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" 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... "
Poetical Works - Page 29
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! "nr him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deep; •Jo furly porter (lands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - Conduct of life - 1791
...guilty Itatc, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ; But on he jnoves to meet his hitter end, Ani£cU around befriending virtue's friend; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While rcfignation -gently ilopcs the way : And, all his profpecis briglit'ning to the la!r, His hcaVn commences...
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Poems Selected and Printed by a Small Party of English, who Made this ...

1792 - 91 pages
...eafe; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try; And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For For him no wretches , born to work and weep , Explore the mine, or tempt the clangorous deep; No furly porter ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate ;...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Dr. Goldsmith: Containing All His Essays and Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - Essays - 1792 - 286 pages
...an age of cafe! .'. Who quits a world, where ftrong temptations try, And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, t Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rous deepf No fui-ly porter ftands, in guilty ftate, To fpurn...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1792
...cafe*; Who quits a world where flrong temptations tiy» And, fmce 'tis hard to combat, learns to 9y. -^. For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the- mine, or tempt the dang'rou* deep ; No furly poner Rands in guilty flate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gatel; But...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with the life of the author ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1794
...with an age of eafe; Who quits a world where ftrong temptations try, And, fmce '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 furly porter ftands in guilty ftate, To fpurn imploring famine from the gate; But...
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the english anthology

T AGERTON - 1794
...mine, How bleft is he who crowns, in fhades like thefe, A youth of labour with an age of cafe ; 100 For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dangerous deep; No Curly porter ftands in guilty ftate, 105 To fpurn imploring famine from the gate; But on he moves to...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...an age of cafe ; Who quits a world where ft ran g temptations try, And, fince 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the dang'rouc deep; No furly poner (lands in guilty (late, Го ipurn imploring famine from the gate} Rut...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 7

1799
...of dignity and honour, as well as of years, realizes the beautiful defcription of the poet: " Calmly he moves to meet his latter end, " Angels around befriending virtue's friend ; * The oak reaches great perfection in thefe grounds. OB meafuring one, I.found it to be twenty-one...
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1800 - 129 pages
...with an age of 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...
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