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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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Charleston Conference Proceedings 2005

Katina P. Strauch - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2006 - 207 pages
...monster of so frightful mien," wrote Alexander Pope nearly more than 300 years ago, "As to be hated need but to be seen. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." There may not be a better history of pornography than this one, and it is...
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Branch Rickey: Baseball's Ferocious Gentleman

Lee Lowenfish - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 683 pages
...overjoyed. He cited to his associates one of his favorite passages from Alexander Pope's "Essay on Man": 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.8 As Rickey interpreted the development, the players had endured Robinson's...
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A History of Sin: Its Evolution to Today and Beyond

John Portmann - Philosophy - 2007 - 239 pages
...breeds sin; the taste of vice keeps inviting us back. As Alexander Pope once wrote in the Essays on Man, Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Repetition leads to perverse inclinations. Before we know it, we've fallen...
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Thinking about Terrorism: The Threat to Civil Liberties in Times of National ...

Michael E. Tigar - Law - 2007 - 221 pages
...I use the word "mien" in the context of this trial as a kind of homage to Alexander Pope who wrote: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. 54. Military detachment of the Milice, police of the Vichy regime. 55. A local...
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Branch Rickey: A Biography, rev. ed.

Murray Polner - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 280 pages
...Man. Many people don't want Negroes in the major leagues but when it comes..." Then he began reciting: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated,...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." He sat back in his chair, looked at the ceiling, and reached for the right...
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Classics of American Political and Constitutional Thought: Origins through ...

Scott J. Hammond, Kevin R. Hardwick, Howard Leslie Lubert - History - 2007 - 1193 pages
...Pope as applicable to vice in politics, as to vice in ethicsVice is a monster of so horrid mien, As to line drawn through the southerly bend or extreme of Lake M then pity, then embrace. 14. "Opinion is of two kinds, viz., opinion of INTEREST, and opinion of RIGHT....
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La questione romantica. Rivista interdisciplinare di studi romantici vol. 15 ...

Literary Criticism - 2007 - 256 pages
...and that is why shè needs to confront thè castle. Pope had highlighted in Essay on Man (1733-4): «Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, / As, to be hated, needs to be seen» [III, v]. Radcliffe, as Pope recommends, shows thè hèroine that vice, since «thè castle...
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