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" Sweet are the thoughts that savour of content ; /The quiet mind is richer than a crown ; Sweet are the nights in careless slumber spent ; The poor estate scorns fortune's angry frown : Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss, Beggars enjoy,... "
Alphonsus, king of Arragon. James the Fourth. George-a-Greene, the pinner of ... - Page 288
by Robert Greene - 1831 - 324 pages
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Specimens of the early English poets [ed. by G. Ellis.]. To which is ...

English poets - 1801
...spent ; The poor estate scorns fortune's angry frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such The homely house, that harbours quiet rest, The cottage...pride nor care, The mean, that 'grees with country musick best, The sweet consort of mirth and musick's fare. Obscured life sets down a type of bliss...
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Specimens of the early English poets: to which is prefixed an ..., Volume 1

George Ellis - English poetry - 1803 - 458 pages
...spent ; The poor estate scorns Fortune's angry frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, suck The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage...bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is. Melicerltis' Description of his Mistress. [Krom his " Arcadia," 1589, and 181O.] TUNE on my pipe the...
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Specimens of the early English poets [ed. by G. Ellis.]. To which is ...

English poets - 1811
...spent ; The poor estate scorns Fortune's angry frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage...bliss ; . A mind content both crown and kingdom is. Melicertus* Description of his Mistress. [From Iiis " Arcadia," 1589, and 1610.] TUNE on my pipe the...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 44

Literary Criticism - 1838
...enjoy, when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage that alTorda no pride nor care, The mean that 'grees with country music best, The sweet consort of mirth aud music's fare, Obscured life sets down a type of bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is."....
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Alphonsus, king of Arragon. James the Fourth. George-a-Greene, the pinner of ...

Robert Greene - 1831 - 324 pages
...was." { love] The 4to. "heaven:" but see p. 215. $ draw] The 4to. " tlrawes." || her] The 4to. " his." The homely house that harbours quiet rest ; The cottage...content both crown and kingdom is. LINES TRANSLATED FEOM GUAZZO. HE that appal'd*with lust would sail in haste to Corinth um, There to be taught in Lais'...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 44

Political Science - 1838
...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such Miss Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage...bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is." The last line of these verses suggests a well known popular poem, of which the composition seems referable...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 7

English literature - 1838
...frown. Such sweet content, such minds, such sleep, such bliss Beggars enjoy, when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbours quiet rest, The cottage that affords no pride nor care, The mean that agrees with country music best, The sweet consort of mirth and music's fare, Obscured life sets down...
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Selections from the Poetical Works of Geoffry Chaucer: With a Concise Life ...

Geoffrey Chaucer, Charles Dunham Deshler - Biography & Autobiography - 1847 - 296 pages
...when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbors quiet rest, The cottage that affords nor pride nor care. The mean that 'grees with country...bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is." Or we might borrow a stanza from Lodge, a poet born only three years after Spenser, and who had the...
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Spenser and the Fary Queen

Edmund Spenser, Caroline Matilda Kirkland - English poetry - 1847 - 246 pages
...when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbors quiet rest, The cottage that affords nor pride nor care. The mean that 'grees with country...bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is." Or we might borrow a stanza from Lodge, a poet born only three years after Spenser, and who had the...
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Spenser and the Fary Queen

Edmund Spenser, Caroline Matilda Kirkland - English poetry - 1847 - 246 pages
...when princes oft do miss. " The homely house that harbors quiet rest, The cottage that affords nor pride nor care, The mean that 'grees with country...bliss ; A mind content both crown and kingdom is." Or we might borrow a stanza from Lodge, a poet born only three years after Spenser, and who had the...
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