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An essay on man. Cornish ed - Page 74
by Alexander Pope - 1798
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An Etymological and Explanatory Dictionary of Words Derived from the Latin ...

Richard Harrison Black - English language - 1825 - 334 pages
...place confined, " But still is found in a contented mind." Contentment, the state of being content. " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; " Those call it pleasure, and contentment these." Pope. Con-test, from contra, against, and testari, to bear witness. To dispute, to call in question....
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...shun mankind ; Some plaee the bliss in aetion, some in ease, Those eall it pleasure, and eontentment fluttering eovey rise. Soon as the blushing light begins to spread, And glanein eonfess ev'n virtue vain ; Or, indolent, to eaeh extreme they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, John Walker - Children - 1826 - 304 pages
...And, fled from monarchs, St. John ! dwells with thee. S. Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...virtue vain ; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, i To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. 4. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this,...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 263 pages
...; And, fled from monarchs, St John ! dwells with thee. Ask of the learn 'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, ,and that to shun mankind...pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain ; j Or indolent, to each extreme they fall. To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. , Who thus define...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 209 pages
...free; 'Tis no where to be found, or ev'ry where. 3. Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blmd j This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind: Some...pain; Some swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain: And, fled from monarchs, St. John! dwells with thee. 4. Who thus define it, say they more or less Thau...
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The English reader, or, Pieces in prose and poetry

Lindley Murray - 1826
...from monarcbs, St. John ! dwells with thee. {;>' •3. Ask of the learn 'd the way. The learn'd are blind; This bids to serve and that to shun mankind...Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swelled to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain ; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in ev'ry...
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Autobiography: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing ..., Volume 18

Autobiographies - 1830
...satisfied with what we have, which is abundantly sufficient, for he that is content wants nothing." " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those...pleasure end in pain ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain." POPE. I continued the above self-denying life until I left Bristol, which was on...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1826 - 133 pages
...blind : This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; 20 Some place the bliss in action, some in case, die. e'en virtue vain ; Or, indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all....
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 286 pages
...from monarch's,- St. John ! dwells with thee. 3 Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind; vv^ This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind: Some place the biiss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these : Some sunk to beasts,...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 263 pages
...And, fled from monarchs, St. John! dwells with thee. 3. Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. 4. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that happiness is happiness ? Take nature's...
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