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" Grown all to all, from no one vice exempt; And most contemptible, to shun contempt: His passion still, to covet gen'ral praise, His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways... "
The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 322
by Alexander Chalmers - 1817
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National Review, Volume 4

Great Britain - 1857
...and whores: Enough if all around him but admire, And now the beast appeared, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art. And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt; His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty, which no friend has made;...
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Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes

Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - Lake District (England) - 1858 - 232 pages
...Shall parts so various aim at nothing new 1 He '11 shine a Tully and a \Vilmot too. « * » * * Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a thousand ways, — Tie dies, sad outcast of each church and...
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The countess of Bonneval; her life and letters, Volume 1

lady Georgiana Charlotte Fullerton - 1858
...are polluted offerings." — SHAKESPEARE. " A fool with more of wit than half mankind ; ****** Blest with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing but an honest heart." — DRTDEH. IN the bosom of a brilliant, refined, but licentious society, in one of the aristocratic...
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Works, Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1859
...and tohorc* .* Enough if all around him but'admire, And now the punk applaud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art And wanting nothing...contemptible, to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise ; His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty, which no friend has made...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With a Life, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1859
...and whores ; Enough if all around him but admire, And now the punk applaud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...vice exempt, And most contemptible to shun contempt ; l Philip, Duke of Wharton. a John, Earl of Rochester. His passion still to covet general praise ;...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1879 - 505 pages
...S £irit, foe ^\\cvc\^ i life of mad dissipation and at/venture, died not passion. W arburton. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...gen'ral praise, His Life, to forfeit it a thousand ways; A constant Bounty which no friend has made ; An angel Tongue, which no man can persuade ; A Fool,...
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Addison to Blake

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...and whores : Enough, if all around him but admire, And now the punk applaud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty which no friend has made...
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The Poetical Works of Churchill, Parnell, and Tickell: With a Life ..., Volume 1

Charles Churchill - 1880
...of the joke; Shall parts so various aim at nothing new, He'll shine a Tully and a Wilmot too ; Thus with each gift of nature, and of art, And wanting...contemptible to shun contempt, His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a thousand ways, A constant bounty, which no friend has made....
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The English Poets: Addison to Blake

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...and whores : Enough, if all around him but admire, And now the punk applaud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty which no friend has made...
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Gems of national poetry. Compiled and ed. by mrs. Valentine

Laura Valentine - 1880
...of the joke. Shall parts so various aim at nothing new? He 'll shine a Tully and a Wilmot too. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible, to shun contempt : His passion still, to covet general praise, His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty which no friend has made;...
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