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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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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...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...starers and of loud huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exiled feels Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. ALEXANDER POPE. PELTERS OF PYRAMIDS. A SHOAL of...
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The Common Life

Jonathan Brierley - Christianity - 1904 - 312 pages
...hero-souls. Exposed to the scoffs of baser men, these elect ones find here an all-sufficing compensation : One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid...starers and of loud huzzas, And more true joy Marcellus exiled feels Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. But man cannot keep habitually in this region...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1904 - 505 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 joy Marcellus exil'd feels', Than Ciesar with a senate at his heels. In Parts superior what advantage lies? Tell (for You can) ' what...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1906 - 1158 pages
...chief a rod ; An 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 Than Cœsar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can) what...
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Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

Quotations - 1906 - 763 pages
...me, To have seen what I have seen, see what I see! SHAKESPEARE, Hamlet, iii, i Self-approving. — One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas. POPE, Essay on Man, Epistle iv, lines 255, 256 1 Oh, that you could turn your eyes toward the napes...
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Calendar, Part 3

University of Calcutta - 1907
...virtue, or contempt of life ? (e) All fame is foreign, but of true desert ;... One self -approving hour whole years out-weighs Of stupid starers, and...huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Ceasar with a Senate at his heels. 7. Write a short notice of Arthur Hallam. Illustrate from In Memoriam...
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Poems by Grades: Containing Poems Selected for Each Grade of the ..., Volume 2

Charles Benajah Gilbert - American poetry - 1907
...TENNYSON. Who builds a church to God, and not to fame, Will never mark the marble with his name. POPE. One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas. POPE. One all-extending, all-preserving soul Connects each being, greatest with the least; Made beast...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ...

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1908 - 644 pages
...his own behavior is thus warranted ami confirmed hy the opinion of all that know him. — Addition. e than bayonets. — JerroUl. To l>e prepared for war is one of the most eff bnzzM,— Pope. Self-approbation, when founded in truth and a good conscience, is a source of some...
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Golden Gleams of Thought from the Words of Leading Orators, Divines ...

Rev. S. Pollock Linn - Quotations - 1881 - 446 pages
...done in the world's history, has been done in a place with an insignificant name. Reo. Dr. Deemt. ONK self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas. Pope. LIVING movements do not come of committees — they come from individuals. John Henry Newman....
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English Poetry..: With Introduction, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 40

English poetry - 1910
...foreign, but of true desert; Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart : One self approving hour whole years out-weighs Of stupid starers, and...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? 'Tis but to know how...
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