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" He sought the storms ; but for a calm unfit, Would steer too nigh the sands, to boast his wit Great wits are sure to madness near allied, And thin partitions do their bounds divide; Else, why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the... "
The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now First ... - Page 392
by John Dryden - 1800 - 442 pages
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...And thin partitions do their bounds divide;* Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse next companies Right witty ; though but downright...cry ; I see my days of bal lad ing grow nigh ; I can hia soul did huddled notions try, And born a shapeless lump, like anarchy. In friendship false, implacable...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...divide ; Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest 7 Punish a body which he could not please ; Bankrupt...leave what with his toil he won, To that unfeather'd two-legged thing, a son ; Got, while his soul did huddled notions try, And born a shapeless lump, like...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...divide ; Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest 1 Punish a body which he could not please ; Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease1 And all to leave what with his toil he won, To that unfeather'd two-legged thing, a son ; Got,...
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Selections from the Poetry of Dryden: Including His Plays and Translations

John Dryden - English poetry - 1852 - 350 pages
...And thin partitions do their bounds divide ; Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest? Punish a body which...won, To that unfeather'd two-legg'd thing, a son. Yet fame deserv'd no enemy can grudge; The statesman we abhor, but praise the judge. In Israel's courts...
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Scholarship examinations of 1846/47 (-1853/54).

Bengal council of educ - 1852
...And thin partitions do their bounds divide; Else why should he, with wealth and honor blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest ? Punish a body...not please, Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease ? Paraphrase accurately this passage. To whom is reference here made ? 13. Explain accurately the meaning...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...thin partitions do their bounds divide ;* Else why should he, with wealth and honour bleat. Refuse his age the needful hours of rest ? Punish a body which he could not plejise ; Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease 1 And all to leave what with his toil he won, To that...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 1

John Dryden - English poetry - 1854 - 324 pages
...thin partitions do their bounds divide ; Else, why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest ? Punish a body...And all to leave what with his toil he won, To that unfeathered two-legged thing, a son ; Got, while his soul did huddled notions try ; And born a shapeless...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1855 - 658 pages
...thin partitions do their bounds divide ; {Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, ' ^Refuse his age the needful hours of rest ? Punish a body...toil he won, To that unfeather'd two-legg'd thing, a sou ; 170 ' Oot, while his soul did huddled notions try; And born a shapeless lump, like anarchy. In...
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General Report on Public Instruction in the Bengal Presidency

Education - 1855
...And thin partitions do their bounds divide ; Else why should he, with wealth and honor blest, Eefuse his age the needful hours of rest ? Punish a body...not please, Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease ? Paraphrase accurately this passage. To whom is reference here made ? 13. Erplain accurately the meaning...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critcal Notices and An ...

Authors, English - 1855 - 749 pages
...divide ; Else why should he, with wealth and honour Refuse his age the needful hours of rest ? [blest, Punish a body which he could not please ; Bankrupt of life, yet prodigal of ease 7 And all to leave what with his toil he won, To that unfeather'd two-legg'd thing, a son ; Got while...
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