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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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I Hope to Do My Country Service: The Civil War Letters of John Bennitt, M.D ...

John Bennitt - History - 2005 - 409 pages
...would receive a fire in the 26. Bennitt alludes to Alexander Pope's An Essay on Man (1731), Epistle i: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien / As to be...too oft, familiar with her face, / We first endure, then pity, then embrace." 27. AbnerC. Harding. 28. A Confederate cavalry force, commanded by Brigadier...
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Change Your Mind- Change Your Life: 44 Keys to A Happier, Healthier Family

Cameron R. Lorenc - Child rearing - 2005 - 206 pages
...Alexander Pope said it best when he wrote: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien (appearance), As to be hated, needs but to be seen. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Here are a couple of examples of how a child may develop disturbing life...
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POETS THINKING

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 142 pages
...No statement could be more unequivocal, more apparently serious. And yet, hear how Pope continues: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. But where th'Extreme of Vice, was ne'er agreed: Ask where 's the North? At York, 'tis on the Tweed; In...
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Charleston Conference Proceedings 2005

Beth R. Bernhardt, Tim Daniels, Kim Steinle, Katina P. Strauch - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2006 - 207 pages
The Charleston Conference Proceedings 2005, documents what is arguably the most influential and highly thought of conferences in the U.S. library world. Always well attended ...
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An Essay on Man - Moral Essays And Satires

Alexander Pope
...or white? Ask your own heart, and nothing is so plain; Tis to mistake them, costs the time and pain. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. But where th' extreme of vice, was ne'er agreed: Ask where's the north? at York, 'tis on the Tweed; In...
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Branch Rickey: A Biography, rev. ed.

Murray Polner - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 280 pages
...Man. Many people don't want Negroes in the major leagues but when it comes..." Then he began reciting: 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." He sat back in his chair, looked at the ceiling, and reached for the right...
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Branch Rickey: Baseball's Ferocious Gentleman

Lee Lowenfish - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 683 pages
...overjoyed. He cited to his associates one of his favorite passages from Alexander Pope's "Essay on Man": Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated,...seen too oft, familiar with her face We first endure, then pity, then embrace.8 As Rickey interpreted the development, the players had endured Robinson's...
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The Oldest Living Member Tells All

Tom Grundner - Fiction - 2007 - 204 pages
...There is a passage in the works of the poet Pope with which you may be familiar. It runs as follows: 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. And so was it with Wallace Chesney and these Plus Fours. At first he had recoiled...
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Thinking about Terrorism: The Threat to Civil Liberties in Times of National ...

Michael E. Tigar - Law - 2007 - 221 pages
Written by one of the top trial lawyers alive today, this is Michael Tigar's look at how government through history has responded to terrorism, with an analysis of our own ...
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A History of Sin: Its Evolution to Today and Beyond

John Portmann - Philosophy - 2007 - 239 pages
...breeds sin; the taste of vice keeps inviting us back. As Alexander Pope once wrote in the Essays on Man, 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. Repetition leads to perverse inclinations. Before we know it, we've fallen...
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