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" Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world! "
The Borderlands of Science : Where Sense Meets Nonsense: Where Sense Meets ... - Page v
by Michael Shermer - 2001 - 368 pages
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes, and the ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd ; Created half to rise, and half to fall ; 15 Great Lord of atl things, yet a prey to all ; Sole judge of truth, in...hurl'd : The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, VER. 2. Ed. sst. . • The only science of mankind is man. After ver. 18. in she MS. For more...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...to imitate the sun. Go, teach Eternal Wisdom how to rule Then drop into thyself, and be a fool ! 30 Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all ; Sole...error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wondrous creature ! mount where science guides, Go measure earth, weigh air, and state the tides...
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The British Essayists: To which are Prefixed Prefaces ..., Volume 34

James Ferguson (advocate.) - English essays - 1819
...deliverance ?' WOLLASTON. Chaos of thought and passion all confus'd, Still by himself abns'd, or disabns'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall ; Great lord...hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. POPE. ' What a chimera then is man ! what a confused chaos ! what a subject of contradiction ! a professed...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...little, or too much: Chaos of Thought and Passion, all coafus'd ; Still by himself abus'd or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall ; Great lord...Error hurl'd; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Instruct the planets in what orbs to run, Correct old Time, and regulate the Sun ; Go, soar with...
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The British Essayists: Adventurer

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...deliverance ?' WOLLASTON. Chaos of thought and passion all confus'd, Still by himself abns'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; The glory, jest, and riddle of the world. POPE. Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd, ' What...
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Journal of a route across India, through Egypt, to England in the latter end ...

George Augustus Frederick Fitzclarence Munster (Earl of) - History - 1819 - 502 pages
...compelled to acquiesce in the justness of that apostrophe of the poet, which pronounces Man to be, " Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! " I found I had satisfied my curiosity, at the expense of the greater part of my few remaining clothes,...
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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
...little, or too mucb;Chaos of thought, and passion, all confused; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd; Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord...prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error liurl'd; The glory5 jest, and riddle of the world! Go, wond'rous creature!1 mount where science guides,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...or too much : Chaos of thought and passion, all confus'd ; Still by himself abus'd, or disabus'd ; e God h errour hurl'd : The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! [guides, Go, wondrous creature ! mount where...
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L'essai sur l'homme

Alexander Pope, Jacques Delille, Trophime-Gérard Lally-Tolendal (marquis de) - 1821 - 207 pages
...par son ame . Chaos of Thought and Passion , all confus'd ; Still by himself abus'd , or disabus'd ; Created half to rise , and half to fall ; Great lord...hurl'd : The glory , jest , and riddle of the world ! Go, wond'rous creature ! mount where Science guides, Go , measure earth , weigh air , and state the...
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An essay on man: to which are added, the universal prayer, and other ...

Alexander Pope - Religion - 1821 - 72 pages
...all confus'd ; Still by himself abus'd or disabus'd : Created half to rise, and half to fall ; 15' Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all ; Sole...error hurl'd, The glory, jest, and riddle of the world ! Go, wond'rous creature ! mount where science guides, Go, measure earth, weigh air, and state the...
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