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" Is hung on high, to poison half mankind. All fame is foreign but of true desert, Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart : One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas : And more true joy Marcellus exil'd... "
English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: ... Designed for the ... - Page 27
by Lindley Murray - 1812 - 192 pages
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry, Volumes 9-10

John Bell - English poetry - 1789
...mellifluous lay. " " Cease, friendly swain;'' (MUSAEUS cry'd, and rais'd his aching head) " All praise is foreign, but of true desert; Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart. Ah ! why recall the toys of thoughtless youth ? When flow'ry fiction held the place of truth: When...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...head, but comes not to the heart : One fclf-approving hour whole years outweighs Of ftupid ftarejs, From hence, ye beauties, undeceiv'd, Know, one falfc dep Caeiar with a fenate at his heels. Jn pans fuperior what advantage lies t Tell (for you can) what is...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1793
...head, but routes not to the heart : One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs Offlupid Uarers, and of loud huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Cxfar with a fenate at his heels. In parts fuperior what advantage lies ? Tell (fot YOU tan) what is...
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Memoirs of the Forty-five First Years of the Life of James Lackington, the ...

James Lackington - Booksellers and bookselling - 1795 - 540 pages
...and were it otherwife, " One " One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs, "" Of ftupid Oarers, and of loud huzzas : " And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, " Than Caefar with a fenate at his heels." POPE. " Self efteem is one of the firft ingredients of man's happiuefs,"...
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Poems, Moral, Elegant and Pathetic: Vis. Essay on Man

1796 - 220 pages
...head, but comes not to the heart ; One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs Of ftupid ftarers, and of loud huzzas; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caefar with a fenate at his heels. In parts fuperior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can) what...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1797
...i,~, :.'';•;;.,.•<. s . 0 < One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs 055 Of ftupid ftarers, and of loud huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Casfar with a fenate at his heels. In Parts fuperior what advantage lies ? Tell (for You can) what...
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An essay on man. Cornish ed

Alexander Pope - 1798
...grave ; When what t' oblivion better were resign'd, Is hung on high to poison half mankind. All fame is foreign, but of true desert, Plays round the head,...heart : One self-approving hour whole years outweighs And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1799 - 356 pages
...head, but comes not to the heart. One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs Of fiupid ftarers, and of loud huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Casfar with a fenate at his heels. Virtue the guardian of youti. Down the fmooth ftream of life the...
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The Beauties of the Poets:: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry ...

English poetry - 1800 - 304 pages
...t' oblivion better were resign'd, Is hung on high to poison half mankind. All fame is foreign, hilt of true desert; Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart: One self-approving houj whole years outweighs. Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd...
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Miscellanea nova

Samuel Whyte, Edward Athenry Whyte - 1801 - 280 pages
...head, but comes not to the hearts One felf-approving hour whole years outweighs Of ftupid ftarers, and of loud huzzas; ' And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Czfar with a fenate at his heels. JUNE ISTH, 1798. ESSAY ON MAN, iip. iv. l. 254THB ORIGINAL LETTERS,...
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