Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The man whose eye Is ever on himself doth look on one, The least of Nature's works, one who might move The wise man to that scorn which wisdom holds Unlawful, ever. "
Poetic gems: partly original; but chiefly selected from the best authors: by ... - Page 233
edited by - 1833
Full view - About this book

Lyrical Ballads,: With Pastoral and Other Poems. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1805
...imagination have kept pure, Stranger ! henceforth be warned ; and know, that pride, Howe'er disguised in its own majesty, Is littleness ; that he who feels...'Unlawful, ever. O be wiser, Thou ! Instructed that true knowkdge leads to love, True dignity abides with him alone Who, in the silent hour of inward thought,...
Full view - About this book

The Dublin Magazine, Volume 1

1840
...a strange and most prodigious vanity. We know that one of the greatest of English poets has saidĽ The man whose eye Is ever on himself, doth look on...man to that scorn, which wisdom holds Unlawful ever. We know that pride leads men to conceal the littleness, and the weakness, and the poorness of vanity:...
Full view - About this book

Poems

William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth - 1815
...imagination have kept pure, Stranger! henceforth be warned; and know, that pride, Howe'er disguised in its own majesty, Is littleness ; that he who feels...one, The least of Nature's works, one who might move 85 The wise man to that scorn which wisdom holds Unlawful, ever. O be wiser, Thou ! Instructed that...
Full view - About this book

Table-talk: Or Original Essays, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - Authors and publishers - 1821 - 400 pages
...least concerned whether he shall ever make a figure in the world. He feels the truth of the lines — " The man whose eye is ever on himself, Doth look on...man to that scorn Which wisdom holds unlawful ever" — he looks out of himself at the wide extended prospect of nature, and takes an interest beyond his...
Full view - About this book

The London Magazine, Volume 3

1821
...con. cemed whether he shall ever make a figure in the world. I ! . feels the truth of the lines — " The man whose eye is ever on himself, Doth look on...man to that scorn Which wisdom holds unlawful ever " — he looks out of himself at the wide extended prospect of nature, and taken an intcreitt beyond...
Full view - About this book

Some Passages in the Life of Mr. Adam Blair, Minister of the Gospel at Cross ...

John Gibson Lockhart - 1822 - 337 pages
...majesty, Is littleness. That lie nho feels contempt For any living thing, hath faculties Which he hath never used : That thought with him Is in its infancy....doth look on one The least of Nature's works, one that might move The wise man to that scorn which Wisdom holds Unlawful, ever. O, be wiser thou ! Instructed...
Full view - About this book

Some Passages in the Life of Mr. Adam Blair: Minister of the Gospel at Cross ...

John Gibson Lockhart - English literature - 1822 - 37 pages
...such things might have been. " Stranger ! henceforth be wam'd, and know that pride, Howe'er disguised in its own majesty, Is littleness. That he who feels...contempt For any living thing, hath faculties Which he hath never used : That thought with bin* Is in its infancy. The man whose eye Is ever on himself, doth...
Full view - About this book

Some Passages in the Life of Mr. Adam Blair, Minister of the Gospel at Cross ...

John Gibson Lockhart - 1822 - 337 pages
...malesty, Is littleness. That he who feels contempt Foi any living thing, hath faculties Which he hath never used : That thought with him Is in its infancy. The man whose eye Is evei on himself, doth look on one The least of Natuie's woiks, one that might move The wise man to...
Full view - About this book

The Etonian

Winthrop Mackworth Praed, Walter Blunt - English essays - 1824
...Imagination have kept pure, Stranger! henceforth be warned ; and know, that pride, Howe'er disguised in its own majesty, Is littleness ; that he who feels...one, The least of Nature's works ; one who might move Tho wise man to that scorn which wisdom holds Unlawful ever. O be wiser, thou ? Instructed that true...
Full view - About this book

The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 3

1824
...faculties Which he hath never used ; that thonght with him Is in itg infancy. The man whose eye Is everon himself, doth look on one. The least of nature's works...which wisdom holds Unlawful ever. O, be wiser, thou 1 Instructed that true knowledge leads to love, True dignity abides with him alone Who, in the silent...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF