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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 Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: From a Variety of Original ..., Volume 2

Sir James Prior - Authors, English - 1837
...every good judge of poetry and so great a favourite with Dr. Johnson. In the first edition it is — " Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds her state : With daring aims irregularly great, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye :" — which on further...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, including a variety of pieces ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...that beautiful sketch which the Poet has drawn of the national character in the Traveller— " Stein o'er each bosom reason holds her state With daring aims irregularly great," &c.] Foreigners are generally shocked at their insolence upon first coming among them: they find themselves...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith, John Mitford - 1839 - 156 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...their 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 nature's...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839
...spray ; Creation's mildest charms are there combin'd, Extremes are only in the master's mind ! Stem o'er each bosom reason holds her state With daring...their 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 nature's...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1839 - 527 pages
...streams than famed Hydaspes glide ; There all around the gentlest breezes stray, There gentle music 6, ! Stem o'er each bosom reason holds her state With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their port,...
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Lectures on Modern History: From the Irruption of the Northern ..., Volume 2

William Smyth - History, Modern - 1841
...giving not only a character, but, as he conceived, a most honorable character, of the English nation : " Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds her state, With...defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass hy ; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful hand By forms unfashioned, fresh from Nature's hand, Fierce...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 527 pages
...streams than famed Hydaspes glide; 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 ! Stem o'er each bosom reason holde her state With daring aims irrejularly great ; Pride in their port,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 189

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, was written of the English long before their conquest of India; but there is no doubt that the conquest...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 113

1872
...that mark the leaders of mankind." This recalls the fine lines of Goldsmith, beginning : " Pride iu their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by." Have they in any respect degenerated since then ? Тнв HEAT-SPECTRA OF твк 8пн AND LIMELIGHT....
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...Bonoelrs Johnson, v. 85, last edition. There all around the gentlest hreezes stray, There gentle music melts on every spray ; Creation's mildest charms are...their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by : Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashioned, fresh from nature's...
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