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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 universal spelling book; or, A new and easy guide to the English language

Daniel Fenning - English language - 1800 - 256 pages
...ANOTHER. Whatever nature has in worili deny'd. She gives in large recruits of needful priJt i Pride, when wit fails, fteps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. TABLE V. A Colleflion of Alphabetical Senttncts in Prtfa priptr ftr WRITING-PIECES. . ACTION keeps...
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The School of Wisdom

Readers - 1803 - 224 pages
...in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with winds Pride, where wit fails, fleps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe.—Pope. She gives in large recruits of needful pride. . \ PASSION. imaginable. , It is faid,...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Aphorisms and apothegms - 1803 - 216 pages
...souls we find, What wants in blood and spirits, svvall'd with wind ; Pride, where wit fails, steps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of sense. If once right reason drives tbT.t cloud away, Truth braaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry

Extracts - 1805 - 1016 pages
...What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our defence, An I fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. If once right...drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with reliftlefs day. Truft not yourfelf ; but, your deff 61s to know, Make ufe of ev'ry friend— and ev'ry...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1805 - 254 pages
...fouls, we find What wants in blood and rpirits^fwell'd with wind. Pride, where wit fails, fteps into our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. If once right rtafon drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. Truft not yourfelf ; but,...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1806
...deny'd, 205 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 COMMENTARY. VER. 200. T admire fnperior fenfe, and doutl tlieir own !j This line concludes the...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Memoirs of the life and writings of Pope ...

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806
...Pride ; For as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind r Pride, where Wit fails, fteps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty Void of fenfe. 210 If COMMENTARY. VER. 200. T' admire fuperior fenfe, and doubt their own ! J This line concludes...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...in souls, we find What "wants in blood and spirits, swell'd with wind: Prid^ where Wit fails, steps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of sense. If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...in souls, we find What wants in hlood and spirits swell dw,th wxnd : Pride, where wit fails, steps in to our defence. And fills up all the mighty void of sense : If once right reason drives that clond away, Truth hreaks upon us with resistless day Trust...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...in souls, we find, What wants in hlood and spirits swell'd with wind: Pride, where wit fails, steps in to our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of sense: 10 If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth hreaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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