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The popular educator - Page 299
by Popular educator - 1767
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The principles of English composition: illustrated by examples with critical ...

David Booth - English language - 1831 - 351 pages
...whole: Man, but for that, no action could attend, And, but for MM, were active to no end." ***** " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these." Pope. A regulation of a somewhat similar nature is observed, when two pairs of Antithetical clauses...
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The Grammatical Instructor: Containing an Exposition of All the Essential ...

Samuel B. Emmons - English language - 1832 - 160 pages
...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; Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pam ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vaia; Or...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke : to ...

Alexander Pope - 1832 - 67 pages
...the learn'd the way ? The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; 20 Borne place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these ; Borne, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in paint Some, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain;...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, from the Best Writers

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1832 - 252 pages
...Ask of the learn'd the way. The learn'd are blind 5 This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind : Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment theg* : Some sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...— These are interesting questions ; the answers, however, have been exceedingly numerous : — " 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, swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue Tain."...
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An Improved Grammar of the English Language

Noah Webster - English language - 1833 - 192 pages
...[self love] its object would devour, This [reason] taste the honey and not wound the flower." .Pope. " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease, Those call it pleasure, and contentment these." — Ibm. The poets sometimes contrast these substitutes in a similar manner, to denote individuals...
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1833 - 304 pages
...that stands as immediate nominative to a verb. As, Prosperity gains friends, adversity tries them. Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; Those call it pleasure, and contentment these. Here the words in Italic take no visible pause after them, without violence to grammatical relation....
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English Grammar in Familiar Lectures: Accompanied by a Compendium ...

Samuel Kirkham - 1833
...; as, " Both wealth and poverty are temptations ; that tends to CJ.cita pride, this, discontent." " Some place the bliss in action, some in ease ; " Those call it pleasure, and contentment, these." They, those. As it is the office of the personal they to represent a noun previously introduced to...
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An essay on elocution: designed for the use of schools and private learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1834 - 341 pages
...her very ruins.. tell the history of times gone by, and every mouldering stone . . is a chronicle. Some . . place the bliss in action, some, in ease;...Those . . call it pleasure, and contentment, these. Remarks. — In those places distinguished by the dots, in the foregoing examples, it would be improper...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...Ask of the learn'd the way? The learn'd are blind ; This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; 20 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, swell'd to gods, confess ev*n virtue vain...
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