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" Marcia tow'rs above her sex : True, she is fair, (oh how divinely fair !) But still the lovely maid improves her charms With inward greatness, unaffected wisdom, And sanctity of manners. "
The British Drama: pt. 1-2. Tragedies - Page 347
1804
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Cato: A Tragedy. As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, by Her ...

Joseph Addison - 1713 - 62 pages
...Sanftity of Manners. Cato's Soul Shines out in every thing me acts or fpeaks, While winning Mildnefs and attractive Smiles Dwell in her Looks, and with becoming Grace Soften the Rigour of her Father's Virtues. Syph. How does your Tongue grow wanton in her Praife \ But on my Knees I beg you wou'd confider—...
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Poetical Miscellanies: Consisting of Original Poems and Translations

English poetry - 1714 - 318 pages
...Manners: Cato's Soul Shines out in ev'.y Thing fhe a&s or fpeaks : While winning Mildnefs and attracting Smiles Dwell in her Looks ; and, with becoming Grace, Soften the Rigour of her Father's Virtues. Add. Cato. Beauty diftrefs'd, like Kings from Empirethrown. (Enc'n. Each Iniblent invades,...
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The Female Spectator

Eliza Fowler Haywood - 1755
...Czto'sfoul Shines out in every thing Jhe afts, or fpeaks, ff-Tiile winning mildnefs, andattra£iivefmiles, Dwell in her looks, and, with becoming grace, Soften the rigour of her father's virtue. IN fine, a good tajle gives a grace to every thing, and difplays itfelf even in the leaft word, or...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 23-25

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Cuto's foul Shines out in e\ery thing ihe udts or Ipeaks, While winning mildnefs and attractive fiailes Dwell in her looks, and with becoming grace Soften the rigour of her father's virtues. SYPHA X. How does your tongue grow wanton in her praife ! But on my knees I beg you would...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...Cato's foul Shines out in every thing me adb or fpeaks, While winning mildnefs and attractive finiles Dwell in her looks, and with becoming grace Soften the rigour of her father's virtues. SYPHAX. How1 does your tongue grow wanton in her praife! But on Hiy knees I beg you would...
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British Theatre: The orphan, by Thomas Otway. 1791. Cato, by Joseph Addison ...

John Bell - English drama - 1791
...sense. The virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her sex : True, she is fair, (Oh, how divinely fair !) But still the lovely maid improves her charms With inward greatness,...manners ; Cato's soul Shines out in every thing she afts or speaks, While winning mildness and attractive smiles, Dwell in her looks, and with becoming...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...Cato's foul Shines out in every thing (he acts or (peaks, While winni.igmildntfs and attractive fuiiles Dwell in her looks, and with becoming grace Soften the rigour of her father's virtue. Sy. How does your tongue grow wanton in her praifel But on my knees I beg you would confider Jub. Hah...
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The Fair Penitent, Volume 3, Issue 1

Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1797 - 57 pages
...how divinely fair !) But still the lovely maid improves her charms With inward greatness, unaflfected wisdom, And sanctity of manners ; Cato's soul Shines out in every thing she a£ls or speaks, While winning mildness and attractive smiles, Dwell in her looks, and with becoming...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1803
...voice said — ' You told me she was fair — ' True she U fair; oh! how divinely fair ! But still the lovely maid improves her charms, With inward greatness, unaffected wisdom, And sanctity of manners ' Here Cato's soul stood in his way, and stopt the further progress of his speech. Whilst this was...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell

Joseph Addison - 1804
...sense. The virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her sex: Truei she is fair, (oh how divinely feir!) But still the lovely maid improves her charms •• : With...acts or speaks, While winning mildness and attractive smiled Dwell in her looks, and with becoming grace Soften the rigour of her father's virtues. SYPHAX....
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