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The popular educator - Page 299
by Popular educator - 1767
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The Bible of Nature, and Substance of Virtue, Condensed from the Scriptures ...

Free thought - 1842
...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 pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain;...
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An Essay on Elocution, Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1842 - 357 pages
...writes amiss* : A fool might once him-self alone expose*; Now', one in verse makes' many more in prose*. Some place the bliss in ac-tion*, some', in ease* ; Those call it plea.s-\\re*, and con-tent-ment', these*: Some', sunk to beasts', find pleas-ure end in pain*; Some',...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...Ask of the learn'd the way ? The leam'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 theso : Some, sunk to beasts, find pleasure end in pain ; Some, swell'd to gods, confess ev'n virtue...
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The American Common-school Reader and Speaker: Being a Selection of Pieces ...

John Goldsbury, William Russell - American literature - 1844 - 428 pages
...Some II place the bliss ' in action, some II in ease : Those II call it pleasure, and contentment II these." The habitual tendency of young readers being...short for distinctness, or to be entirely omitted. In most of the above examples, the precision, beauty, and force of the sentiment, depend much on the careful...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to Henry St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - 1844 - 48 pages
...of the learn'd the way ! The learn'd are blind : This bids to serve, and that to shun mankind ; 29 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 vain ;...
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English Grammar in Familiar Lectures: Accompanied by a Compendium Embracing ...

English language - 1844
...Both wealth and poverty are temptations ; tluii tends to excite pride, this, discontent}' " Sonwplace 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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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...is pleased with admiration ; Pride — with self-esteem. 7. Dancing — is the poetry of motion. 8. Some— place the bliss in action ; some — in ease; Those call it pleasure ; and contentment, these. 9. To hope for perfect happiness — is vain. 10. And now — abideth Faith, Hope, Charity; these three...
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Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 15

Edward Smedley - 1845
...Sermons. Ask of the learn'd the way; the lenrn'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. Pope. Essay on Afán. ASKA'NCE,-v Probably (says Tooke) the partiASKA'UNCE, I ciples Achuined Aschuins....
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Elocution: Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...is pleased with admiration ; Pride — with self-esteem. 7. Dancing — is the poetry of motion. 8. Some — place the bliss in action ¡ some — in...ease; Those call it pleasure ; and contentment, these. 9. To hope for perfect happiness — is vain. 10. And now — abideth Faith, Hope, Charity; these three;'...
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National Preceptor

1845
...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 pain ; Some swell'd to gods, confess e'en virtue vain ;...
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