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" Sweet are the thoughts that savour of content; The quiet mind is richer than a crown; Sweet are the nights in careless slumber spent; The poor estate scorns fortune's angry frown ; Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy,... "
Reuben Apsley. By the author of Brambletye house - Page 219
by Horace Smith - 1827
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Specimens of the early English poets [ed. by G. Ellis.]. To which ..., Volume 2

English poets - 1801
...Bio•' graphia Literaria." [From his " Farewell to Folly," 1617.] SWEET are the thoughts that savour of content; The quiet mind is richer than a crown : Sweet are the nights in quiet slumber spent ; The poor estate scorns fortune's angry frown. Such sweet content, such minds,...
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Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed an ..., Volume 1

George Ellis - English poetry - 1803 - 458 pages
...graphia Literaria." SONG. [From his " Farewell to Folly," 1017 J SWEET are the thoughts that savour of content; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, suck The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage that affords no pride nor care, The mean,...
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Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed, an Historical ...

George Ellis - English poetry - 1811
...Biographia Literaria." SONG. [From his " Farewell to Folly," 1617.^ OWEET are the thoughts that savour of content ; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage that affords no pride nor care, The mean, that...
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Specimens of the Early English Poets,: To which is Prefixed, an Historical ...

George Ellis - English poetry - 1811
...Biographia Literaria." SONG. [From his " Farewell to Folly," 1617.] QWEET are the thoughts that savour of content ; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage that affords no pride nor care, The mean, that...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 44

England - 1838
...are not without smoothness and elegance. •a* " Sweet arc the thoughts that savour of content ; Tlie quiet mind is richer than a crown : Sweet are the...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage...
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Reuben Apsley, Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1827
...the clamour of the still infuriated combatants. CHAPTER VIII. " Sweet are the thoughts that savour of content ; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy when princes oft do miss." ROBERT GREEN. " THIS little bit of a scrape will be...
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Alphonsus, king of Arragon. James the Fourth. George-a-Greene, the pinner of ...

Robert Greene, Alexander Dyce - 1831 - 324 pages
...beauty fram'd, To see what Nature's cunning could afford. SONG. SWEET are the thoughts that savour of content ; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...: Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. * This is an alteration and abridgement of a copy of...
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Alphonsus, king of Arragon. James the Fourth. George-a-Greene, the pinner of ...

Robert Greene, Alexander Dyce - 1831 - 324 pages
...beauty fram'd, To see what Nature's cunning could afford. SONG. SWEET are the thoughts that savour of content; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...: Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. * This is an alteration and abridgement of a copy of...
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Alphonsus, king of Arragon. James the Fourth. George-a-Greene, the pinner of ...

Robert Greene, Alexander Dyce - 1831 - 324 pages
...beauty fram'd, To see what Nature's cunning could afford. SONG. SWEET are the thoughts that savour of content ; The quiet mind is richer than a crown...spent ; The poor estate scorns fortune's angry frown : Suchsweetcontent, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. *...
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La Musa Madrigalesca: Or, A Collection of Madrigals, Ballets, Roundelays ...

Thomas Oliphant - Ballads, English - 1837 - 338 pages
...composer of one of the Madrigals in the Triumphs of Oriana. CCCLXXIV. Sweet are the thoughts that savour of content, The quiet mind is richer than a crown...: Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss Peasants enjoy, when princes oft do miss. I have adapted these lines, which are from Greene's...
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