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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 Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...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 : If once right reason drives that clond away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...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 : If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Conduct of life - 1810 - 216 pages
...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. If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...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. If once right Reason drives that cloud away. Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1811 - 254 pages
...worth deny'd, She gives in large recruits of needful pride f For, as in bodies, thus in fouls, we find What wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind. Pride, where wit fails, fteps into ot*r defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. If once right reafon drives that cloud...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1811 - 408 pages
...thus in souls, we find What wants in blood and spirits, swell'd with windPride, 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 English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1812 - 356 pages
...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. If once right reason drives, that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812
...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. 21c If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope

Horace - Criticism - 1812 - 171 pages
...in souls, we and 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: 210 If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1815 - 264 pages
...What the weak head with ftrongeft bias rules, ff Truth breaks upon us with refiftlefs day. 2_Wjjat wants in blood and fpirits, fwell'd with wind. Pride, where wit fails, fteps into our defence, And fills up all the mighty void of fenfe. If once right reafon drives that cloud...
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