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" Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field; Thy arts of building from the bee receive ; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave; Learn of the little... "
Scriptural & Philosophical Arguments, Or Cogent Proofs from Reason ... - Page 96
by Peter Buchan - 1824 - 120 pages
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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volume 11

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...thus in all probability that man at first learned many of the most useful arts of life. " Thy arts of building from the bee receive ; " Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave •, " Learn of the little nautilus to sail, " Spread the thin oar, and catch the driving gale." But...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...to art ! To copy instinct then was reason's part : Thus then to man the voice of nature spake — " Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn...Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Thy arts of building from the bee receive; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave ; Learn of the...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1824 - 48 pages
...reason's part ; 1TO Thus then to man the voice of nature spake— " Go, from the creatures thy instruction take : " Learn from the birds what food the thickets...Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; " Thy arts of building from the bee receive ; ITS " Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave : " Learn...
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Harry Beaufroy, Or, The Pupil of Nature

Maria Hack - Birds - 1824 - 194 pages
...Ileason's part: Thus then to man the voice of Nature spake :— ' Go, from the creatures thy instruction take : Learn from the birds what food the thickets...Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Thy arts of building from the bee receive; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave $ l.earn of the...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...barathro et compesce querelas." There is an authoritative air in the brevity of this sentence, as also in Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; NOTES. in the concluding line of her speech ; and particularly in the very last words : " JEquo animoque,...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1824
...barathro et compesce querelas." There is an authoritative air in the brevity of this sentence, as also Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield ; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; NOTES. in the concluding line of her speech ; and particularly in the very last words : " JEquo animoque,...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 4

1824
...probably has its name,—and the use of sails might 'have been first borrowed from the Nuutilns. " Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield, Learn from the beasts the pbysic of the field; Tby arts of building from the bee receive; Learn of the mole to plough—the worm...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 3-4

British anthology - 1825
...art ! To copy instinct then was reason's part : Thus then to man the voice of Nature spake : — ' Go, from the creatures thy instructions take ; Learn...Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Thy arts of building from the bee receive ; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave ; Learn of the...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces

John Aikin - English poetry - 1826 - 807 pages
...Art ! To copy Instinct then was Reason's part : Thus then to man the voice of Nature spake — . " Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn from the birds what food the thickets vield ; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Thy arts of building from the bee receive:...
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Much Instruction from Little Reading: Or, Extracts from Some of the Most ...

Anthologies - 1827
...tomb; Who, foe to nature, hears the geivral groan, Murders their species, and betrays his own. ***** Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield...Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Thy arts of building from the bee receive ; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave; Learn of the...
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