK. BCOK...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper: Of the Inner Temple, Esq, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1806
...Manichean god, Adored through fear, strong only to destroy. 'Tis liberty alone, that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil : hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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The Task: A Poem. In Six Books

William Cowper - English poetry - 1810 - 193 pages
...prerogative can please) As dreadful as the M.anichean god, Ador'd through fear, strong only to destroy. 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds withoutit. All constraint} Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes...
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The task: a poem

William Cowper - 1811
...prerogative can please) As dreadful as the Manichean god, Ador'd through fear, strong only to destroy. I 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting...lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom, lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes Their...
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