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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 New Englander, Volume 14

Criticism - 1856
...prevalence. According to the well known law of human nature, "Vice U a rn ouster 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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A Series of Articles and Discourses: Doctrinal, Practical, and Experimental ...

Simon Clough - Sermons, American - 1843 - 540 pages
...finally led to the repetition of the same scenes. " 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." Seriously consider how many, within the compass of your own knowledge, have...
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Principia: A Series of Essays on the Principles of Evil Manifesting ...

Samuel Richard Bosanquet - Great Britain - 1843 - 431 pages
...certain, and im• The lines of Pope will be recollected : " 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." Essay on Man, 2nd book, 1. 216. See Archdeacon Samuel Wilberforce's Sermon,...
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Principia: A Series of Essays on the Principles of Evil Manifesting ...

Samuel Richard Bosanquet - Great Britain - 1843 - 431 pages
...certain, and im* The lines of Pope will be recollected : " 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." Essay on Man, 2nd book, 1. 216. See Archdeacon Samuel Wilberforce's Sermon,...
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Rosina Meadows, the Village Maid: Or, Temptations Unveiled; a Story of City ...

William B. English - City and town life - 1843 - 32 pages
...RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED, As a slight token of respect and esteem, BT WILLIAM B. ENGLISH. INTRODUCTION. " Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be HATED, needs but to be BEEN." THE story of ROSINA MEADOWS is one of real life, and it has been the aim of the author to illustrate...
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The Elements of Moral Science: Revised and Stereotyped

Francis Wayland - 1843
...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 eudure, then pity, then embrace. It is almost unnecessary to remark, that this fact will enable...
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The United States Catholic Magazine and Monthly Review, Volume 6

1847
...propriety of reporting the details of crime in general may well be questioned, for, as the poet says — " Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be...too oft, familiar with her face — We first endure, then pity, then embrace !" This question, however, we do not wish to touch upon : but we fully concur...
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History of Europe: From the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Archibald Alison - Europe - 1844
...scacciano di loro, la pongono sopra un altro, comę se lusse necessario, offendere o esser ofleso." f " Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be...needs but to be seen ; But seen too oft, familiar with his face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." — POP*. CHAP, cratic fury appeals to the spirit...
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The Southern Quarterly Review

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - American periodicals - 1844
...even his family were infamous ; in an instant, in the twinkling of an eye, he was transformed into " a monster of such hideous mien, That to be hated needs but to be seen." But, a writ of such questionable propriety was seldom used, and has long ceased even to be named. If any...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 15

1847
...either 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 endnre, then pity, then embrace. It is almost unnecessary to remark, that this fact will enable...
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