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" Eye Nature's walks, shoot Folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can; But vindicate the ways of God to man. "
Essai sur l'homme: pome philosophique par Alexandre Pope, en cinq langues ... - Page 3
by Alexander Pope - 1762 - 347 pages
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1810 - 394 pages
...the word as, either in the first or second line of the following couplet, ought to have no stress : Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as thy rise. Hut, The last syllable of the word excellent, in the following couplet, being the place of...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1811 - 408 pages
...example, must have the accent upon the first syllables, and not upon the last, as the verse requires : Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise, Their praise is still the style is excellent; The sense they humbly take upon content. False...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 12

William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...received with good humour at least, and suffered only to expose themselves ; " Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, " But vindicate the WAYS OF GOD to Man." However, this is a mere act of good- will; and what the Doctor has not the. least claim to ; as may...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1812
...yield ; 10 The latent tracts, the giddy heights, explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar ; Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise ; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can ; 15 But vindicate the ways of God to man. I. Say...
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Narrative, of a Five Years' Expedition, Against the Revolted ..., Volume 1

John Gabriel Stedman - Guiana - 1813 - 550 pages
...; " The latent tracts, the giddy heights, explore " Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar : " Eye Nature's walks, shoot Folly as it flies, " And catch the manners living as they rise ; " Laugh where we must, he candid where we can ; " But vindicate the ways of God to man." 9 POPE....
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...refer ? 20 The latent tracts, the giddy heights, explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar ; Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise ; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, 15 But vindicate the ways of God to man. What other...
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The Monthly correspondent on physical and prognostic astronomy ... &c

...covert yield ; The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore Of all who blindly creep or sightless soar ; Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise ; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man. POPE. OR...
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Familiar Lectures on Moral Philosophy, Volume 1

John Prior Estlin - Ethics - 1818
...all the circumstances of the case would excite in a benevolent mind ; let us smile where we may, *' Be candid where we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man." As there are seasons in every man's life, owing to causes internal and external, when gloomy thoughts...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1819 - 494 pages
...example, must have the accent upon the first syllables, and not upon the last, as the verse requires : F f Eye nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise. Their praise is still the stile is excellent; The sense they humbly take upon content. False...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...yield ! The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore, Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; Eye Nature's walks, shoot Folly as it flies, And catch the Manners living as they rise ; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can : But vindicate the ways of God to Man. Say first,...
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