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" Peace to all such! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires; Blest with each talent, and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease; Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk,... "
A New Library of Poetry and Song - Page 818
edited by - 1877 - 934 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1856
...True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such...eyes, And hate for arts that caused himself to rise ; 200 Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach the rest to sneer...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with memoir, critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1856
...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, aud live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...eyes, And hate for arts that caused himself to rise ; 200 Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach the rest to sneer...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, with notes by R. Hurd, Volume 6

Joseph Addison - 1856
...: Blest with each talent, and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease j Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like...eyes, And hate for arts that caused himself to rise j Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And without sneering teach the rest to sneer j Willing...
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Class Book of Poetry: Consisting of Selections from Distinguished English ...

John Seely Hart - Readers - 1857 - 384 pages
...True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such...to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike; Alike reserved to blame, or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend; Dreading even fools,...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - British poetry - 1857 - 408 pages
...genius kindles and fair fame inspires, Bless'd with each talent and each heart to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease, — Should...rest to sneer ; Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike j First hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, — A timorous...
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Recollections

Samuel Rogers - Authors - 1859 - 253 pages
...True Genius kindles, and fair Fame inspires; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such...to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A tim'rous foe, and a suspicious friend; Dreading ev'n Fools,...
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Recollections

Samuel Rogers, William Sharpe - Authors - 1859 - 230 pages
...and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fund to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near...leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer ; Mentioned the extreme uneasiness he felt, when he spent even a single day in a town where he did...
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Recollections

Samuel Rogers - Authors - 1859 - 229 pages
...And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Boar, like the Turk, no brother near the throne, View him...leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer ; Mentioned the extreme uneasiness he felt, when he spent even a single day in a town where he did...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1859 - 478 pages
...alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne, View him with scornful, yet with jealous eves, shed, And ; Alike reserved to blame, or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools,...
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The Philosophy of Rhetoric

George Campbell - English language - 1859 - 435 pages
...even the most copious and expressive language. For a specimen in this way take these lines of Pope : " Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like...that caused himself to rise ; Damn with faint praise, II assent with civil leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer ; Willing to wound, II and...
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