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" AWAKE, my St John ! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of Man ; A mighty maze ! but not without a plan ;... "
Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ... - Page 242
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Candide and Related Texts

Voltaire, David Wootton - 2000 - 190 pages
...Providence, both as to our present and future state, verse 281, etc. to the end. Awake, my St. John!1 leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us, and to die) Expatiate free o'er all...
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The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Poetry

John Sitter - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 298 pages
...example, begins with an address to Pope's friend Henry St. John, Viscount Bolingbroke: Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of Kings. Let us (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Pope, Print, and Meaning

J. McLaverty - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 257 pages
...contrasts emerge. The beginning of An Essay on Man shifts the emphasis to the epistle: AWAKE! my ST. JOHN! leave all meaner things To low Ambition and the Pride of Kings. ( i . i-2l The opening address has a certain grandeur; but the tone soon becomes more intimate, and...
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The Welkening: A Three Dimensional Tale

Gregory Spencer - Fiction - 2010 - 413 pages
...same thing. What are the chances of that?" "Who knows?" CHAntR SIXTEEN OVERLAPPING SEAMS Awake, my St. John! Leave all meaner things to low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us, since life can little more supply Than just to look about us, and to die, Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Artificial Intelligence Illuminated

Ben Coppin - Computers - 2004 - 739 pages
...you can't, So don't think you can't- think you can. — Charles Inge, 'On Monsieur Coue' Awake, my St John! Leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Slavery and Augustan Literature: Swift, Pope, Gay

John A. Richardson - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 187 pages
...since the opening lines represent St John as the presiding genius of the poem. It begins: AWAKE, my ST. JOHN! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of Kings. Let us (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Dall'etÓ dell'Arcadia al "Conciliatore": aspetti teorici, elaborazioni ...

Giuseppe Antonio Camerino - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 251 pages
...che Ŕ quella di uomo, l'unica che concede un relativo potere sulle cose circostanti: Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the Pride of Kings. [...] Expatiate free o'er all this scene ol Man; A mighty Maze! but not without a Plan. PARINI K FOFK....
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