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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 English reader, or, Pieces in prose and poetry

Lindley Murray - 1826
...make men moral, good and wise." GAT. ; SECTION III. , • The road to Happiness open to all men. 1. OH happiness? our being's end and aim! Good, pleasure,...die ; Which' still so near us, yet beyond us lies, OJerlook'd, seen double by the fool and wise ; Plant of celestial seed, if dropt below, Say, in what...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 286 pages
...suCiee To make men moral, good, and wise."— OAT. SECTION III. TV road to happiness open to all men. 1 Oh 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 s.eed, if dropt below, Say, in what...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, John Walker - Children - 1826 - 304 pages
...suffice To make men moral, good, a nd wise." OAT. SECTION 11. The rsad to happiness open to all men. I. OH 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 dropt below, Say, in what...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 209 pages
...flaming mine? Twin'd with the wreaths Parnassian laurels yield, Or reap'd in iron harvests of the field ? Good, pleasure, ease, content! whate'er thy name;...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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Lectures on the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 2

Thomas Brown - Philosophy - 1826
...and aim ! Good, pleasure, case, content, wlmtu'cr 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 dropt below, Sny in what...
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Elements of Moral Philosophy and of Christian Ethics, Volume 2

Daniel Dewar - Christian ethics - 1826
...direct to the fruitless attempt of constituting the mere elements of happiness, many of them casual * 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, still beyond...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1826 - 133 pages
...pleasure, case, content! whate'er thy name : That something still which prompts the eternal sigh, F^r long, Horace and he went hand and hand in song, His library (where busts of poets 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 English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 263 pages
...virtuous mind can morals glean." SECTION III. The road to happiness open to all men. OH happinessj our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure, ease, content...whate'er thy name ; ' That something' still which prompt* th' eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die : Which still so near us, yet beyond...
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The Book of Nature, Volume 3

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1826
...good, pleasure, or happiness; for they all, as in the words of the poet, imply the same thing: — O Happiness ! our being's end and aim, Good, Pleasure, Ease, Content, whate'er thy name. * But good, pleasure, or happiness, are generic names for a thousand different objects, each of which...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...link'd the gen'ral frame, And bade Self-love and Social be the same. . CHAP. XV. t 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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