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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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English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: Consisting of ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1817 - 192 pages
...this is Wisdom's part, This is that incense of the heart, Whose fragrauee smells Co Heav'n. All fame is foreign, but of true desert ; Plays round the head,...huzzas/ And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...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...loud huzzas : And more true joy, Marcellus exil'd, feck, Than Cesar, with a Senate at his heels. In parts superior what advantage lies ? Tell, (for you...
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The Parent's Assistant, Or, Stories for Children

Maria Edgeworth - Children's stories - 1817
...this world — Yes there is, for as my Lord John said jus.t now, out of some book, or his own head, " One self-approving hour whole years outweighs, " Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas." (Curtain falls.} THE END. Printed by S. Hamilton, Weybridge, Surrey. stamped below by time. the last...
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Young Gentleman and Lady's Explanatory Monitor: A Selection from the Best ...

Rufus W. Adams - Children's literature - 1818 - 260 pages
...were consign'd, Is hung on high to poison half mankind. All fame is foreign, but of true desert; Flays round the head but comes not to the heart. One self-approving...starers, and of loud huzzas; And more true joy, Marcellus exiled feels, Than Caesar, with a senate at his heels. . "In parts superior what advantage lies! 'Tell,...
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Familiar Lectures on Moral Philosophy, Volume 1

John Prior Estlin - Ethics - 1818
...following lines : " All praise is foreign but of true desert, Plays round the head, but conies not near the heart ; One self-approving hour whole years outweighs,...starers and of loud huzzas: And more true joy Marcellus exiled feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels." Fortune, power, and civil authority, or whatever...
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Familiar Lectures on Moral Philosophy, Volume 2

John Prior Estlin - Ethics - 1818
...proper mode of its operation, are well described by the poet in the following lines : " All praise is foreign but of true desert, Plays round the head, but comes not near the heart; One self-approving hour whole years outweighs, Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas...
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Letters on the Elementary Principles of Education, Volume 1

Elizabeth Hamilton - Education - 1818 - 388 pages
...their fame, it is to be feared, that in laying the foundation we sometimes undermine their happiness. " One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas." The applause and admiration of the world, for which we so anxiously prepare them, it may never be their...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819
...this is Wisdom's part, This is that incense of the heart, Whose fragrance smells to Htav'n. All fame is foreign, but of true desert ; Plays round the head,...stupid starers, and of loud huzzas ; And more true joy Marcellusexil'd feels, Than Ceesar with a senate at his heels. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble...
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Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819 - 108 pages
...foreign, but of true desert ; Plays round *he head, but conies not to the heart,. One .*eif-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and...huzzas : And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, ThanCsesar with a senate at bis heels. Fur from the madu'U;g crowd's ignoble strife, '1 heir sober...
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An Essay on Man: In Four Epistles to H. St. John Lord Bolinbroke. To which ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1820 - 72 pages
...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...self-approving hour whole years out-weighs Of stupid starers, ami of loud huzzas; And more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels....
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