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" When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion of envy dies in me ; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see... "
Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ... - Page 109
by William Scott - 1789 - 398 pages
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1792
...WHEN I look on the tombs of .the Great," fiyj MR. ADD ISDN, " every emotion of'orvy 'dies iji m.- j •when I read the epitaphs of the Beautiful, every inordinate defire goes out ; when I meet with th-- grief of parents on a tombflone, my heart melts with compaflion ; when I fee the tombs of parents...
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The ambulator; or, The stranger's companion in a tour round London ...

John Bew - 1794
...dead : nor can any thing be morejuft and beautiful than Mr. Addifon's reflections on this fubjeft : " When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...tomb-ftone; my heart melts with compaffion : when I confider the tomln of the parents themfelves, I confider the vanity of grieving for thofe whom we muft...
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The Monthly Review

1795
...Addifon, which Mr. P. has chofen for a motto, may ferve as a proper conclufion for this article i " When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...defire goes out , when I meet with the grief of parents on a tomb-ftone, my heart melts with companion ; jvhcn I fee the tombs of parents themfelves, I confider...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1795
...When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion ef envy dies in me ; when I read the epi'aphs of the beautiful, every inordinate defire goes out ; when I meet with the grief of parents on a tomb-ftone, my heart melts with cempaflion j when I fee the tombs of parents themfelves, I confider...
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Instructive Rambles in London and the Adjacent Villages: Designed to Amuse ...

Elizabeth Helme - Adventure and adventurers - 1800 - 284 pages
...made in this ** same spot. * When I look back,' said he, on the tombs of the great, every emo* tion dies in me : when I read the, ' epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordi*• nate desire goes out : when I meet with * the grief of parents on. a tomb-stone, my fr heart...
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The Beauties of the Spectators, Tatlers, and Guardians: Connected ..., Volume 2

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English imprints - 1801
...delightful ones. By this means I can improve myfelf with thofe objecls, which others confider with terror. When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate tie lire goes out ; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb done, my heart melts with comp^ifion;...
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An Impartial History of the Town and County of Newcastle Upon Tyne and Its ...

John Baillie - Newcastle upon Tyne (England) - 1801 - 612 pages
...ones. By this means I can improve myfelf with thofe objefts which others confider with terror. — When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every immoderate defire goes out ; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb-done, my heart melts...
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Select British Classics, Volume 11

English literature - 1803
...delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects which others consider with terror. When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with compassion...
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The Spectator ...

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1803
...delightful ones. By this means I can improve myselfj with those objects which others consider with terror. ; When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with compassion...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of the Tatler ...

Nathan Drake - Tatler (London, England : 1709) - 1805
...delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects which others consider with terror. When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion...
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