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" True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ... - Page 129
by Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott, John Walker, James Burgh - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...take the mountain pine, And make them stoop to the vale. Shaletptare. 19. True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. 'Tis not enough no harshness gives offence ; The sound must seem an echo to the sense. Soft is the...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed a life of the author

Alexander Pope - 1849
...with the treasores of each foreign tongue ; Prune the luxortant, the uncouth refine, But show no merey to an empty line : Then polish all, with so much life and ease, You think 'tis natore, and a knack to please; * But ease in writing flows from art, nut chance ; As thuse move easiest...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1819 - 408 pages
...vigour of a line, Where Denham's strength, and Waller's sweetness join. True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. 'Tis not enough no harshness gives offence, The sound must seem an echo to the sense : Soft is the...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...easy vigour of a line, Where Denham's strength and Waller's sweetness join. True ease ia writing comes from art, not chance ; As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. 'Tis. not enough no harshness give offence, The sound must seem an echo to the sense : Soft is the...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...mountain pine, And make them stoop to the vale. Shakespeare. 19' True ease in writing comes iroin art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. "Tis not enough no liarshness gives offence ; ..The sound must seem an echo to the sense. Soft is the...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...along, Serenely pure, and yet divinely strong, Rich with the treasures of each foreign tongue; Prune the luxuriant, the uncouth refine, But show no mercy...those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.' If such the plague and pains to write by rule, Better (say I) be pleased, and play the fool: Call, if...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...along, Serenely pure, and yet divinely, strong, Rich with the treasures of each foreign tongue; Prune the luxuriant, the uncouth refine, But show no mercy...those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.' If such the plague and pains to write by rule, Better (say I) be pleased, and play the fool: Call, if...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...; whereas our Poet supposes it to be the last, and hardly attained perfection of a laboured NOTES. Then polish all, with so much life and ease, You think...As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance." q If such the plague and pains to write by rule, Better (say I) be pleas 'd and play the fool ; 181...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...exercises : and the delight he took in it, produced the effect he speaks of, in the following lines : " Then polish all with so much life and ease, You think 'tis nature, and a knack to please." We are not commonly taught to expect this effect from correction ; and it has been observed oftener...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...easy vigour of a line [join. Where Denham's strength and Waller's sweetness True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. Tis not enough no harshness gives offence ; The sound must seem an echo to the sense. Soft is the strain...
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