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" tis all a cheat; Yet, fooled with hope, men favour the deceit; Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay: To-morrow's falser than the former day; Lies worse, and, while it says, we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 326
by James Boswell - 1807
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - English language - 1710 - 554 pages
...off what wepofTefs'd. Strange Couz'nage! none would live paft Years again, Yet all hope Pleafure'in what yet remain; And from the Dregs of Life think to receive What the firft fprightly Running could not give. I'm tir'd with waiting for this Chymick Gojd, Which fools us...
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Of the nature of things: in six books, Volume 2

Titus Lucretius Carus, Thomas Creech - 1714
...what we poffefs'd. Strange Couz'nage ! None would live paft Years again, Yet all hope Comfort from what yet remain : And from the Dregs of Life think to receive What the firft fprightly Running could not give. I'm tir'd with waiting for this chymick Gold, Which fools us...
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T. Lucretius Carus, Of the nature of things

Titus Lucretius Carus - Epicureans (Greek philosophy) - 1714 - 398 pages
...what we poflefs'd. Strange Couz'nage ! None would live paît Years again, Yet all hope Comfort from what yet remain : And from the Dregs of Life think to receive What the firft fprightly Running could not give. I'm tir'd, with waiting for this chymick Gold, Which fools...
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The Dramatick Works of John Dryden, Esq: In Six Volumes, Volume 4

John Dryden - 1717
...off what we poflefl. Strange cozenage-! none would live paft Years again, Yet all hope Pleaiure irr what yet remain ; .And, from the Dregs of Life, think to receive What the firft ipnghtly running could not give. I'm tir'd with waiting for this Chimick Gold, Wfiich fools us...
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The Complete Art of Poetry ...

Charles Gildon - English poetry - 1718
...off what we poflVfs'd : Strange Couz'nage! none would live paft Years again, Yet all hope Pleafure in what yet remain ; And from the Dregs of Life think to receive What the firft fprightly Running could not give. I'm tir'd with waiting for this Chymick Gold, Which fools us...
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Letters Concerning the English Nation: By Mr. de Voltaire

Voltaire, John Lockman - English literature - 1733 - 253 pages
...cuts off' what we po/eft; Strange Cozenage ! none wou'd live paft Tears again, Tet all hope Pleafure in what yet remain. And from the Dregs of Life think to receive What the firft fprightly Running could not give. Tm tir'd with waiting for this chymic Gold, ' . Which fools...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: comprehending an account of his studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...off what we pofieft. " Strange cozenage! none would live paft years again; " Yet all hope plcafure in what yet remain ; " And from the dregs of life think to receive, " What the firft fprightly running could not give 9 ." It was obferved to Dr. Johnfon, that it feemed ftrange...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical Fragments ...

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1795 - 288 pages
...off what we poflefs'd: Strange cozenage none would live paft years again, Yet all hope pleafure from what yet remain, And from the dregs of life think to receive, What the firft fprightly running could not give: I'm tir'd with waiting for this chymic gold, Which fools us...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 4

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1795
...off what we poflefs'd: Strange cozenage none would live paft years again. Yet all hope pleafure from what yet remain , And from the dregs of life think to receive, What the firft fprightly running could not give: T'm tir'd with waiting for this chymic gold, Which fools us...
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The European magazine, and London review, Volume 31

Philological Society (Great Britain) - History - 1797
...what we " poflcrt. " Strange cozenage ! none would (ive pail " years apain, «' Yet all hope pleafure in what yet remain, " And from the dregs of life think to receive " Wliat'thc firll fprightly running could not give. " I'm tired with waiting for ihis Chymic geld,...
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