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" Ask of the Learn'd the way? The Learn'd are blind; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind; " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it Pleasure, and Contentment these... "
An essay on man. Cornish ed - Page 74
by Alexander Pope - 1798
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...And, fled from monarchs, St. John! dwells with thee. 3. Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. 4. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that happiness is happiness ? Take nature's...
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English Reader

Lindley Murray - 1827
...John ! dwells with thee. 3 Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to senre, and that to shun mankind : Some place the bliss in...they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. 4 Who thus define it, say they more or less Than this, that happiness is happiness ? Take nature's...
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English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray - 1827
...And, fled from mpnarchs, St. John! dwells withthee. 3. Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind:...virtue vain Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, - ; . v, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all. 4. Who thus define it, say they more or less Than...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...free, And, fled from monarchs, St. Jolm, dwells with thee. Ask of the Learn'd the way, the Learn'd are blind : This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...pleasure end in pain, Some, swell'd to Gods, confess cv'n Virtue vain : Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in ev'ry thing, or doubt of all....
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 252 pages
...And, fled from monarchs, St. John ! dwells with thee. J Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn 'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...these : Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Someswell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain : Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust...
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Memoirs of the forty-five first years of the life of James Lackington ...

James Lackington - Booksellers and bookselling - 1827
...satisfied with what we have, which is abundantly sufficient, for he that is content wants nothing." " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those...sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue vain." POPE. I continued the above self-denying life until I left...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 252 pages
...fled from mpnarchs', St. John' ! dwells with thee*. S Ask of the learn'd the way*. The learn'd are blind* ; This bids to serve', and that to shun mankind*...; Those call it pleasure', and contentment these* : Same sunk to beasts', find pleasure end in pain* ; Some swell'd to gods', confess ev'n virtue \a\n"*...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...monarch?, St. John! dwells with the Ask of the learn'd the way ? the learn'd are blin This bids to serve, that to shun mankind; .Some place the bliss in action,...pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods confess e'en virtue vain ! Or indolent, to each extreme they fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all....
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The Poetical Works, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1828
...Ask of the learn'd the way ? The learn'd are blind; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; 2O Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those...pleasure end in pain ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain : Or, indolent, to each extreme tl& fall, To trust in every thing, or doubt of all....
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers and speakers - 1828 - 252 pages
...And, fled from monarchs, St. John ! dwells with theft, 3 Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind...ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these : Sonre sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain...
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