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" When what t' oblivion better were resign'd Is hung on high, to poison half mankind, All fame is foreign but of true desert, Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart : One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers and of loud... "
English exercises, adapted to the grammar lately published by L. Murray ... - Page 44
by Lindley Murray - 1823
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn, Anna Lydia Ward - Quotations - 1911 - 761 pages
...power to adjouru, Appoint appearance, and return? 758 Butler: Hudibras. Pt. ii. Canto ii. Line 317. One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas. 759 Pope : Essay on Man. Epis. iv. Line 255, Some scruple rose, but thus he eas'd his thought, I'll...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett, Nathan Haskell Dole - Quotations - 1914 - 1454 pages
...chief a rod ; i honest man 's the noblest work of God.1 ' Line 247. Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart. One self-approving hour whole years...huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels Thau Caesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can)...
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Teaching to Read

Nellie Elfa Turner - Reading - 1915 - 520 pages
...leather or prunella. A wit's a feather, and a chief a rod; An honest man's the noblest work of God. One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas. An Essay on Man. Epistle IV — ALEXANDER POPE. (Abridged.) 27. A variety of illustrations of pause....
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University of Ottawa Review, Volume 7

1904
...external goods. His honor would consist in acting "well his part" and his pride, in the knowledge that: 'One self-approving hour whole years outweighs "Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas." The Vicar of lVakefi.-ld unito in himself three characters, a minister, a husbandman and the father...
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The Life of Henry David Thoreau: Including Many Essays Hitherto Unpublished ...

Franklin Benjamin Sanborn - Authors, American - 1917 - 541 pages
...is he troubled with Ids stings of conscience, whose memory lives with the smart which he leaves: but "One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas." The preceding papers are all essays, or " themes," as they were called in the dialect of Harvard College,...
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School Education, Volume 17

Education - 1898
...PUBLISHER'S NOTES AND EDITORIALS - - -29 HELPING ONE ANOTHER .... • 3i ODDS AND ENDS 32 BOOK TABLE -36 One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid...huzzas; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels Than Csesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can) what...
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Texas Review, Volume 7

Texas - 1922
...foes, or friends; "To all besides as much an empty shade, "As Eugene living, as a Caesar dead. "All fame is foreign, but of true desert, "Plays round...whole years outweighs, "Of stupid starers, and of loud huzza's." Thus sang proud Albion's bard, whose glowing verse, Ages unborn with rapture shall rehearse;...
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The Early Life, Correspondence and Writings of the Rt. Hon. Edmund Burke, LL ...

Edmund Burke - Dublin (Ireland) - 1923 - 418 pages
...CITIZENS OF DUBLIN To which is prefixed; A LETTER TO A Member of Parliament Written in the YEAR, 1*4* For, more true Joy MARCELLUS exil'd feels, Than CAESAR with a Senate at his Heels. POPE. DUBLIN: Printed and sold by WILLIAM JOHNSTON, in Crooked-Staff, 1749 LETTER TO •••••...
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The Jew's Struggle for Religious and Civil Liberty in Maryland

Emanuel Milton Altfeld - Jews - 1924 - 211 pages
...adherence to principle even if it drives a man from office will ultimately redound to his honour ; — f or "More true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a Senate at his heels" I have been told of another member of this House who lost a number of votes because he had displeased...
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The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-volume Edition of the Twickenham Text ...

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1963 - 850 pages
...Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart: One self-approving hour whole years out-weighs 255 Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas ; And more true...exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. In Parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for You can) what is it to be wise ? 260 237 ff. 6. FAME...
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