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" Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great : Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by... "
Specimens of the Later English Poets: With Preliminary Notices - Page 74
by Robert Southey - 1807 - 482 pages
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...streams than famed Hydaspes glide; 320 There all around the gentlest breezes stray, There gentle music J ZU y T/ jF c X QP 1 SF += ޛiҜ pL; $ - [-DH 7i .2 T K humankind pass by; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from nature's...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...streams than famed Hydaspes glide; 320 There all around the gentlest breezes stray, There gentle music 's second self, that seals up all in rest. In me thou...see'st the glowing of such fire That on the ashes of h Slern o'er each bosom leason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great: Pride in their port,...
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Goldsmith's The Deserted Village: The Traveller; Gray's Elegy in a Country ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1916 - 86 pages
...streams than famed Hydaspes glide. 320 There all around the gentlest breezes stray ; There gentle music melts on every spray ; Creation's mildest charms are...there combined, Extremes are only in the master's mind 1 Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, 325 With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their...
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Goldsmith

William Black - 1918 - 164 pages
...lawns of which he writes ; and as for the people who inhabit the favoured land — " Stern o'er eacli bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly...their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by." "Whenever I write anything," Goldsmith had said, with a humorous exaggeration which Boswell, as usual,...
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Goldsmith's The Traveller, and The Deserted Village: Gray's Elegy and Other ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1919 - 80 pages
...breezes stray, There gentle music melts on every spray; Creation's mildest charms are there combin'd: Extremes are only in the master's mind! Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds her state, 325 With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...verborgner Stolz. Too rigid scruples are concealed pride. GOETHE — Iphigenia auf Tauris. IV. 4. 120. 13 ond desire, This longing after immortality? Or whence this sec humankind pass by. GOLDSMITH— The Trailer. L. 327. (See also DRYDEN) Oh! Why should the spirit of...
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Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland: And Boswell's Journal ...

Samuel Johnson - Hebrides - 1924 - 511 pages
...character of the British nation, which he did with such energy, that the tear started into his eye : ' Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, ' With...port, defiance in their eye, ' I see the lords of humankind pass by, ' Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, ' By forms unfashion d, fresh from...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 224

English literature - 1915
...at the head of the government. Goldsmith describes the bearing of the Englishman of his day : — ' Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by.' Michelet found in England 'human pride personified in a people,' at a time when the characteristic...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 63

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1891
...of every one, but the saying of none. They all maintain a proud silence. None of them will complain. Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, but there is no doubt that the conquest and rule of that vast land have tended to enhance that feeling...
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The Boswellian Hero

William C. Dowling - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 224 pages
...character of the British nation, which he did with such energy, that the tear started into his eye: Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With...their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by. . . ." (V-345) Johnson's romantic nationalism in the Tour, like Goldsmith's poem,...
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