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" The Spirit, in sincerity, Which other men are tempted to, And at the devil's instance do ; And yet the actions be contrary, Just as the Saints and Wicked vary. "
Hudibras: Poem - Page 303
by Samuel Butler - 1812 - 410 pages
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Hudibras

Samuel Butler - 1861 - 498 pages
...And at the devil's instance do; And yet the actions be contrary, Just aa the Saints and Wicked vary. For, as on land there is no beast But in some fish at sea 's exprest, So in the Wicked there's no vice Of which the Saints have not a spice ; And yet that thing that's pious in The one,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volumes 6-7

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...the Saints and Wicked vary. 940 For as on land there is no beaft But in fome fifh at fea 's expreft; So in the Wicked there 's no vice Of which the Saints have not a Ipice ; And yet that thing that 's pious in z45 The one, in th' other is a fin. ' Is 't not ridiculous...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 13

English poets - 1790
...to, ,- devil's inftance do, n On 1 y- 240 But. ancl tllereisnobeaft .. .at fea s expreftj ; Oz 'So So in the Wicked there 's no vice ^ Of which the Saints have not afjpice ; And yet that thing that 's pious m The one, in th' other is a fin. Is 't not ridiculous and...
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Cowley. Denham. Milton. Butler. Rochester. Roscommon. Otway. Waller. Pomfret ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...the Saints and Wicked vary. 243 For as on land there is no bead But in fome fifh atfea 'sexprell • So in the Wicked there 's no vice Of which the Saints have nota fpice ; And yet that thing that 's pious in 245 The one, in th' other is a fin. Ii't not ridiculous...
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The poetical works of Samuel Butler. With the life of the author, by dr ...

Samuel Butler - 1803
...Saints and Wicked varyi i40 For as on land there is no beaft But iu fosnc fifli at fea 's expreft ; So in the Wicked there 's no vice Of which the Saints have not a ipice ; And yet that thing that 's pious in i45 The one, in th' other is a lin. i Is 't not ridiculous...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...

Samuel Johnson - English language - 1805
...SbaJtiptarf. It containeth singular relations, not without jome if ice or sprinkling of all learning. Srmva. So in the wicked there 's no vice, Of which the saints have not a ipicr. fluJikras. To SPICB. i'. a. [from the noun.] To season with spice ; to mix with aromatick bodies....
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The age, a poem, moral, political and metaphysical

Age - 1810
...do the same thiugs by 1 he spirit, in sincerity, Which othermen are tempted to, And at the Devil's instance do ; And yet the actions be contrary, Just as the saints and wicked vary. For as on land there is no beast, But in some fish, at sea's exprest ; So in the wicked there's no...
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Hudibras, in Three Parts: Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1809 - 336 pages
...Which otlier men are tempted to, And at the Devil's instance do; And yrt the actions he contrary, 1nst as the Saints and Wicked vary. 240 For as on land there is no beast, Bat in some 6 ah at sea's exprest, So in the Wicked there's no vice, Of which the Saints have not a...
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Hudibras, Volume 2

Samuel Butler - 1819
...the same things by 235 The spirit, in sincerity, Which other men are tempted to, And at the Devil's instance do; And yet the actions be contrary, Just...as on land there is no beast, But in some fish at sea's exprest; v. 241, 242. For at on land there it no beast, — But in tome fish at teas exprest]...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler: With a Life of the Author

Samuel Butler, Ezekiel Sanford - English poetry - 1819 - 390 pages
...do the same things by The spirit, in sincerity, Which other men are tempted to, And at the devil's instance do, And yet the actions be contrary, Just as the Saints and Wicked vary. For as on land there is no beast But in some fish at sea's exprest; So in the Wicked there's no vice...
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