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From the Letter on Italy.
Soon as the evening shades prevail,
For ever singing, as they shine,
* Malone states that this was the first time the phrase classic ground, since so common, was ever used.
Imitation of Horace. B. ii. Sat. 6. I've often wished that I had clear, For life, six hundred pounds a year, A handsome house to lodge a friend, A river at my garden's end.
Poetry, a Rhapsody.
So, naturalists observe, a flea
The Mourning Bride.
Act i. Sc. 1. Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
By magic numbers and persuasive sound.
Act iii. Sc. 1.
Act v. Sc. xii.
ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though a late, a sure reward succeeds.
Way of the World.
Act iii. Sc. 12.
Love for Love.
Act ii. Sc. 1. Ferdinand Mendez Pinto was but a type of thee, thou
liar of the first magnitude.
Act ii. Sc. i.
Act v. Sc. 1.
Is this that haughty, gallant, gay Lothario?
ESSAY ON MAN.
Epistle i. Line 5. Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man; A mighty maze! but not without a plan.
A hero perish or a sparrow fall.
Die of a rose in aromatic pain ?
* And justify the ways of God to man. — - Par. Lost, B. i. L. 26 Essay on Man - Continued.
Line 217. :
Epistle ii. Line 1.
Line 136. The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength.
* Much like a subtle spider which doth sit
She feels it instantly on every side. Immortality of the Soul. Sir John DAVIES, (1570–1626.) + From Charron (de la Sagesse):—“La vraye science et le vray etude de l'homme c'est l'homme.”