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" Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen ; But, seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. "
Wisdom of the Wise: Pithy and Pointed Sayings of the Best Authors - Page 79
by Caroline Louisa Hunt - 1891 - 95 pages
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The Elements of Moral Science

Francis Wayland - Christian ethics - 1835 - 448 pages
...improved or impaired. Pope says, truly, Vice is a monster, of so frightful mien, As to be dreaded, needs but to be seen ; But, seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. It is almost unnecessary to remark, that this fact will enable us to estimate...
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The Elements of Moral Science

Francis Wayland - Christian ethics - 1835 - 448 pages
...improved or impaired. Pope says, truly, Vice is a monster, of so frigluful mien, As to be dreaded, needs but to be seen ; But, seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. It is almost unnecessary to remark, that this fact will enable us to estimate...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1835
...seems inevitable either to give or receive offence." •J- Vice is a monster of such hideous mein, That to be hated needs but to be seen; But seen too oft, familiar with his face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. appeared in its true colours ; they become steeped...
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The Stranger's Gift: A Christmas and New Year's Present

Hermann Bokum - Children - 1836 - 103 pages
...reminded here of the poet, who well observes, that *' Vice is a monster of such frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to be seen; But seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." When you enter the sequestered valleys, and approach the habitations of the...
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Lectures to Young People in Manufacturing Villages

Dorus Clarke - Sermons, English - 1836 - 220 pages
...of his parents, yields himself to the power of the destroyer. " Vice is a monster of such frightful mien, That to be hated, needs but to be seen; But seen too oft, familiar with her face, t We first endure, then pity, then embrace." In this conflict between his better principles, and the...
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Annual Meeting: Proceedings, Constitution, List of Active Members, and Addresses

American Institute of Instruction - 1836
...and children with levity or indifference. " Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be dreaded needs but to be seen ; But, seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." When you enter the sequestered valleys, or approach the habitations of the...
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Investigator and Expositor of Prophecy, Volume 5

1836
...says in regard to vice is here often strikingly exemplified : — Vice is a monster of so frightful mien ; That, to be hated, needs but to be seen ; But seen too oft, familiar with its face, ~We first endure, then pity, then embrace.* There are two remarks however which I must make...
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Ups and Downs in the Life of a Distressed Gentleman

William Leete Stone - American fiction - 1836 - 225 pages
...innocent, as innocent as gay, as gay as happy : — 4 Vice is a monster of such frightful mien, As to be hated, needs but to be seen ; But seen too oft, familiar with his face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace.' Knowing this to be true from experience, the principal...
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Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction, Volume 6

American Institute of Instruction - Education - 1836
...and children with levity or indifference. " Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be dreaded needs but to be seen ; But, seen too oft, familiar with her face, We firstendure, then pity, then embrace." When you enter the sequestered valleys, or approach the habitations...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 18

English literature - 1837
...their quires of " orders " and voluminous " free list," no wonder they complain of bankruptcy ; for " Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That, to be hated, needs but to be seen." Whenever a moral man (and morality is not yet so dead in the minds of Englishmen as the managers...
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