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" To tire our patience, than mislead our sense. Some few in that, but numbers err in this, Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss; A fool might once himself alone expose, Now one in verse makes many more in prose. 'Tis with our judgments as our watches,... "
The Works of Alexander Pope - Page 227
by Alexander Pope - 1822 - 436 pages
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Memoirs of the life, character, and ministry of William Dawson

James Everett - 1842
...force, and correctness, he imparted it to others. There is but too much truth in the remark, that "it is with our judgments as our watches ; none go just alike, yet each believes his own." But if a man wish to keep his watch right, he will take care to regulate it by the sun, as the good...
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The farmer's encyclopædia, and dictionary of rural affairs

Cuthbert William Johnson - 1842
...pertinaciously, and sets its estimate far above its real value or correctness. " It is with our opinions as our watches, none go just alike, yet each believes his own." The chief error appears to be in considering any of the above enumerated causes as the exclusive one...
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The School Reader: Fourth Book. Containing Instructions in the Elementary ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1842 - 304 pages
...be given, Where one short anguish is the price of heaven. Our Judgment.. 2. 'Tis with our judgment, as our watches ; none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. Kindness. * 3. Since trifles make the sum of human things, And half our misery from our foibles, springs...
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

1844
...mislead our sense. Some few in that, but numbers err in this, Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss; A fool might once himself alone expose, Now one in...watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In poets as true genius is but rare, True taste as seldom is the critics' share; Both must alike from...
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Obras poeticas de d. Leonor d'Almeida Portugal Lorena e ..., Volumes 5-6

1844
...mislead our sense: Some few in that, but numbers err in this, Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss; A fool might once himself alone expose, Now one in...watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In Poets as true genius is but rare, True taste as seldom is the Critic's share; Both must alike from...
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Roman, Briefsteller

Christian Fürchtegott Gellert, Bernd Witte - Letter writing, German - 1988 - 330 pages
...mit unsern Uhren. Keine geht mit der ändern vollkommen gleich, und jeder glaubt doch der seinigen: 'Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. Ich weis nichts mehr zu sagen, als daß ich vielleicht schon zu viel gesagt 10 habe. Leipzig, im Aprilmonate...
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Signs, Search and Communication: Semiotic Aspects of Artificial Intelligence

René J. Jorna, Barend van Heusden, Roland Posner - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1993 - 377 pages
...compensate for biased human reasoning? Case studies in medical decision making BG SILVERMAN (Washington, DC) Tis with our judgments as our watches, none go just alike, yet each believes his own." - Alexander Pope; Essay on Criticism, 1711, Part I, Line 9 0. Abstract This talk introduces the reader...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...Criticism 21 'Tis hard to say, if greater want of skill Appear in writing or in judging ill; (Fr. I) 22 AA; AnAmPo; FaPON; FM; GN; NOBA; OxBA 33 (Fr. I) 23 Some have at first for wits, then poets passed. Turned critics next, and proved plain fools...
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Telling Time: Clocks, Diaries, and English Diurnal Form, 1660-1785

Stuart Sherman - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 323 pages
...couplet published two weeks after Gay's "Letter," found the two procedures close enough for simile. Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own.4 Pope here echoes a comparison used by Suckling in the epilogue to his play Aglaura (1638): But...
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Common Courtesy in Eighteenth-century English Literature

William Bowman Piper - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 200 pages
...has indicated in the reference to pharmacy. Near the beginning of the poem comes this observation, "'Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none / Go just alike, yet each believes his own," an extremely subtle exercise in social ingratiation. Every one of us but a certain one — a certain...
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