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" Want as much more to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muse's steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : The winged courser, like a... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 390
1845
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...profuse 80 Want as much more to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : 85 The winged courser, like a gen'rous horse,...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...been profuse, Want as much more, to turn it to its use; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than spur the Muse's steed j Hestrain his fury, than provoke his speed; The winged courser, like a gen'rous horse, Shews most...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Memoirs of the life and writings of Pope ...

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806
...difcovered the change put upon the Reader, in the ufe of the For wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur the Mufe's fteed ; Reftrain his fury, than provoke his fpeed ; 85 The winged courier, like a gen'rous...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1806
...-i.-. •• - '• '., '• ^:" S;M, ^ • • --JCFor wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur the Mufe's fteed j Reftrairi his fury, than provoke his fpeed ; 85 The winged courfer, like a...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...profuse 80 Want as much more to turn it to its use; For wit and judgment often are at strife; Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : 85 The winded courser, like a generous liorse,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...profuse, Want as much more to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Thongh meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Itcstraiu his fury than provoke his speed ; The winged courser, like a generous horse,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...whom Heaven in wit has been profuse, Want as mnch more, to turn it to its use; For wit and jndgement often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid,...provoke his speed; The winged courser, like a generous h Shows most true mettle when you check his course. Those rules of old discover'd, not devis'd, Are...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want as much more to turn it to its use : For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid,...like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : The winged courser, like a generous horse,...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...whom Heav'n iu wit has been profuse, Want as much more to turn it to its use : For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur theTVluses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : The winged courser, like a generous horse,...
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Allgemeine Literatur-Zeitung

Books - 1808
...hus been profufe, Want as much more to turn it to itt ufe ; For wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife, 'Tis more to guide, than fpure the Mufe's Stead; Jtefcrain his fury , than provoke his Speed ; The winged courfer^ like a gen'rous...
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