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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 Alex. Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 524 pages
...whom Heaven in wit has been profuse, d* 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. 'Tie more to guide, than spur the muse's steed ; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : The winged...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1826 - 133 pages
...Heaven in wit has been profuse, 80 Want as much moro, to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment ame up to il : Sophrcles and Euripides were less followed...; and renewed the next seasou with equal applanse romper, like a generous horse, Shews most true mettle when you check his course. Those rules of old...
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Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son, Volume 3

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1827
...much again to govern it. And in another place, I doubt with too much truth, For wit and judgment ever are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. The Germans are very seldom troubled with any extraordinary ebullitions or effervescences of wit, and...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want ad 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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Theoretical and Practical Grammar of the French Tongue

Jean P.V. Lecoutz de Levizac (l'abbe) - 1828
...its use : For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 4 'Tis more to guide, than spur the muse's steed; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : 5 The winged courser, like a gen'rous horse, Shows most true mettle, when you check its course. 6...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...Heaven in wit has been profuse, 80 Want as much more, to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment h every member of the whole One common blessing, as one common soul. B 'Tie more to guide, than spur the muse's steed; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed: The winged...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...much again to govern UV And in another place, I doubt with too much truth, ' For wit and jndgment ever are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife.' A proper secrecy is the only mystery of able men; mystery is the only secrecy of weak and cunning men....
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A Theoretical and Practical Grammar of the French Tongue: In which the ...

Jean-Pons-Victor Lecoutz de Levizac - French language - 1833 - 444 pages
...its use : For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 4 "Tis more to guide, than spur the muse's steed, Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : 5 The winged courser, like a gen'rous norse, Shows most true mettle, when you check its course. 6...
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A Theoretical and Practical Grammar of the French Language

Jean Pons victor Lecoutz de Levizac (d.1) - 1834 - 173 pages
...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.4 "Pis more to guide than spur the muse's steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed :•''...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1835
...whom Heaven in wit has been profuse, Want as much more to turn it to its use ; 81 For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. "Pis more to guide, than spur the Muse's steed ; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : 85 The...
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