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" Has heaven reserv'd, in pity to the poor, No pathless waste, or undiscover'd shore; No secret island in the boundless main? No peaceful desert yet unclaim'd by SPAIN? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear oppression's insolence no more. "
Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry - Page 27
by John Bell - 1789
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799 - 648 pages
...none are swept by sudden fate away, But all, whom hunger spares, with age decay.' London, l. 9-1 2. Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear Oppression's insolence no more'.' ' How, when competitors like these contend, Can surly Virtue hope to fix a friend?' 'This mournful...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799 - 496 pages
...shore ! " No secret island in the boundless main ? " No peaceful desart yet unclaim'd by Spain ? " Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, " And bear Oppression's insolence no more." " How, when competitors like these contend, " Canjurfy Virtue hope to fix a friend ?" " This mournful...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...fate away. But all, whom hunger spares, with age decay.' London, 1. 9-12. Vetat. ! Sir Robert Walpole. Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear Oppression's insolence no more1.' ' How, when competitors like these contend, Can surly Virtue hope to fix a friend ?' ' This...
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A Critical Enquiry Into the Moral Writings of Dr. Samuel Johnson: In which ...

William Mudford - 1802 - 144 pages
...undiscovered shore ? No secret island in the boundless main ? No peaceful desert yet unclaimed by Spain ? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear...insolence no more. This mournful truth is every where confessed, Slow rises worth by poverty depressed." These are perhaps the beauties of Johnson's poem,...
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The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1805 - 132 pages
...undiscover'd shore ? No secret island in the boundless main ? No peaceful desert yet unclaim'd by Spain ? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear...mournful truth is every where confess'd, Slow rises worthy by fwverty defiress'd: But here more slow, where all are slaves to gold, Where looks are merchandise,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...undiscover'd shore ? No secret island in the boundless main ? No peaceful desert yet unclaim'd* by SPAIN ? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear...more. This mournful truth is every where confess'd, *S SLOW RISES WORTH, BY POVERTY DEPRESs'n: Materiam prsebet causasque jocorum Omnibus hic idm ? si...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1806
...undiscovered shore ? No secret island in the boundless main ? No peaceful desert yet unclaim'd * by Spain ? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear...Oppression's insolence no more. This mournful truth is ev'ry where confess'd, 96 SLOW RISES WORTH, BY POVERTY DEPRESS'])! But here more slow, where all are...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807
..." No secret island in the boundless main ! ]E^ " No peaceful desart yet unclaim'd by Spain ? 29.' " Quick let -us rise, the happy seats explore, " And bear Oppression's insolence no more." " How, when competitors like these contend, " Can surly Virtue hope to find a friend ?" " This mournful...
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Letters on Literature, Taste, and Composition: Addressed to His Son

George Gregory - Books and reading - 1808
...shore ? . " No secret island on the boundless main ? " No peaceful desartyet unclaim'd by Spain? " Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, " And" bear oppression's insolence no more-" " Prepare for death, if here at night you roam, " And sign your will before you sup frm home. " Some...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1809 - 499 pages
...nndiscover'd shore ? No secret island in the boundless main ? No peaceful desert yet unclairn'd • by Spain ? Quick let us rise, the happy seats explore, And bear...truth is every where confess'd, Slow rises worth, by poverty depresfd. Of the energy and compression which characterize the sentiment and diction of...
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