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" tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep... "
Kottabos: College Miscellany - Page 72
1873
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...she flew, I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at lust. 0 blest retirement; friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine I How happy he who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with ;m age of ease ; Who quits a...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rog - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...decline! Retreat from care, that never must be mine ! „_ ,;-.,:'--.--• '. - --- •;.• --^=^J^. How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labor, with an age of ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since " t is hard...
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Waldie's Select Circulating Library, Volume 2

Literature - 1833
...to return, and die at home at last. O, blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from core that never must be mine ! How blest is he, who crowns,...quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'I is hard to combat, learns to fly. Goldsmith. of a CALCUTTA TO EUROPE BY WAY OF EGYPT, IN Tin! TEAKS...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...Goldsmith, after alluding to some of the beauties of rural life in the Deserted Village, says, — " How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of case." It has been observed by Bayle, that nothing is more extraordinary than for a great man to know...
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Schriften, Volumes 5-6

Friedrich von Matthisson - German literature - 1835
...фИ Senf unit; rncfjc bjtbictet, toit mit einem 168 XXVI. or er 25 I a er, 1805. VI. How blest is he , who crowns in shades like these , A youth of labour with an age of easel GOLDSMITH. 2litf bie 0}афпф( cm ипдШсШфеп 23ein6rttdje Ш 5ten on Seffau,...
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The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems ..., Volume 9

William Cowper - 1836
...is safe*4. Had I the choice of sublunary good, What could I wish, that I possess not here ? 690 2' Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to combat learns to fly. I lealth, leisure, means to improve it, friendship, peace ; No loose or wanton, though a wandering...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...is safe24. Had I the choice of sublunary good, What could I wish, that I possess not here ? 600 21 Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to combat learns to fly. Des. Village. Health, leisure, means to improve it, friendship, peace; No loose or wanton, though a...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...is safe24. Had I the choice of sublunary good, What could I wish, that I possess not here ? 690 21 Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to combat learus to fly. lies. Village. Health, leisure, means to improve it, friendship, peace ; No loose or...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1838 - 527 pages
...first he flew, I still hod hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last O by fatigue, resentment, and despair. THE BEE, No....been more frequently written upon than the education 1 For him no wretches, bom to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep ; Nor surly...
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History of Kirkstall Abbey, Near Leeds, Yorkshire: With an Historical Sketch ...

1837 - 36 pages
...MDCCCXXXVII. HISTORY OF KIRKSTALL ABBEY. CHAPTER I. HISTORY OF THE CISTERCIAN ORDER OF MONKS, &c. How bless'd is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of...try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! Goldsmith. TOWARDS the close of the eleventh century, Robert, then late Abbot of Molisme, in Burgundy,...
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