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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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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1822
...ORDER of PROVIDENCE here, and a Resignation to it here and hereafter, Ver. 326, &c. 123 EPISTLE IV. OH HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, Pleasure,...5 O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool, and wise. VARIATIONS. Ver. 1. Oh Happiness! &c.] In the MS. thus : Oh Happiness ! to which we all aspire, Wing'd...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822
...ORDER of PROVIDENCE here, and a Resignation to it here and hereafter, Ver. 326, &c. 123 EPISTLE IV. OH HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, Pleasure,...5 O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool, and wise. VARIATIONS. Ver. 1. Oh Happiness! &c.] In the MS. thus : Oh Happiness ! to which we all aspire, Wing'd...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1822 - 274 pages
...something still which prompts th' eternal sigh, Good, pleasure, ease, content! wbate'er thy name ; Fr which we bear to live, or dare to die ; "Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'erlook'd seen double, by the fool and wise ; Plant of celestial seed, if dropt below, Say in what...
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The speaker: or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...gen'ral frame, And bade Self-love and Social be the same. POPE. • . * • CHAP. XV. ON HAPPINESS. O HAPPINESS ! our being's end and aim ! Good, Pleasure,...die ; Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool, and wise; Plant of celestial seed ! if dropp'd below, Say, in...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1824 - 48 pages
...God and nature link'd the1 general frame, And bade self-love and social be the fame. J EPISTLE IV. O Happiness ! our being's end and aim ; Good, pleasure,...so near us, yet beyond us lies, 5 O'erlook'd, seen duI-l<-, by the tool and wise, Plant of celestial seed ; if Jropt below, Say, in what mortal eoil...
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The moral instructor, and guide to virtue: being a compendium of moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...and social be the same. EPISTLE IV. Of the Nature and State of Man, with respect to Happiness. 1 O HAPPINESS! our being's end and aim; Good, pleasure,...to die, Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise. Plant of celestial seed ; if dropt below, Say, in what...
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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
...the general frame, And bade self-love and social be the same. EPISTLE IV. O Happiness ! our bang's end and aim ; Good, pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er...to die, Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise, Plant of celestial seed ; if dropt below, Say, in what...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...Nature and State of ttan Kith respeet to Happinsss. Oh Happiness ! our being's end and aim ! Goud, ll were fir'd, Fill'd with fury, rapt, inspir'd, From...round They snatch'd her instruments of sound ; And as O'erlook'd, seen double, by the fool and wise : Plant of celestial seed ; if dropp'd below, Say, in...
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The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor, and English Teacher's Assistant ...

Readers - 1824 - 323 pages
...and aim ; Good, pleasure, ease, content! whatever 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 lies, O'erlook'd, seen double by the fool, and wise; Plant of celestial seed ! if drop'd below, Say, in what...
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Lectures on the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 3

Thomas Brown - Philosophy - 1824
...duty, in what manner is he to seek it, — that is to say, in what objects is he to hope to find it? 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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