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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 Church of England quarterly review, Volume 1

1837
...that, with a single verbal alteration, the lines of the poet might be applied to him : — " Schism is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be hated needs but to be seen, Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Wesley hesitated...
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The Elements of Moral Science

Francis Wayland - Christian ethics - 1837 - 398 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 firstendure, then pity, then embrace. It is almost unnecessary to remark, that this fact will enable...
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The Church of England quarterly review, Volume 3

1838
...which, under such circumstances, can resist temptation. " Vice is a monster of such hideous 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." Religion herself, however a man's life may be regulated by her dictates,...
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The Baptist, Volume 4, Issues 1-5

Baptists - 1838
...sin, and become assimilated to them in every respect. "Vice 13 a monster of BO 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." Your only safety is to fly fiom such society as you would from " the pestilence...
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Letters to Catherine E. Beecher, in Reply to An Essay on Slavery and ...

Angelina Emily GrimkÚ - HISTORY - 1838 - 130 pages
...years ? You remember the lines of Pope, beginning : 'Vice is a monster, of so frightful mien As to be hated, needs but to be seen, But seen too oft, familiar with her (ace ; "We first endure, then pity, then embrace.' I had become so familiar with the loathsome features...
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The guide of the Hebrew student, an epitome of sacred history, with easy ...

Hermann Hedwig Bernard - 1839
...'fs)šin па Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen ; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, "We first endure, then pity, then embrace. POPE. Tnrp. ]3 n?$1 mqa 1"^TS & "riri ^"? nc ^jly nnn incnnf) ]5 nan╗'? i3 [Ed.} Mais des penchants faciles...
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The Females' advocate [afterw.] The Female mission record, Volumes 3-4

London female mission - 1840
...propensities within. So true is the oft-quoted verse — Vice is a creature of such hideous mien, That to he hated needs but to be seen ; But seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Of this we have been reminded by the following affecting narrative, by the...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 7

1842
...course is to resist, yet it is insidiously urging the passions to yield. " Vice is a monster of so hideous mien, That to be hated needs but to be seen...oft — familiar with her face — We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Although we esteem highly the spirit of the poet-philosopher in the above...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 7

1842
...is insidiously urging the passions to yield. 266 PERVERTED GENIUS. [March, " Vice is a monster of so hideous mien, That to be hated needs but to be seen : But seen too oil — familiar with her face — We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Although we esteem highly...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 14

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1856
...prevalence. According to the well known law of human nature, " Vice is a monster of so frightful mein, That to be hated. needs but to be seen — But 'seen...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." And so, they quiet down the emotion which is wont to rise, and steel the...
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