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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 beauties of the British poets: with a few introductory observations...

English poetry - 1849 - 395 pages
...streams than famed Ilydnspes glide, There all around the gentlest breezes 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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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 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...their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by ; Intent on high designs, n thoughtful band, By forms unfashioned, fresh from nature's...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell - 1851
...which ho did with such energy, that the tear started into his eye : " Stern o'er each bosom Keason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I gee the lords of human kind pass by ; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashioned,...
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LECTURES AND ESSAYS

HENRY GILES - 1851
...description of the English be considered true or false, none can deny the force of its expression : " Stern o'er each bosom, reason holds her state. With daring aims irregularly great j Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by ; Intent on high...
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Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - English literature - 1852 - 519 pages
...Paradise Lost," book iii. l. 181. There, all around, the gentlest breezes stray, There gentle music melts on every spray ; Creation's mildest charms are...mind. Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds her state, 32! With daring aims irregularly great. Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords...
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The Journal of the Society of arts, and of the institutions in union [afterw ...

1853
...ninety years ago Goldsaiti wrote in his " Traveller " these lines, as an eulopaa upon Englishmen : " Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pa*s by." Would that be considered complimentary to any cls= of Englishmen in the present day ? Who...
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Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introd. Observations

George Croly (Rev., ed) - 1854
...streams than famed Hydnspes glide, There all around the gentlest breezes 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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The Poetical Works of Goldsmith, Collins, and T. Wharton: With Lives ...

Olivier Goldsmith, William Collins, Thomas Wharton - English poetry - 1854 - 303 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...great : Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, 327 I see the lords of human kind pass by ; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd,...
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Noctes Ambrosianae

John Wilson, James Hogg, John Gibson Lockhart - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1854
...— for she was indeed a Lioness — worthy to rule over that race, of whom another poet has said, " Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by." 4 Shepherd. Yon's no the roar o' a cooard, sirs, when he puts his dreadfu' mooth to the grun', and...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a variety ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - Drama - 1854
...Creation's mildest eharms are there eombin'd, Extremes are only in the master's mind ! Stem o'er eaeh bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defianee in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by ;* Intent on high designs, a thoughtful...
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