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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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The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...tracts, the giddy heights, explore Of all who blindly creep or sightless soar; Eye Nature's works, shoot Folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise; Laugh where we must, be candid were we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man. 1. Say first,...
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1823 - 373 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 they rise. Pope. The last syllable of the word excellent, in the following couplet, being the place of the...
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A Dictionary of Spanish Proverbs

John Collins (merchant.) - Proverbs, Spanish - 1823 - 391 pages
...doing we do not subject ourselves to any inconvenience or injurious expence. " .Eye nature's walk, shoot folly as it flies, " And catch the manners living as they rise." POPE. Comer arena antes que hacer villeza.^-" To eat sand rather than commit a base action."...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...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. NOTES....
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...covert yield, The latent tracks, the giddy heights explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soarj 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. 3 Say first,...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1824
...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. NOTES....
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...yield ; The latent tracts, the giddy heights, explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; not, when woman's transient breath is fled, That all her vanities at once are dea rise : Laugh where we must, be candid where we can; But vindicate the ways of God to man. Say first,...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1824
...rest. These two lines contain the main design that runs through the whole : " Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man. " He afterwards drew in the plan much narrower than it was at first, and mentioned several of the particulars...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - English literature - 1824
...rest. These two lines contain the main design that runs through the whole : " Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man. " He afterwards drew in the plan much narrower than it was at first, and mentioned several of the particulars...
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Tracts in Prose and Verse, Volume 1

Thomas Lowndes - 1825
...yield — The latent tracks, the giddy height 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. — POPS. LONDON: PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR....
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