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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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A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ...

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1908 - 644 pages
...his own behavior is thus warranted ami confirmed hy the opinion of all that know him. — Addition. e than bayonets. — JerroUl. To l>e prepared for war is one of the most eff bnzzM,— Pope. Self-approbation, when founded in truth and a good conscience, is a source of some...
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Golden Gleams of Thought from the Words of Leading Orators, Divines ...

Rev. S. Pollock Linn - Quotations - 1881 - 446 pages
...done in the world's history, has been done in a place with an insignificant name. Reo. Dr. Deemt. ONK self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas. Pope. LIVING movements do not come of committees — they come from individuals. John Henry Newman....
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English Poetry..: With Introduction, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 40

English poetry - 1910
...foreign, but of true desert; Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart : One self approving hour whole years out-weighs Of stupid starers, and...huzzas; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies? Tell (for you can) what is...
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English Poetry: With Introductions, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 40

English poetry - 1910
...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, but comes not to the heart: One self approving hour whole years out-weighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas; And more true joy...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn, Anna Lydia Ward - Quotations - 1911 - 761 pages
...power to adjouru, Appoint appearance, and return? 758 Butler: Hudibras. Pt. ii. Canto ii. Line 317. One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas. 759 Pope : Essay on Man. Epis. iv. Line 255, Some scruple rose, but thus he eas'd his thought, I'll...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1914 - 1454 pages
...Line 210. ( wit 'sa feather, and a chief a rod ; i honest man 's the noblest work of God.1 ' Line 247. Plays round the head, but comes not to the heart....huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels Thau Caesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can)...
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University of Ottawa Review, Volume 7

1904
...external goods. His honor would consist in acting "well his part" and his pride, in the knowledge that: 'One self-approving hour whole years outweighs "Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas." The Vicar of lVakefi.-ld unito in himself three characters, a minister, a husbandman and the father...
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Teaching to Read

Nellie Elfa Turner - Reading - 1915 - 520 pages
...leather or prunella. A wit's a feather, and a chief a rod; An honest man's the noblest work of God. One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas. An Essay on Man. Epistle IV — ALEXANDER POPE. (Abridged.) 27. A variety of illustrations of pause....
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The Life of Henry David Thoreau: Including Many Essays Hitherto Unpublished ...

Franklin Benjamin Sanborn - Authors, American - 1917 - 541 pages
...is he troubled with Ids stings of conscience, whose memory lives with the smart which he leaves: but "One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas." The preceding papers are all essays, or " themes," as they were called in the dialect of Harvard College,...
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FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS

JOHN BARTLETT - 1919
...sis. A wit 'sa feather, and a chief a rod ; An honest man 's the noblest work of God.1 Line 24TPlays round the head, but comes not to the heart. One self-approving...huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels Than Csesar with a senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell (for you can) what...
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