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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 Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...EPISTLE IV. Of the Nature and State of Man, with respect to Happiness. 1 0 HAPPINESS! our being's dnd and aim; Good, pleasure, ease, content! whate'er thy...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 English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Verses; Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1830 - 252 pages
...OAT. SECTION III. The road to happiness open to all men. f\H happiness*! our being's end' and aim*! \J Good*, pleasure*, ease', content* ! whate'er thy name*...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*; Planter celestial seed',...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...pleasure, ease, content ! whate'er thy name : ТЫ something still which prompts the eternal sigh, Tor ard, with grief and rage oppress'd, * ruled, Now fired by wrath, and now by reaso O'crlook'd, seen double, by the tool and wise : Flint of celestial seed ! if dropp'd below, Siv, in...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...опт being's end and aim, Good, Pleasure, Käse, Content, whate'er thy name ; That something etill free ; Led up their sports beneath the spreading tree dure to die ; Which still so near us, yet beyond us lies, O'crlooked, seen double by the fool and wise...
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The principles of English composition: illustrated by examples with critical ...

David Booth - English language - 1831 - 351 pages
...of Pope. In the following lines the Hemistichs are separated according to the place of the Caesura: Oh Happiness, | our being's end and aim ! Good, Pleasure,...prompts th' eternal sigh, For which we bear to live, | and dare to die ; Which still so near us, | yet beyond us lies, O'erlook'd seen double, | by the...
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The Morning watch; or, Quarterly journal on prophecy, and theological review

Morning watch - 1832
...Preacher was realized, and these things proved to be at last only vanity and vexation of spirit. 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 dropped below, Say...
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The Grammatical Instructor: Containing an Exposition of All the Essential ...

Samuel B. Emmons - English language - 1832 - 160 pages
...the same. EPISTLE IV. O Happiness! our being's end and aim; Good, pleasure, ease, content! what'er thy name; That something still, which prompts th'...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 English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, from the Best Writers

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1832 - 252 pages
...all MM, OH happiness ! our being's end. and aim 1 Good, pleasure, ease, content! vvhate'er thy namoi That something still which prompts th' eternal sigh,...to live'« or dare to die : , Which still so near ag, yet beyond us lies, O'crlookM, seen double, by the fool and wise | Plant of celestial seed, if...
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English Grammar in Familiar Lectures, Accompanied by A Compendium: Embracing ...

Samuel Kirkham - English language - 1833 - 228 pages
...effected much." 6. " Ah me ! nor hope nor life remains." <; Me miserable ! which way shall I fly 1" 6. " 0 happiness ! our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure,...sigh, For which we bear to live, or dare to die." — I'ne verb lei, in the idiomatick examples under number 1, has no nomina live specified, and is...
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The Century, Volume 27

1884
...above." And there is hardly any one familiar with Mr. Cooper who has not heard more times than once: " O happiness ! our being's end and aim ! Good, pleasure,...still which prompts th' eternal sigh, For which we Dear to live or dare to die." " Remember, man, ' the universal cause Acts not by partial but by general...
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