Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author

Alexander Pope - 1848
...Heaven in wit has heen profuse, 80 Want as much more, to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid,...wife. 'Tis more to guide, than spur the muse's steed j Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed: The winged courser, like a generous horse, Shows most...
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Revised and arranged expressly for the ...

Alexander Pope, William Charles Macready - 1849 - 392 pages
...whom Heaven 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,...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1851 - 484 pages
...Heaven in wit has been profuse, 80 Want as much more, to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid,...muse's steed ; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speerf. : The winged courser, like a generous hcf se, Shows most true mettle when you cheIjU his course...
Full view - About this book

The Western Journal and Civilian: Devoted to Agriculture ..., Volume 7

Missouri - 1851
...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 Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed: The winged courser, like a gen'roua horse,...
Full view - About this book

The Western Journal, Volume 7

1851
...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 Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his sp»ed: The winged courser, like a gen'rous horse,...
Full view - About this book

Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - English literature - 1852 - 519 pages
...been profuse, Want as much more to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, !-0 Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife....winged courser, like a generous horse, Shows most true mettle when you check his course. 85 Those rules of old, discovered, not devised, Are Nature still,...
Full view - About this book

Elements of English grammar

Daniel Macintosh - 1852
...accompany them if the weather is favourable. He and she are nearly of the same age. For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Soft stillness and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony. Twice did he turn his back and purposed...
Full view - About this book

Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...heaven has blest with store of wit, Yet want as much again to manage it : For wit and judgment ever are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'T is more to guide, than spur, the Muse's steed ; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : The...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1853
...he endeavoured to keep out of sight by altering the lines as they now stand." For wit and judgment often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid,...Muse's steed; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed : 85 The winged courser, like a generous horse, Shows most true mettle when you check his course. Those...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1853
...whom Heaven 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,...guide than spur the Muse's steed, Restrain his fury then provoke his speed : The winged courser, like a generous horse, Shows most true mettle when you...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF