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" Better for us, perhaps, it might appear, Were there all harmony, all virtue here; That never air or ocean felt the wind; That never passion discomposed the mind. But all subsists by elemental strife; And passions are the elements of life. "
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing's Sämmtliche Schriften... - Page 89
by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Johann Friedrich Schink, Johann Joachim Eschenburg - 1825
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An essay on man. Cornish ed

Alexander Pope - 1798
...virtue here ; That never air or ocean felt the wind; That never passion discomposed the mind : But all subsists by elemental strife ; And passions are the elements of life. The gen'ral Order, since the whole began, Is kept in nature, and is kept in man. 6. What would this...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with his last corrections ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Colley Cibber - 1804 - 754 pages
...virtue here ; That never air or ocean felt the wind, That never passion discompos'd the mind : But all subsists by elemental strife ; And passions are the elements of life. 170 The gen'ral order, since the whole began, Is kept in Nature, and is kept in Man. [soar, VI. What...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809 - 1016 pages
...virtue here ; That never air or ocean felt the wind ; That never passion discompos'd the mind. But all subsists by elemental strife : And passions are the elements of Life. The gen'ml Order, since the Whole began, Is kept in Nature, and is kept in Man. What would this Man...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...•. irtue here; That never air or ocean felt the wind, That never passion discompos'd the mind. But all subsists by elemental strife ; And passions are the elements of life. 170 The general order, since the whole began, If kept in Nature, and is kept in man. [soar, VI. What...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 11

William Warburton, Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...virtue here; That never air or ocean felt the wind ; That never passion discompos'd the mind : But all subsists by elemental strife, And passions are "the elements of life. \. 15 7, $ seq> Here the Examiner upbraids Mr; Pope for degrading himself so far as to write to the...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 11

William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...virtue here; That never air or ocean felt the wind ; That never passion discompos'd the mind : But all subsists by elemental strife; And passions are the elements of life. \. 157, 8$ scq. Here the Examiner Upbraids Mr. Pope for degrading himself so far as to write to the...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...virtue here ; That never air or ocean felt the wind ; That never passion discompos'd the mind ; But ALL subsists by elemental strife ; And passions are the elements of life. 1TO The gen'ral order, since the whole began, Is kept in nature, and is kept in man. What would this...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819
...all future generations will continue to make discoveries, of which we have not the least idea." " But all subsists by elemental strife ; " And passions are the elements of life." CHAPTER III. OF THE COLON. THE Colon is used to divide a sentence into two or more parts, less connected...
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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
...all virtue here; ^hat never air or ocean felt the wind; That never passion discompos'd the mind. But all subsists by elemental strife; And passio.ns are the elements of life. The gen'ral order, since the whole began, Is kept in nature, and is kept in man, would this man? Now...
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Traduction de l'essai sur l'homme de Pope: en vers français, précédée d'un ...

Alexander Pope, Louis marquis de Fontanes - Human beings - 1821 - 243 pages
...virtue here ; That never air or ocean felt the wind ; That never passion discompos'd the mind. But all subsists by elemental strife ; And passions are the elements of Life. The gen'ral ORDER, since the whole began, Is kept in Nature, and is kept in Man. VI. What would this...
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