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" Refleft new glories, and augment the day. Be thou the firft true merit to befriend ; His praife is loft, who ftays till all commend. "
Practical education - Page 74
by Maria Edgeworth, Richard Lovell Edgeworth - 1801
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Works of Mister Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English letters - 1717 - 408 pages
...lift his awful head, Zoilus again would ftart up from the dead. Envy will merit, as its made, purfue ; But like a fhadow, proves the fubftance true. For envy'd Wit, like Sol eclips'd, makes known i Th' oppofing body's grofsnefs, not its own. When firft that fun too pow'rful beams difplays, It draws...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

Alexander Pope - 1720
...lift his awful head, Zoilus again would ftart up from the dead. Envy will merit, as its fhade, purfue; But like a fhadow, proves the fubftance true. For envy'd wit, like Sol edips'd, makes known Th' oppofing body's grofsnefs, not its own. When firft that fun too pow'rful beams...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations, Volume 1

English poetry - 1722
...its fliade, purfue; But like a fliadow, proves the fubftance true. For envy'd wit, like Sol eclips'J, makes known Th' oppofing body's groffnefs, not its...that fun too pow'rful beams difplays, It draws up vapours which obfcures its rays; But ev'n thofe clouds at laft adorn its way, Refleft new glories,...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1754
...again would ftart up from the dead. 465 Envy will merit, as its made, purfue; |3ut like a fhaclow, proves the fubftance true: For envy'd Wit, like Sol eclips'd, makes known Th' oppofing body's grofihefs, not its own. When firft that fun too pow'rful beams difplays, 470 It draws up vapours which...
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The art of poetry on a new plan

John Newbery - Literary Criticism - 1762 - 252 pages
...on thofe of ftate, And public faftion doubles private hate. Envy will merit, as its fhade, purfue ; But like a fhadow, proves the fubftance true : For envy'd wit, like fol eclips'd, makes known, Th' oppofing body's groffnefs, not his own When firft that fun too pow'rful...
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The art of poetry on a new plan, illustrated with a great variety of ...

Art - 1762
...on thofe of ftate, And public faclion doubles private hate. Envy will merit, as its fhade, purfue ; But like a fhadow, proves the fubftance true : ^For envy'd wit, like fol eclips'd, makes known, Th' oppofing body's groflhefs, not his own. When firft that fun too pow'rful...
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The Life of Alexander Pope, Esq: Compiled from Original Manuscripts; with a ...

Owen Ruffhead - Poets, English - 1769 - 578 pages
...Envy will merit, as its made, purfue j " But like a fhadow, proves the Subftance true : " For envyM Wit, like Sol eclips'd, makes " known *' Th' oppofing...groffnefs, not its own. " When firft that fun too powerful beams dit" plays, " It draws up vapours which obfcure its rays; " But ev'n thofe clouds at...
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The life of Alexander Pope; with a critical essay on his writings and genius

Owen Ruffhead - 1769 - 12 pages
...even fublime. • " Envy will merit, as its made, purfue ; " But like a fhadow, proves theSubftance true : " For envy'd Wit, like Sol eclips'd, makes ** known " Th' oppofing body's groflhefs, not its own. " When firft that fun too pow'rful beams dif" plays, *' It draws up vapours...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1770
...Hart up from the dead. Envy will merit, as its fhade, purfue ; But like a madow, proves the fuMance true: For envy'd Wit, like Sol eclips'd, makes known Th' oppofing body's groffhefs. not its on. When firft that fun too pow'rful beams difplays, 470 It draws up vapours which...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...again would ftart up from the dead. 465 Envy will merit, as its fliade, purfue; But, like a fliadow, proves the fubftance true : For envy'd Wit, like Sol...body's groffnefs, not its own. When firft that fun too powerful beams difplays, 470 It draws up vapours which obfcure its rays ; But ev'n thofe clouds at...
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