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" Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man; A mighty maze! but not without a plan; A wild,... "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Imitations, moral ... - Page 43
by Alexander Pope - 1787
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1824
...end. AN. ESSAY ON MAN: WITH THE COMMENTARY OF WILLIAM WARBURTON, DD EPISTLE I. AWAKE, my ST. JOHN ! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. COMMENTARY. THE opening of this Poem [in fifteen lines] is taken up in giving an account of the subject...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1824 - 48 pages
...things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man ; • A mighty maze ! but not wiSiout a plan ; A wild, where weeds and flow'rs promiscuous...
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The Englishman abroad

Stephen Weston - 1824
...nectareous dew that diffuses itself in a softly dropping shower. ESSAY ON MAN. Awake my St. John ! leave all meaner things, To low ambition and the pride of kings. ENSAIO SOBRE O HOMEM. Desperto Milord deixe os va5s cuidados, A vulgar ambicao de Reis vaidosos. There...
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Life as it is: Or, Matters and Things in General: Containing, Amongst Other ...

J. W. M. Breazeale - Indians of North America - 1842 - 256 pages
...thing: To low ambition, and toe pride of kings; Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man ; A mighty maze ! but not without a plan; A wild where weeds and flowers promiscuous shoot,...
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Water Resource Planning in Urban Redevelopment: Final Report

Wapora, inc, Bernard Baratz - Urban renewal - 1971
...they contributed to this study. FOREWORD t. • "Let us, (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man: A mighty maze! but not without a plan." Alexander Pope An Essay on Man This world, as...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1132 pages
...the merit of a foe? (Fr. Ill) FiP; HAP; NAEL-I; OAEL-1; PoEL-3 An Essay on Man 58 Awake, my St. John! ; FaFP; (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Politeness and Its Discontents: Problems in French Classical Culture

Peter France, Emeritus Professor of French Peter France - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 245 pages
...first eight tensyllable lines become twelve twelve-syllable lines in his version: Awake, my St John! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Gardens and the Picturesque: Studies in the History of Landscape Architecture

John Dixon Hunt - Architecture - 1994 - 388 pages
...testimony to the congruence of idea and landscape: Let us (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of Man; A mighty maze! but not without a plan; A Wild, where woods and flow'rs promiscuous shoot,...
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Landscape, Natural Beauty and the Arts

Salim Kemal, Ivan Gaskell - Philosophy - 1995 - 278 pages
...that point of view as the station occupied by the independent landed gentleman: Awake, my ST. JOHN! leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of Kings. Let us (since Life can little more supply Than just to look about us and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this...
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Man a Machine ; And, Man a Plant

Julien Offray de La Mettrie - Philosophy - 1994 - 92 pages
...atmosphere no more rapidly. 12. Alexander Pope (1688-1744) begins his Essay on Man, Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of Kings. In old age, that cold season when one is no longer fitted to give or receive other pleasures, what...
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