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GENTINEL

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The Right Honourable

PHILIP STANHOPE,

Earl Chesterfield,

THIS WORK

IS HUMBLY INSCRIBED,

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His affectionate Friend,
and most obedient Servant,

The Centinel.

1 TRANSLATION

OF THE

Mottos and Quotations.

General Motto, in the Title.

IPromise faithsully to guard the State,
The Gods, the Temples, and Imperial Seat.

Numb.

68 <■ What chains can bind

These various forms; this Proteus of the mind?

70 The man will surely fail who dares delay, And lose to-morrow that has lost to-day.

71 Puffing hard and making much ado about nothing.

72 Thus often while the body lies opprest

With heavy fleep, the mind seems loos'd from rest,
Because those images do strike and shake
The aery Soul, as when we were awake.

73 Some truths may be too strong to be believed.

74 At that poor bard you point, his presence hate: Sir, he haa wit 1 — But has he an estate?

75 They fly in the face of correction.

76 Within the grass conceal'd a serpent lies.

77 In the policy of monarchy the greatest matters are

efsected with the least virtue; fo in machines, the inventor employs as sew movements and wheels as possible.

78 That loves the shade, this tempts a stronger lights And challenges the critic's piercing fight.

Quotation from Juvenal.

A yellow hat, covering black hair. Vol. II. 79 When

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