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" Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurl'd: The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 77
by Joseph Warton - 1806
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The British Essayists: Adventurer

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...should suspend the force of gravitation till he is gone by, in order to his deliverance ! — WOLLASTON. Chaos of thought and passion all confus'd, Still by...hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. — POPE. \Vhat a chimera then is man ! wbat a confused chaos! what a subject of contradiction ! a...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 19-20

British essayists - 1823
...deliverance ? WoLLASToN. Chaos of thought and passion all confused, Still by himself abused, or disabused ; Created half to rise, and half to fall ; Great lord...hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. PoPE. What a chimera then is man ! what a confused chaos ! what a subject of contradiction ! a professed...
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The Adventurer, Volume 2

1823
...deliverance?" WOLLASTON. Chaos of thought and passion all confused, Still by himself abused, or disabused ; Created half to rise, and half to fall ; Great lord...hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. POPE. " What a chimera then is man ! what a confused chaos ! what a subject of contradiction ! a professed...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke, to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1824 - 67 pages
...reas'ning but to err ; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much : Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd ; Still...hurl'd ; . The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wondrous creature ! mount where science guide* Go, measure earth, weigh air, and taste the tides...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...reasoning but to err; Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much : le the lab'ring moon Ecli [guides, Go, wondrous creature! mount where science Go, measure earth, weigh air, and state the tides;...
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The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor, and English Teacher's Assistant ...

Readers - 1824 - 323 pages
...reas'ning, but to err : Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much ; Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd: Still...truth, in endless error hurl'd ; The glory, jest, and riddled of the world ! Winter. These, that exalt the soul to solemn thought, And heavenly musing. Welcome...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1824 - 48 pages
...rcas'uing but to err ; Alike in ignorance, his rsason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much : Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd ; Still...Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd ; The glory^jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wondrous creature ! mount where science guic Go, measure...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...necessary for his improvement in his station here. Warburton. Created half to rise, and half to fall ; 15 Great Lord of all things, yet a prey to all ; Sole...error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wondrous creature ! mount where Science guides, Go, measure earth, weigh air, and state the tides...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: With Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...reas'ning but to err ; 10 Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether lie thinks too little or too much : Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd ; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd ; NOTES. and so makes his author directly contradict himself, where he says of Man, that he hath —...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1824
...reas'ning but to err ; 10 Alike in ignorance, his reason such, Whether he thinks too little or too much : Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd ; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd ; NOTES. and so makes his author directly contradict himself, where he says of Man, that he hath —...
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