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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 Workman's Testimony to the Sabbath: Or, the Temporal Advantages of that ...

Sabbath - 1853 - 176 pages
...revealed by Sabbath desecrations, or encroachments of unnecessary labour : " Vice is a monster, of so hideous mien, That to be hated, needs but to be seen ; But seen too oft, that grown familiar with its face We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Take a Scotchman from...
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Annual Report of the Commissioners ..., Volume 19, Part 2

1853
...table of the aliquot parts of a cwt. A.» GRAMMAR, <tc. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen; But, seen too oft, familiar with her faco. We first endure, then pity, then embrun-. 1. Parse the words in italics. VOL. II. 7. 2 APPENDIX...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...Cowper. VICE. 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. VIRTUE. The means immutabte of happiness, Or in the vale of life, or on a throne, Is virtue. Murphy....
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...As when she rageth under virtue's cloak. — Chapman. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen; But, seen too oft, familiar to the face, "We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Pope. Ah me! from real happiness we stray,...
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The Bookman, Volume 29

Literature - 1909
...such an air, and such a mien. As to be loved needs only to be seen. By the way Mr. Pope's celebrated Vice is a monster of such hideous mien That to be hated needs but to be seen. 2O4 205 seems to have something of the mien of this couplet of Mr. Dryden. We must therefore...
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Medical Herald, Volume 24

Medicine - 1905
...quote the words of the poet Pope. I have not the volume, and I quote from memory ; but it is exact: " Vice 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." This is...
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Racing Board: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Judiciary...on H.R. 10387

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia - 1936 - 65 pages
...States have been misguided recently by those organized to promote this vice. Vice is always attractive. Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pardon and then embrace. Mr. PALMISANO. Canon, let me ask you a question. You come from the great...
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Hearings

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia - 1937
...States have been misguided recently by those organized to promote this vice. Vice is always attractive. Vice is a monster of such hideous mien, That to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pardon and then embrace. Mr. PALMISANO. Canon, let me ask you a question. You come from the great...
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Law Notes, Volume 25

Law - 1921
...Purinton's Efficiency Course, page 37.) It is quite like Vice, that ' — 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.' "Prohibition of silk and wool is clearly the goal which we must strive to...
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New Outlook, Volume 5

New Thought - 1952
...more senses than one, the shadow of life. Long ago a poet wrote: Vice is a thing of such frightful mien That to be hated needs but to be seen — But seen too oft, familiar with its face, We first abhor, then pardon, then embrace! In embracing this pernicious form of illusion...
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