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" O ! who can hold a fire in his hand By thinking on the frosty Caucasus? Or cloy the hungry edge of appetite By bare imagination of a feast? Or wallow naked in December snow By thinking on fantastic summer's heat? "
Macbeth. King John. King Richard II.-v. 2. King Henry IV. King Henry V.-v. 3 ... - Page 219
by William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - 1807
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Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind

Dugald Stewart - Psychology - 1813 - 509 pages
...former of these phrases, and the words imagination and apprehension as synonymous with each other. -Who can hold a fire in his hand, By thinking on the...bare imagination of a feast ? / Or wallow naked in December's snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat ? Oh no ! the apprehension of the good Gives...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, John Britton, Samuel Johnson, Charles Whittingham - 1813
...: For gnarling sorrow hath less power to bite The man that mocks at it, and sets it light. Bolini*. O, who can hold a fire in his hand, By thinking on...hungry edge of appetite, By bare imagination of a feast I Or wallow naked in December snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's beat? O, no ! the apprehension...
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The poems of Robert Fergusson: in two parts. To which is prefixed ..., Volume 1

Robert Fergusson - Scotland - 1815 - 331 pages
...Then happiness at length should reign, And golden age begin again. ON THE COLD MONTH OF APRIL, Oh ! who can hold a fire in his hand By thinking on the...By bare imagination of a feast; Or wallow naked in December's snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat. SHAKES, RICH. H. POETS in vain have hail'd...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - Poetry - 1816
...power to bite The man that mocks at it, and sets it light. Thoughts ineffectual to moderate Affliction. O, who can hold a fire in his hand, By thinking on...? Or wallow naked in December snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat ? O, no ! the apprehension of the good Gives but the greater feeling to the...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 1

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1816
...snarling Sorrow hath less power to bite The man that mocks at it, and sets it light. Eolingbroke. Oh, who can hold a fire in his hand. By thinking on the...? Or wallow naked in December snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat ? Oh, no 1 the apprehension of the good Gives but the greater feeling to the...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1817
...passages; and in the end, Having my freedom, boast of nothing eke, But that I was a journeyman to grief ? Baling. O, who can hold a fire in his hand, By thinking...By bare imagination of a feast ? Or wallow naked in December's snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat ? O, no! the apprehension of the good, Gives...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 80

History - 1856
...that Bolingbroke must have been a Circassian traveller, and spoke feelingly when he said " Oh, who can hold a fire in his hand By thinking on the...hungry edge of appetite By bare imagination of a feast ? " It was late on the following morning before we roused ourselves from the heavy slumbers consequent...
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The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare, Thomas Bowdler - Drama - 1818
...flowers, fair ladies ; and thy steps, no more Than a delightful measure, or a dance : For gnarling 1 sorrow hath less power to bite The man that mocks...December snow, By thinking on fantastick summer's heat ? 0, no ! the apprehension of the good, Gives but the greater feeling to the worse : Fell sorrow's...
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Select Plays of William Shakespeare: In Six Volumes. With the ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - History - 1820
...hold a fire in his hand, &c.] Fire is here, as in many other places, used as a dissyllable. Malone. Or cloy the hungry edge of appetite. By bare imagination...to the worse: Fell sorrow's tooth doth never rankle morei Than when it bites, but lanceth not the sore. Gaunt. Come, come, my son, I '11 bring thee on...
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Popular Voyages and Travels Throughout the Continent & Islands of Europe: In ...

Frances Thurtle Jamieson, Mrs Jamieson (Frances Thurtle) - Costume - 1820 - 506 pages
...WALLER." True; but Shakspeare never tires, for he's always changing and for ever new." EDWARD. " Oh who can hold a fire in his hand By thinking on the...appetite, By bare imagination of a feast? Or wallow in December snow, By thinking on fantastic summer's heat? Oh, no, the apprehension of the good Gives...
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