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" She gives in large recruits of needful pride ; For, as in bodies, thus in souls we find, What wants in blood and spirits, swell'd with wind : Pride, where wit fails, steps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of sense. "
Poems on Several Occasions - Page 46
by Christopher Smart - 1752 - 230 pages
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...deny'd, z05 She gives in large recruits of needful Pride ! For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind...defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. z10 If once right reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft not...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Pride ! For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with windi Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of lenfe. no If once right reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft.not...
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The Beauties of Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1783 - 278 pages
...worth deny'd She gives in large recruits of needlefs Pride ! For, as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood, and fpirits, fwell'd with wind*....fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. If once right reafbn drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft not yourfelf ; but your...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...Pride ; For as in bodies, thus in fouls we find [wind : What wants in blood and fpirits, fwcll'd with e ftorm, and thro' th' inclement year Stem the roughfurgc,and brave the torrent's roar. Is it for refiftlcfs day. Truft not yourlclf ; but, your defects to know, Make ufe of ev'ry friend — and ev'ry...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - Conduct of life - 1791
...Pride ; For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find [wind What wants in blood and fpirits, fwcll'd with Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fcnie. If once right realon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with rcfiftlefs day. Truft...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1796
...deny'd, 105 She gives in large recruits of needful pride : •• For as in bodies thus in fouls we find, What wants in blood and fpirits fwell'd with wind...defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe : * 210 If once right reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...Pride; For as in bodies, thus in fouls we find [wind: What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our defence. And fills up all the mighty void of fenie. If once right i cafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with rcfiftlefs day. Truftnot...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1797
...avail himfelf of the inventions of antiquity." Reynolds. For For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind...defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. 210 If once right reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft not...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes, Complete. With ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1797
...antiquity." Reynolds. For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fweli'd with wind : Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our...defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. 210 If once right reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day, Truft not...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1799 - 356 pages
...worth deny'd She gives in large recruits of needlefs pride ! For, as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind,...to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of lenfe. If once right Reafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft...
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