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" Our portion is not large, indeed ; But then how little do we need ! For Nature's calls are few : In this the art of living lies, To want no more than may suffice, And make that little do. "
Whitehead, 1785, to Anstey, 1805 - Page 133
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London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volume 18

English essays - 1749
...forgot, Monarch?, we envy not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humble lot. Oar portion is not large indeed, But then how little do...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore relifh with content, Whate'er kind Providence hath...
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley].

Collection - 1755
...forgot: Monarchs! we envy not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has...
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A Collection of Poems ...

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1758
...: Monarchs ! we envy not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has-fent,...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes, Volume 4

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1765
...Monarchs ! we envy not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has...
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley]. [2 other copies ...

Collection - 1765
...ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not large indeed, ,i But then, how little do we need ! For Nature's calls...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuflice, . ,' And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1770
...: Monarchs ! we envy not your flate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice,] And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with Content Whate'er kind Providence...
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The Oxford Magazine: Or, Universal Museum, Volumes 8-9

1772
...forgot : Wonarchs, we envy not your ftatc : We look wijh pity on the great, And blefs our humble lot. Our portion is not large, indeed, But then, how little do we need ! For nature's calls ere few : In that the art of Ihmg lies, To warn no more than mav fufficc, And make that little do....
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The Arminian Magazine: Consisting of Extracts and Original Treatises on ...

John Wesley - Biographies
...not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not Jarge indeed, But then, how little do we need ! For -nature's...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll We'll therefore rclifli with content Whate'er kind Providenc^-has...
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Poems on various subjects: selected to enforce the practice of virtue. And ...

English poetry - 1780 - 204 pages
...forgot: Monarchs! we envy not your ftate,. We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1782
...forgot : Monarchs ! we envy not your ftate; We look with pity en, the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not large, indeed; But then how little...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore relifii, with content, Whate'er kind Providence has...
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