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" OH happiness ! our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure, ease, content ? whate'er thy name : That something still which prompts th' eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die, Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'er-look'd, seen... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ... - Page 64
by Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...«im ! * '.'ill, pleasure, cuse, content, whatc'er thy name ; That something still which prompts the eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die : Which still so near us, yet beyond us Нее ; O'crlookM, seen double, by the fool and wise. Plant of celestial seed ! if drupt below, Say,...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...consists ill a conformity to the order of Providence here, and a relignation to it here and hereafter. O HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure,...whate'er thy name: That something still which prompts the' eternal Sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die ; Which still so near us, yet beyond us...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: In four volumes. Collated ..., Volumes 1-2

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...consists in a conformity to the order of Providence here, and a reiignation to it here and hereafter. O HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er thy name: That some thing still which prompts the' eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die ; Which...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...EPISTLE IV. OH HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, Pleasure, Ease, Content! whate'erthyname: That something still which prompts th' eternal sigh,...to die, Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'crlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise : Plant of celestial seed ! if dropp'd below, Say, in...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...end and aim ! Good, Pleasure, Ease, Content! whate'erthyname: That something still which prompts th1 eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die, Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, OYrlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise : Plant of celestial seed '. if dropp'd below, Say, in...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1810 - 231 pages
...and aim ! Good, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'r thy name ; That something still which promps the eternal sigh) , For which we bear to live, or dare...die ,. Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'rlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise;, Plant of celestial seed, if dropt below, Say, in what...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1811
...the city of Zocathlan. VISITOR, No. 24. No. LXXXVII. oh Happiness ! our being's end and aim, Geod, pleasure, ease, content ; whate'er thy name : That...eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die j Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, o'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise. Plant...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton ...

William Warburton - 1811
...first define what men mean by happiness, and this he does in the ornament of a poetic invocation : O happiness ! our being's end and aim, Good, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er thy NAME. After the DEFINITION, that which follows next, in order of method, is the, PROPOSITION, which here...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 11

William Warburton, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...'first define what men mean by happiness, and this he does in the ornament of a poetic invocation : O happiness! our being's end and aim, Good, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er thy NAME. After the DEFINITION, that which follows next, in order of method, is the PROPOSITION, which here is,...
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The leisure hour improved; or, Moral miscellanies, in prose and verse

Leisure hour - 1811 - 192 pages
...without retaining any. Ore Happiness and Pleasure. " Oh Happiness ! our being's end and aim! G'iod, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er thy name: That something still which prompts th' etenial sigh For which we bear to live, or dare to die. " Pnpt. PLACED by Providence on the palxstra...
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