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The popular educator - Page 299
by Popular educator - 1767
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1881 - 715 pages
...vice punishment. B. ff F. dipt * A beauiiful rale eighieen miles from Florence. ACTION — coniinued. Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment ihe&e.Pope,EM iv.2l. The body sins not ; 'tis the will That makes the action good or ill. Herrick,...
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King's College Lectures on Elocution: Or, The Physiology and Culture of ...

Charles John Plumptre - Elocution - 1881 - 487 pages
...extent, arc not so gross as those of sense, nor so refined as those of the understanding. 2. Some//i7flt the bliss in action, some in ease : Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. RULE XV. — When prepositions are placed in opposition to each other, and all of them are intimately...
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The Grammar, History, and Derivation of the English Language

Evan Daniel - English language - 1881 - 383 pages
...two things mentioned, eg ' This tree (one near the speaker) is larger than that.' Some place their bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. — Pope. Self-love, the spring of motion, acts the soul ; Reason's comparing balance rules the whole...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - American literature - 1881
...way I Th« learned arc blind ; . This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; Some place the bl(§a in action, some In ease ; Those call It pleasure, and contentment these ; Rome, punk to bcnfcts, flnd pleasure end in palu ; Some swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue Vftia...
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The Sixth Reader of the Popular Series

Marcius Willson - Readers (Elementary) - 1882 - 544 pages
...Ask of the learned the way ? The learned are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these ; Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swelled to gods, confess e'en virtue vain...
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The Cyclopędia of Practical Quotations: English and Latin, with an Appendix ...

Quotations, English - 1882 - 899 pages
...215. Ask of the Learn'd the way? The Learn'd are blind; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind; Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it Pleasure, and Contentment these. X. POPE— Essay on Man. Ep. IV. Line 19. No man is wiser for his learning * * * wit and wisdom nre...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - American poetry - 1883 - 761 pages
...Beaumont and Fletcher : Captain. Act v. Sc. & 1 A beautiful vale about eighteen miles from Florence. Some place the bliss In action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. 29 Pope : Essay on Man. Epis. iv. Line 21 Our acts our angels are, or good or ill, Our fatal shadows...
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Bancroft's Fifth Reader

John Swett - Readers - 1883 - 352 pages
...progress. 3. The eyes of men | converse as much us their tongues. 4. Who steals my purse | steals trash. 5. Some | place the bliss in action, some, | in ease....Those | call it pleasure, and contentment | these. 6. The midnight | brought the signal sound of strife. Rule II. Make a pause after introductory adverbial...
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New elocution and voice culture

Robert Kidd - Elocution - 1857 - 504 pages
...; Embracing all— supporting — ruling o'er — Being whom we call GOD ! — and know no more 6. Some — place the bliss in action, some — in ease;...Those call it pleasure, and — contentment, these. 7. Stand up— erect! Thou hast the form / And likeness of thy God ! — Who more ? A soul as dauntless...
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King's college lectures on elocution

Charles John Plumptre - Elocution - 1883 - 493 pages
...are not so gross as those of sense, nor so refined as those of the understanding. • 2. Someplace the bliss in action, some in ease : Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. RULE XV.— When prepositions are placed in opposition to each other, and all of them are intimately...
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