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An essay on man. Cornish ed - Page 74
by Alexander Pope - 1798
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Authors, English - 1887 - 536 pages
...with thee. Ask of the learned the way ? The learned are blind; This bids to serve, and that to shnn ord. Richard Amlet, Esq., in the play, is a notable...notion of affinity constituting a claim tn acquain swelled to gods, confess even virtue vain ! Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in everything,...
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Voice Culture and Elocution

William T. Ross, Wm. T. Ross - Elocution - 1887 - 320 pages
...sir, but while the grass grows — the proverb is something musty. Hamlet, Act III., Sc. 2. Id. 3. Some— place the bliss in action, some — in ease...Those call it pleasure, and — contentment, these. 4. He plunged, he crossed, and Rome was free — no more ! Crossing of the Rubicon. Knmules. 5. Thou...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1871 - 10 pages
...of the Icarn'd tbo way t The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind : 9ome place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. They differed as well in the means, as in the nature of the end. Some placed happiness in action, some...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1871 - 10 pages
...abode : the philosophical only remained to be delivered : Ask of the learn'd the way 1 The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind : Some place the bUss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. They differed as well...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1890 - 383 pages
...happiness sincere, 'Tis nowhere to be found, or every where. Ask of the learned the way, the learned are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...Some place the bliss in action, some in ease; Those eall it pleasure, and contentment these : Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swelled...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1890 - 383 pages
...contentment these : Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue vain : Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, — To trust in everything, or doubt of all. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that happiness is...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1891
...Ask of the learn'd the way ? the learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind; 20 Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those...Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue vain ; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, 25 To trust in...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1891
...; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind; 20 Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, i Those call it pleasure, and contentment these ; '...Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue vain ; Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, 25 To trust in...
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Advanced Lessons in English Grammar: For Use in Higher Grammar Classes

William Henry Maxwell - English language - 1891 - 334 pages
...T7to.se are my friends. to the latter of two things mentioned, that to the former. s Some place their bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. — POPE. . . . reason raise o'er instinct as you can In this 'tis God directs, in that 'tis man. —...
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Living Thoughts in Words that Burn, from Poet, Sage and Humorist

Charles F. Beezley - Literature - 1891 - 382 pages
...learned are blind; Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swelled 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 happiness is...
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