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" As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the flutter of the gay. I shall never again be capable of entering into such scenes. "
The Works of Robert Burns: Life of Robert Burns, criticism on his writings ... - Page 101
by Robert Burns - 1806
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on ...

Robert Burns - 1800
...which they " inspire me, for all that this world has to offer.* " As for this world, I despair of ever making a " figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle...the thoughts of this life. I foresee that poverty *e and obscurity probably await me, and I am in " some measure prepared, and daily preparing to " meet...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 13

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, William Empson, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Henry Reeve, Harold Cox - 1809
...with which they inspire me for all that this world has to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the nutter of the gay. I shall never again be capable of entering into such scenes. Indeed I am "altogether...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1806
...alluded to, are as follows: 15. Therefore are they before (he throne of God, and ROBERT BURNS. 101 making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle...gay. I shall never again be capable of entering into luch scenes. Indeed I am altogether unconcerned at the thoughts of this life. I foresee that poverty...
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THE ENDINBURGH REVIEW

ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE - 1809
...inspire me for all that this world Iras to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a •figu^f in it. I am not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the flutter of'the gay. I shall never again be capable of entering into such scenes. Indeed I am altogether unconcerned...
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Select Reviews, Volumes 1-2

1809
...all that this world has to offer. As for this world, L despair of ever making a figure in it. I nm not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the flutter of the jpv. I shall never again be capable of ' »Mering1 into such scenes. Indeed I am «hojether unconcerned...
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Select Reviews, Volume 2

1809
...am not formed for the hustle of the husy, nor the flutter of the gay. I shnll never again he capahle of entering into such scenes. Indeed I am altogether...thoughts of this life. I foresee that poverty and ohscurity prohahly await me, and I am in some measure prepared, and daily preparing to meet them. I...
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The prose works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1816
...with which they inspire me, for all that this world has to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle...altogether unconcerned at the thoughts of this life. I forsco that poverty and obscurity probably await me, and * " Therefore arc they before the throne of...
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Letters, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns - 1819
...with which they inspire me, for all that this world has to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle...foresee that poverty and obscurity probably await me : I am in some measure prepared, and daily preparing to meet them. I have but just time and paper to...
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The prose works of Robert Burns; containing his letters and correspondence ...

Robert Burns - 1819
...with whiqh they inspire me, for all that this world has to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the flutter of the gay. 1 shall never again be capable of entering into such scenes. Indeed I am altogether unconcerned at...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 23

British prose literature - 1819
...with which they inspire me, for all that this world has to offer. As for this world, I despair of ever making a figure in it. I am not formed for the bustle of the busy, nor the nutter of the gay. I shall never again be capable of entering into such scenes. Indeed I am altogether...
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