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" As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath Receives the lurking principle of death; The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength; So, cast and mingled with his very frame. "
Der Mensch, ein philosophisches Gedicht - Page 17
by Alexander Pope - 1772 - 351 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...the frame; And hence one master-passion in the breast, Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest. As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath Receives the lurking principle of death, The yonng disease that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth and strengthens with So cast and mingled...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...frame ; 130 And hence one master passion in the breast. Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest. train. So flies a herd of beeves, that hear, dismay'd, The lion's roaring through the midnig disease, which must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with lus strength : So,...
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The Grammatical Instructer; Containing an Exposition of All the Essential ...

Samuel B. EMMONS - English language - 1832 - 170 pages
...the frame; And hence one master passion in the breast, Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest. As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath, Receives the lurking principle of death; The young disease, that must subdue at length. Grows with his growth, and strengthens with hie strength. So,...
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The Life and Correspondence of Henry Salt ... Consul General in Egypt, Volume 1

John James Halls - Egypt - 1834 - 538 pages
...that, in his case at least, the imaginary lines of Pope appear to apply with all the force of reality. As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath Receives the lurking principle of death, The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth and strengthens with his strength. Not long...
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The life and correspondence of Henry Salt. [Followed by] Egypt, a poem by a ...

John James Halls - 1834
...that, in his case at least, the imaginary lines of Pope appear to apply with all the force of reality. As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath Receives the lurking principle of death, The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth and strengthens with his strength. Not long...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 14

1848
...infected, the nutriment afforded to the intellect does but add to its capacity for evil. As in, UK perhaps, the moment of his breath, Receives the lurking principle of death ; The young disease, which must subdue at length, Grows with his growth and strengthens with hi: slrcnfi; So, cast...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...frame ; 130 And hence once master passion in the breast, Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest. As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath, Receives the lurking principle of death ; The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength ; 136...
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Indian Reminiscences: Or, The Bengal Moofussul Miscellany

George Augustus Addison - 1837 - 339 pages
...human frame, cherishing in its unconcious bosom the fatal seeds that urge it to destruction, — " As man perhaps, the moment of his breath, Receives the lurking principle of death ; — The young disease — that must subdue at length, — Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...the frame ; And hence one MASTER PASSION in the breast, Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest. disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength ; So,...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Complete in One Volume. With ...

Walter Scott - 1841 - 823 pages
...fought each combat o'er, Pebbles and shells, in order laid, The mimic ranks of war display'd ; 1 " h'd, no clarion rang, Still were the pipe and drum ; Save heavy tread, and armour's clang, The disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength : So,...
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