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" Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work... "
The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. - Page 63
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1791
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1830
...the splendour of their owu private fortunes. Of him we might truly say : — " For him DO wretch is born to work and weep, Explore the mine or tempt the dang'rous deep ; Bnt on he moves towards his latter end, Angels around befriending Virtue's friend ; Sinks to the...
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Anti-slavery Monthly Reporter, Volume 3

Zachary Macaulay - Antislavery movements - 1831
...the splendour of their own private fortunes. Of him we might truly say : — " For him no wretch is born to work and weep, Explore the mine or tempt the dang'rous deep ; i'.ut on he moves towards his latter end, Angels around befriending Virtue's friend ; Sinks to the...
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Anti-slavery Monthly Reporter, Volume 3

Zachary Macaulay - Antislavery movements - 1831
...the splendour of their own private fortunes. Of him we might truly say : — " For him no wretch is born to work and weep, Explore the mine or tempt the dang'rous deep ; But on he moves towards Ms latter end, Angels around befriending Virtue's friend ; Sinks to the grave...
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The Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1836 - 118 pages
...VILLAGE. Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep; No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep; Nor surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate: But on he moves to...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1838 - 527 pages
...where strong temptations try. And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly 1 For him no wretches, bom ings expand To winnow fragrance round the smiling land. But sma ; Nor surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate : But on he moves...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - Poetry - 1839 - 156 pages
...; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, 5 And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep ; No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ;...
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Poems and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839 - 218 pages
...ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep ; Nor surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate :...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep ; Nor surly porter stands, in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; < But on he moves...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 pages
...ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep; No surly porter stands in guilty state, To spurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he moves to meet...
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