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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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Harry Beaufoy, Or, The Pupil of Nature

Maria Hack - Mothers and sons - 1828 - 95 pages
...Reason'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 ; Learn of the...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...slow 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...birds what food the thickets yield ; Learn from the ben its the physic bf the field; Thy arts of building from the bee receive; Learn of the mole to plough,...
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Journal of the Franklin Institute

Meteorology - 1829
...similar idea respecting the origin of the arts, where he says, " 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; Learn of...
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The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile]., Volume 4

1829
...little Nautilus.to sail, Spread thu thin oar and catch the driving gale. • Learn from the birds that food the thickets yield ; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; Ami for those arts mere instinct might afford, Be crown'd as monarch*, or as gods adored." Can we...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...to art : To copy instinct then was reason's part. 170 Thus then to man the voice of nature spake — ian height : Jove first ascending from the watery...When like the morning mist in early day. Rose from arts of building from the bee receive ; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave ; Learn of the...
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The New sporting magazine, Volume 13

1847
...Essay on Man," can forget those beautiful lines? " Thus, then, to man the voice of Nature spake— ' Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn...yield ; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field ; The arts of building from the bee receive ; Learn of the mole to plough, the worm to weave ; Learn...
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The Gardener's Magazine, and Register of Rural & Domestic Improvement, Volume 7

Gardening - 1831
...above remark pleases us much, because it reminds us of the lines by Pope, in his Essay on Man : — " Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn...; Learn from the beasts the physic of the field," &c. This act of the rabbit is precisely tantamount to the conclusion to which man has arrived after...
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The Gardener's Magazine and Register of Rural & Domestic Improvement

Gardening - 1831
...above remark pleases us much, because it reminds us of the lines by Pope, in his Essay on Man: — " Go, from the creatures thy instructions take : Learn from the birds what food the thickets yield j Learn from the beasts the physic of the field," &c. This act of the rabbit is precisely tantamount...
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Gleanings in Natural History: With Local Recollections : to which ..., Volume 1

Edward Jesse - Animal behavior - 1832 - 313 pages
...Man, — ' 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 ; ' Learn...
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The Sacred History of the World: As Displayed in the Creation and Subsequent ...

Sharon Turner - Creation - 1832 - 421 pages
...breadth; while the rotundata of the Mediterranean is sometimes 2 feet long. T. Linn. 331-2. (50) The 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. Essay on Man,...
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