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" Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign'd... "
Lives of the novelists - Page 92
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825
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The Female Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose and Verse: Selected ...

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - Electronic book - 1816 - 392 pages
...the best. Yet when the sense of Sacred Presence fires, ' And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign'd ; For luve, which scarce collective man can fill; For patiente, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...1C4C." -- Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, " And strong devotion to the skies aspires, " Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, " Obedient passions, and a will resigo'd ; " For love, which scarce collective man can fill ; " For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...gives the best. Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind Nature's...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...gives the best. Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign' d ; For love, which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...gives the best. Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind Nature's...
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The Plain Englishman [ed. by C. Knight and E.H. Locker]., Volume 1

Charles Knight - 1820
...gives the best. Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...will resign'd ; For love, which scarce collective man cau fill ; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, (hat panting for a happier seat,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...gives the best. Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind Nature's...
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Poems Divine and Moral: Many of Them Now First Published

John Bowdler - Hymns, English - 1821 - 468 pages
...gives the best. Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov' reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind nature's...
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The boys' school; or, Traits of character in early life

Elizabeth Sandham - 1810
...CHAPTER XIII. " Yet, when the sense of sacred Presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resigned.1' JOHNSON. AT length Mr. Falkner became so ill, it was necessary to call-in medical advice....
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The Novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, Dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823 - 659 pages
...upon the mind after perusal. But the moral is to be found in the conclusion of the Vanity of' Human Wishes, a poem which treats of the same melancholy...for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign 'd ; For Love, which scarce collective man can fill ; For Patience, sovereign o'er transmuted...
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