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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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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...first he flew, I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return—and die at home at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats...How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A ^ outh of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1839 - 527 pages
...first he flew, still had hopes, my long vexations past, riere to return — and die at home at last. О soiree answer. [Exit. Enter TONY and MISS NEVILLE,...cousin, one may speak to one's own relations, and n Т For him no wretches, born to work and weep. Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep; Nor surly...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - Poetry - 1839 - 156 pages
...first he flew, I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats...; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, 5 And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith (the Poet.) - 1839
...first he flew, I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats...; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, 5 And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last. Oh, bless'd retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine, How bless'd is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 171

Early English newspapers - 1841
...in the 81st year of his age." Below are the well-known lines in Goldsmith's Deserted Village: — " How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour, with an age of ease ; Sinks to the grave with unperceived decay, While resignation gently slopes the way." In Mr. Maude's...
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The Select Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With the Portrait of the Author

Oliver Goldsmith - 1842 - 429 pages
...she flew, I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last. O, blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care that never must be mine ! How happy he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world...
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Selections from the British Poets: From Beattie to Campbell

English poetry - 1843
...bless'd retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine, How bless'd is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world wh^re strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1845 - 527 pages
...flew. [ still had hopes, 'my long vexations past, Here to return — and die at home at last. O bleat retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from...strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, leams to fly ? For him no wretches, bom to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous...
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The Reader's Guide: Containing a Notice of the Elementary Sounds in the ...

John Hall - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...flew', 55 I still had hopes', my long vexations past', Here to returnv — and die at home at last'. O blest retirement', friend to life's decline, Retreats...mine', How blest is he who crowns in shades like these' 60 A youth of labor', with an age of ease ! Who quits a world where strong temptations try', And',...
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