Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...in souls, we find What wants in blood and spirits, swell'd with wind : Pride, where wit fails, steps y sense. If once right reasqn drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
Full view - About this book

The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 3-4

British anthology - 1825
...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...
Full view - About this book

The English Reader, Or, Pieces of Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1825 - 264 pages
...in souls, we find What wants m blood, and spirits, swell'd with win* 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...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 524 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. 210 If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistiese day. Trust...
Full view - About this book

The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 252 pages
...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*. 2 If once right reason drives that cloud away', Truth breaks upon us with resistless day*....
Full view - About this book

Murray's English Reader

Lindley Murray, Jeremiah Goodrich - English language - 1829 - 304 pages
...fouls, we find m 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. f. If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
Full view - About this book

The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - Elocution - 1832 - 95 pages
...souls, we find What wants in blood and spirits, swell'd with wind : 60 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...
Full view - About this book

The Guide to Knowledge, Volume 1

William Pinnock - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1833
...strangest bias rules Is IMI ш :•-, the never-railing vie* of foolę. " 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 tipon us with resistless day," POPE'S...
Full view - About this book

The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1835
...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. 210 504 Pride, the never- falling vice of fools. The evil of false confidence to the poet is,...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836
...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. 210 If once right reason drives that cloud away, Truth breaks upon us with resistless day. Trust...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF