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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
edited by - 1796 - 1008 pages
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A Descriptive, Explanatory, and Critical, Catalogue of Fifty of the Earliest ...

John Landseer - Painting - 1834 - 424 pages
...Bolingbroke—as if, in a moment of transport, Giorgione had sounded forth, " Awake!" my Titian—" leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings: Let us"—expatiate free— L2 And as if these stirring sounds, echoed in more Miltonic phrase and more...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...as to our present and future state, v. 281, &c., to the end. ESSAY ON MAN. EPISTLE I. 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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The Insurgents: An Historical Novel, Volumes 1-2

Ralph Lockwood - Shays' Rebellion, 1786-1787 - 1835
...ambition, and accompany him on his sublime, philosophical excursion through the universe ! ' Awake, my St. John ; leave all meaner things 'To low ambition and the pride of kings !' " The poet himself could not have been conscious of the feeling it expresses, or he never would...
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The British and Foreign Review: Or, European Quarterly Journal, Volume 4

1837
...the stern voice of necessity rather than the persuasion of the poet and friend who invoked him " To leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of Kings." It is upon the fruits of those lucubrations, which he entered upon after his return from banishment...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...absolute submission due to Pro* vidcnce, both as to our prêtent ала future stale. AWAKE, my ST. bully, lifts the head, and lies ; There dwelt a citizen as (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all...
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Manuel complet de l'enseignement universel, ou Application de la méthode ...

Jean Joseph Jacotot - 1840
...on fait lire l'Essai sur l'Homme et l1 extrait du Paradis ptrdu , avec la traduction : 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...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...all the absolute submission due to Providence, both as to our present and future state. AWAKE, my St. p (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 Works of Lord Bolingbroke: With a Life, Prepared Expressly for ..., Volume 1

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - Great Britain - 1841
...the beginning of the Essay on Man, in a strain of friendly expostulation and regard. " Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of kings." Their sentiments for each other have all the appearance, all the warm and affectionate expression of...
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Synonymisches Handwörterbuch der englischen Sprache für die Deutschen

1841 - 448 pages
...amang ; But I, the Queen of a' Scotland, Maua lie in prison sträng! (Burns' Poem's.) Awake , my St. John ! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. (Pope's Essay.) There needs no more be said to extol the excellence and pewer of Waller's wit, than...
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The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: With a Life, Volume 1

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - Great Britain - 1841
...the beginning of the Essay on Man, in a strain of friendly expostulation and regard. " Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of kings." Their sentiments for each other have all the appearance, all the warm and affectionate expression of...
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