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" When a man eminently virtuous, a Brutus, a Cato, or a Socrates, finally sinks under the pressure of accumulated misfortune, we are not only led to entertain a more indignant hatred of vice, than if he... "
Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour of the ... - Page 451
by James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - 1799
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The modern British drama

British drama - 1811
...innocence survive,' Still in the paths of honour persevere, And not from past or present ills despair; For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And, though a late, a sure reward succeeds. [K.icn.nt omnet EPILOGUE. SPOKEN BY ALMERÍA. THE tragedy thus done, I am, you know, No more a princess,...
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The London Theatre: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Dramatic ..., Volume 8

Thomas Dibdin - English drama - 1815
...innocence survive, Still in the paths of honour persevere, And not from past or present ills despair : For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though a late, a sure reward succeeds. [Exeunt. EPILOGUE. SPOKEN BY ALMER1A. THE tragedy thus done, I am, vim know, No more a princess, but...
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Village Conversations, Or The Vicar's Fireside, Volume 3

Sarah Renou - 1817
...with greater confidence and security in the goodness of a beneficent and superintending Providence; ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though a late, a sure reward succeeds." Proper regard to our own interest, said Sir Edward, is by no means incompatible with the operation...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...Thus Congreve concludes the tragedy of ' The Mourning Bride' with the following foolish couplet : ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And, though...distress, but we are inevitably induced to cherish the suTJime idea that a day of future retribution will arrive, when he shall receive not merely poetical,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson: comprehending an account of his studies and ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1822
...Thus Congreve concludes the Tragedy of ' The Mourning Bride' with the following foolish couplet : ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, ' And, though a late, a sure reward succeeds.' mind by a series of as deep distress as can affect humanity, in the amiable and pious heroine who goes...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1822
...Thus Congreve concludes the Tragedy of ' The Mourning Bride' with the following foolish couplet : ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, " And, though a late, a sure reward succeeds.' mind by a series of as deep distress as can affect humanity, in the amiable and pious heroine who goes...
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The Discarded Son; Or, Haunt of the Banditti: A Tale, Volume 5

Regina Maria Roche - 1825
...the keen remembrance of past sorrows, and together with them affording a striking proof, that— " Blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though a late, a sure reward succeeds." THE END. SKELTON, PRINTER, WEST-STREET, HAVANT. NEW PUBLICATIONS PRINTED roil AK NEWMAN & CO. LEADENHALL...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1827 - 580 pages
...following foolish couplet :— ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And, though a late, a lure may have been. May ilgh to think he still has found The sink under the pressure of accumulated misfortune, we are not only led to entertain a more indignant...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...Congreve conclude« the Tragedy of • The Mourning Bride1 with the following foolish couplet : — ' For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds. And, though a late, a sure reward succeed«.' " When a man eminently viituou«, a Brutus, a Cato, or a Socrates, finally sink under the...
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British Theatre: Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and Farces, from ...

Owen Williams - English drama - 1828 - 908 pages
...innocence survive, Still in the paths of honour persevere, And not from past or present ills despair: [Exeunt, HILL. AIRO» Mitt,, eldest sort of George Hill, Esq. of Malmsbnry Abbey, Wiltshire, wis born...
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