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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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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1828 - 392 pages
...evident. Industry is the guardian of innocence. Prosperity gains friends, adversity tries them. • Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. Mirth I consider as an act, cheerfulness as a habit of the mind. Mirth is short and transient, cheerfulness...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1828 - 252 pages
..., 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 : Some place the bliss in action , gome in ease ; Those call it pleasure , and contentment these : Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1829 - 209 pages
...And, lied from monarchs, St. John ! dwells with thee. 3. Ask of the learn 'd th? 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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Murray's English Reader

Lindley Murray, Jeremiah Goodrich - English language - 1829 - 304 pages
...dwells with theei 3. Ask of the learn'd the way« Tlie Icarn'd are blind ; , This bids to serve, jind that to shun mankind : Some place the bliss in action,...pleasure, and contentment these : Some sunk to beasts, And pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue vain; Or indolent, to each extreme...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 3

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...grief, an interval of woe. Drydcn, R. ' Aik of the leam'd the way ; the loam'd are blind; This bide to serve, and that to shun mankind ; Some place the...ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. Pop«. Euay on Man. Upon my Hiking her who it was, she told me it was a very grave elderly gentleman,...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 6

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...loud praise, and friend to learned case, Content with science in the vale of peace. Pope'i Epullei. Some place the bliss in action, some in ease; Those call it pleasure, and contentment the«. Id. Яшуг The shield was not long after incrustad with a nt» mst, and is the same, a cut...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Verses; Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1830 - 252 pages
...And', fled from monarchs', 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*...Some swell'd to gods', confess ev'n virtue vain* : Or indolenf , to each extreme they fall', To trust in ev'ry thing', or doubt of all\ 4 Who thus define...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 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;...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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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...And, fled from monarchs, ST. JOĻIN 1 dwells with thee. Ask of the learned the way I Tho learned are angel*, virtue more divine. Ah ! how unjust ; I POPE.] ENGLISH LITERATURE. 179 The 'Essay on' Han' Is in four Epistles, the first of which was...
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Memoirs of the Forty-five First Years of the Life of James Lackington ...

James Lackington - Booksellers and bookselling - 1830 - 347 pages
...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...pleasure end in pain ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain." POPE. I continued the above self-denying life until I left Bristol, which was on...
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