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" Free-will they one way disavow, Another, nothing else allow. All piety consists therein In them, in other men all sin. Rather than fail, they will defy That which they love most tenderly, Quarrel with minc'd pies, and disparage Their best and dearest... "
Notices illustrative of the drama, and other popular amusements, chiefly in ... - Page 110
by William Kelly (of Leicester.) - 1865 - 310 pages
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A Treasury of Humorous Poetry: Being a Compilation of Witty, Facetious, and ...

Frederic Lawrence Knowles - American poetry - 1902 - 407 pages
...most tenderly; Quarrel with minc'd pies and disparage Their best and dearest friend, plum porridge, Fat pig and goose itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. Samuel Butler THE PILGRIMS AND THE PEAS A brace of sinners, for no good, Were order'd to the Virgin...
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A Treasury of Humorous Poetry

fredric lawrence knowles - 1902
...most tenderly; Quarrel with minc'd pies and disparage Their best and dearest friend, plum porridge, Fat pig and goose itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. Samuel Butler THE PILGRIMS AND THE PEAS A brace of sinners, for no good, Were order'd to the Virgin...
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English Verse: Specimens Illustrating Its Principles and History

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English language - 1903 - 459 pages
...to. ... Rather than fail they will defy That which they love most tenderly ; Quarrel with mince-pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend plum-porridge,...itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. (SAMUEL BUTLER : Hudibras, Part I. 1663.) Butler made the octosyllabic couplet so entirely his own,...
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The Leisure Hour, Volume 31

William Haig Miller, James Macaulay, William Stevens - 1882
...mind to : Still so perverse and opposite, As if they worshipp'd God for spite. Quarrel with minced pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend,...itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. " The cyn.c appears in the following : " A teacher's doctrine, and his proof, Is all his province,...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1905
...sin. Rather than fail they will defy That which they love most tenderly ; Quarrel with mince-pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend plum-porridge...itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. 'NEW LIGHT.' Tis a dark lantern of the spirit, Which none see by but those that bear it ; A light that...
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Hudibras: Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1905 - 335 pages
...In them, in other Men all Sin. Rather than fail, they will defie That which they love most tenderly, Quarrel with minc'd Pies, and disparage Their best...and dearest friend, Plum-porridge; Fat Pig and Goose it self oppose, And blaspheme Custard through the Nose. Th' Apostles of this fierce Religion, Like...
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Hudibras: Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1905 - 335 pages
...all Sin. [Rather than fail, they will defie That which they love most tenderly, Quarrel with mined Pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend, Plum-porridge; Fat Pig and Goose it self oppose, * And blaspheme Custard through the NosA Th' Apostles of this fiprrp Religion, ' Like...
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Lives of the English Poets: Cowley-Dryden

Samuel Johnson, Harold Spencer Scott - English poetry - 1905
...Good Magistrate, p. 33.' ' Rather than fail, they will defy That which they love most tenderly ; Quarrel with minc'd pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend plum-porridge.' Hudibras,\.l.l2$. 3 In a note on the above lines Grey quotes the following verses : 1 All plums...
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A Satire Anthology

English poetry - 1905 - 369 pages
...most tenderly; Quarrel with minc'd pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend, plum porridge; Fat pig and goose itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose. Samuel Butler. SATIRE ON THE SCOTS ALAND where one may pray with cursed intent, Oh, may they never...
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Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

Quotations, English - 1906 - 763 pages
...Quarrel. Rather than fail, they will defy That which they love most tenderly, Quarrel with minced-pies, and disparage Their best and dearest friend plum-porridge...itself oppose, And blaspheme custard through the nose.' BUTLER, Hudibras, I, i, lines 225-230 Beware Of entrance to a quarrel; but, being in, Bear't that the...
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