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" Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work... "
The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. - Page 63
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1791
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 42

Books - 1770
...cafe ; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly. For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep ; No furly porter Hands in guilty ftate To fpurn imploring famine from his gate, But...
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Annual Register, Volume 13

Edmund Burke - History - 1771
...a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him jo wretches, born to work and weep ; Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep, j No ftfrly portt-r ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate,...
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Retaliation: a poem. To which is added, some account of the life ..., Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1774
...cafe ; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep ; No furly porter ftands in guilty ftate To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ; But...
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The Muse's Pocket Companion: A Collection of Poems

English poetry - 1785 - 289 pages
...; ' Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore...fpurn imploring famine from the gate' ; But on he motes to meet his latter end, Angela around befriending virtue's friend; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd...
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The Muse's Pocket Companion. A Collection of Poems: By Lord Carlisle. Lord ...

1785 - 289 pages
...eafe ; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore...mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep ; No furly porter ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet his latter...
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Miscellanies, Moral and Instructive, in Prose and Verse

American literature - 1787 - 198 pages
...eafe ; Who quits a world where flrong temptations try, And fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore...mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep ; No furly porter ftands., in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate : But on he moves to meet his latter...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 8

Great Britain - 1791
...; • Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And fince 'tis hard to combat learns to fly. For him no wretches, born to work and weep, • Explore...mine or tempt the dang'rous deep ; No furly porter ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from his gate : But on he moves to meet his latter...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! "nr 4c5 4 4 4 •Jo furly porter (lands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ; Jut on he moves...
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Poems Selected and Printed by a Small Party of English, who Made this ...

1792 - 91 pages
..., A youth of labour with an age of eafe; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try; And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For For him no...to work and weep , Explore the mine, or tempt the clangorous deep; No furly porter ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ;...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1792
...cafe*; Who quits a world where flrong temptations tiy And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to 9y. -^. For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the- mine, or tempt the dang'rou* deep ; No furly poner Rands in guilty flate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gatel; But...
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