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" Dreading e'en fools, by flatterers besieged, And so obliging, that he ne'er obliged; Like Cato, give his little senate laws, And sit attentive to his own applause; While wits and templars every sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise... "
The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ... - Page 383
1852
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1814
...foe, and a suspicious friend ; preading even fools, by flatterers besieg'd, And 90 obliging, that be ne'er obliged ; Like Cato, give his little senate...there be? Who would not weep, if ATTICUS were he?* Mr. Ruffhead in his life of Pope has attempted to substantiate this malignant accusation, by a detail...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...1715. ' [Who, if two wits on rival themes contest, Approves of each, but likes the worst the best ;] Like Cato, give his little senate laws, And sit attentive...there be ? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he ? ' His finances were now placed in such a flourishing state, that he resolved to settle himself nearer...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading e'en fools; by flatterers besieged, And so obliging that he ne'er obliged; Like Cato,...man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he ? Whatthough my name stood rubric on the walls Or plaster'd posts, with claps, in capitals ? Or smoking...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1824
...to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading e'en fools ; by flatterers besieged, And so obliging that he ne'er obliged ; Like Cato,...praise — Who but must laugh, if such a man there be 1 Who would not weep, if Atticus were he ? What though my name stood rubric on the walls Or plaster'd...
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Select Works of the British Poets

John Aikin - 1826 - 807 pages
...suspicious friend ; Dreading cv'n fools, by flatterers besieg'd, And so obliging, that he ne'er oblig'd ; Like Cato, give his little senate laws. And sit attentive...face of praise — Who but must laugh, if such a man tin-re he .' Who would not weep, if Atticus were he ! What, though my name stood rubric on the walls,...
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The Poetical Works, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1828
...Dreading e'en fools, by flatterers besieged, And so obliging that he ne'er obliged'; Like Cato,give his little senate laws, And sit attentive to his own...were he ? What though my name stood rubric on the wall, Or plaster'd posts, with claps, in capitals ? Or smoking forth, a hundred hawkers' load, On wings...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; dreading e'en fools, by flatterers besieged, n ; but in Homer, and in him only, it bums every where ? •VI" > would not weep, if Atticus were he 7 What though my name stood rubric on the walls, Or plaster'd...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...Dreading even fools, by flatterers besieged, And so obliging, that he ne'er obliged ; Like CatOigive her found, Cecilia's mingled world of sound. О bid...Dirge in Cymbeline. Sung by GtriDEiiius and ARVIRAGTJ t Let Sporns tremble * A. What ! that thing of silk, Sporus, that mere white curd of asses' milk ?...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1835
...ne'er obliged ; Like Cato, give his little senate laws, And sit attentive to his own applause ; 210 While wits and templars every sentence raise, And...he ? What though my name stood rubric on the walls, 215 Or plaster'd posts, with claps, in capitals ? Or smoking forth, a hundred hawkers' load, On wings...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools, by flatterers besieged, And so obliging, that he ne'er obliged ; Like Cato,...be ! Who would not weep, if ATTICUS* were he! What tho' my name stood rubric on the walls, Or plaster'd posts, with claps, in capitals ! * Amb. Philips...
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