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" Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. "
English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: ... Designed for the ... - Page 27
by Lindley Murray - 1812 - 192 pages
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Preying in School

Mike Thompson - Religion - 2003 - 124 pages
...generally reacts when repeatedly exposed to evil, wicked or immoral human behavior: Vice is a matter of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. In recent years, too many Americans and their leaders cheerfully have hustled...
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The Literature of Lesbianism: A Historical Anthology from Ariosto to Stonewall

Terry Castle - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 1110 pages
...Yet the story is a strangely vulnerable one. The lines of poetry misquoted by the humiliated hero — "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, / As, to be hated, needs but to be seen" — are from Alexander Pope's Essay on Man 0733)FURTHER READING: Ernest Hemingway, The...
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The Bigness Complex: Industry, Labor, and Government in the American Economy ...

Walter Adams, James W. Brock - Business & Economics - 1986 - 386 pages
...the legal strictures against conspiracy with the economic realities of oligopoly. CHAPTER Monopoly Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Alexander Pope 10 THE WAVE OF CORPORATE consolidations at the turn of the...
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Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy: Purgatory. Commentary

Dante Alighieri - 1996 - 6 pages
...following lines from Pope's Essay on Man (ii, 217- 20): "Vice is a monster of such hideous mien / As to be hated needs but to be seen. / Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, / We first endure, then pity, then embrace." This passage alludes to that first moment of horror caused by looking squarely...
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Critical Studies in Kural

M. S. Purnalingam Pillai - Didactic poetry, Tamil - 1999 - 104 pages
...below ." " Virtue is its own reward." " Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As, to be bated needs to be seen ; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." " Vice itself lost half its evil by losing all its grossness." STUDY VII....
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Federal Probation

Crime - 1943
...Pope said about "vice" generally seems to apply with special force to the phenomenon of addiction: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated...seen too oft, familiar with her face We first endure, then pity, then embrace. The Noncriminal Addict In addition to the noncriminal addicted medical man...
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The Federalist

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay, J.R. Pole - History - 2005 - 560 pages
...these beasts suggests that the authors may have had in their minds Alexander Pope's satirical lines: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, / As, to...too oft, familiar with her face / We first endure, then pity, then embrace" (Essay on Man, 1.217). What is a power, but the ability or faculty of doing...
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The Federalist

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay, J.R. Pole - History - 2005 - 560 pages
...these beasts suggests that the authors may have had in their minds Alexander Pope's satirical lines: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, /As, to be...too oft, familiar with her face / We first endure, then pity, then embrace" (Essay on Man, 1.217). What is a power, but the ability or faculty of doing...
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Change Your Mind, Change Your Life!: 44 Keys to a Happier, Healthier Family

Cameron R. Lorenc - Child rearing - 2005 - 212 pages
...Alexander Pope said it best when he wrote: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien (appearance), As to be hated, needs but to be seen. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Here are a couple of examples of how a child may develop disturbing life...
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Poets Thinking

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 142 pages
...No statement could be more unequivocal, more apparently serious. And yet, hear how Pope continues: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. But where th'Extreme of Vice, was ne'er agreed: Ask where 's the North? At...
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