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" Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. "
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What's the Difference?: Gray Liberal Mush Or Vivid Conservative Facts

Mike Thompson - Political Science - 2002 - 195 pages
...the worst, and thus validate the warning of English poet/philosopher Alexander Pope: Vice is a matter of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. WHAT'S the DIFFERENCE? Doting Big Brothers and Sisters or Dating Big Brothers...
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The Person of the Therapist

Edward W.L. Smith - Social Science - 2003 - 199 pages
...morality poem, taken from Alexander Pope's An Essay on Man II, to point in the direction of an answer. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace [Ward edition, 1930, p. 206]. As I ponder this quatrain, the levels of meaning...
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Marriage and Same-sex Unions: A Debate

Lynn D. Wardle - Family & Relationships - 2003 - 396 pages
...will likely continue to be busy. Wise counsel might be derived from Alexander Pope, who once wrote: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace.33 As the members of the Ramsey Colloquium noted in its 1994 commentary to...
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Preying in School

Mike Thompson - Religion - 2003 - 124 pages
...generally reacts when repeatedly exposed to evil, wicked or immoral human behavior: Vice is a matter of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. In recent years, too many Americans and their leaders cheerfully have hustled...
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The Literature of Lesbianism: A Historical Anthology from Ariosto to Stonewall

Terry Castle - Literary Collections - 2003 - 1110 pages
...Yet the story is a strangely vulnerable one. The lines of poetry misquoted by the humiliated hero "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, / As, to be hated, needs but to be seen" are from Alexander Pope's Essay on Man 0733)FURTHER READING: Ernest Hemingway, The...
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The Bigness Complex: Industry, Labor, and Government in the American Economy ...

Walter Adams, Walter Adams and James W. Brock - Business & Economics - 2004 - 386 pages
...the legal strictures against conspiracy with the economic realities of oligopoly. CHAPTER Monopoly Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Alexander Pope 10 THE WAVE OF CORPORATE consolidations at the turn of the...
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Purgatory: Commentary

Mark Musa - 2000 - 341 pages
...following lines from Pope's Essay on Man (ii, 217- 20): "Vice is a monster of such hideous mien / As to be hated needs but to be seen. / Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, / We first endure, then pity, then embrace." This passage alludes to that first moment of horror caused by looking squarely...
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Critical Studies in Kural

M. S. Purnalingam Pillai - Didactic poetry, Tamil - 1999 - 104 pages
...below ." " Virtue is its own reward." " Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As, to be bated needs to be seen ; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." " Vice itself lost half its evil by losing all its grossness." STUDY VII....
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Readings in American Educational Thought: From Puritanism to Progressivism

Andrew J. Milson, Chara Haeussler Bohan, J. Wesley Null - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 454 pages
...to a course of life which at first was disagreeable. Vice is a monster of so frightful mein, As to be hated, needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with tier face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. For these reasons children should keep the best,...
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The Spiritual Life: Experiencing Jesus Christ as Lord

Robert Morris Johnston - Religion - 2005 - 128 pages
...be an acquired taste. At first, they're repulsive, but eventually, addictive. One poet put it well: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. 3 "I think we've talked about temptation before, but here's another quotation,...
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