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" And styled of war as well as peace (So some rats, of amphibious nature, Are either for the land or water) : But here our authors make a doubt Whether he were more wise or stout... "
Hudibras; with notes by T.R. Nash - Page 9
by Samuel Butler, Hudibras (fict.name.) - 1835
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 33-34

John Bell - English poetry - 1797
...metaphysies, and school* divinity. J2 RtmucAS. Part I. The diff 'rence was so small, his brain Outweigh 'd his rage but half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool 33 That knaves do work with, call'da Fool. For 't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing...
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Hudibras: In Three Parts : Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - 1805 - 384 pages
...either for the land or water.) But here our author makes a douht, Whether he were more wise or stout. SO Some hold the one, and some the other ; But howsoe'er, they make a pother, The difference was so small, his hraioOutweigh'd his rage hut half a grain ; Which made some take him for...
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Stultifera navis: qua omnium mortalium narratur Stultitia : The modern ship ...

William Henry Ireland - 1807 - 295 pages
...error, Sed variis illudit partibus; of whom it may truly be said, according to the opinion of Butler, The difFrence was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his...half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da Fool. The splenetic Pyrrhus, King of Epirus, should not be omitted,...
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Hudibras, in Three Parts. Written in the Time of the Late Wars

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1809 - 336 pages
...howsoe'er, they make a pother, The diff" renre was so small, his hrain Ontweigh'd his rage bnt hair a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool, 35 That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For 't has been held by many, that As Montaignec, playing with his cat. Complains she thonght him bnt...
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Hudibras: Poem

Samuel Butler - Great Britain - 1812 - 410 pages
...either for the land or water.) But hwe our authors make a doubt, "Whether he were more wise or stout. 30 Some hold the one, and some the other, But howsoe'er, they make a pother; The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain; What made gome take him for...
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Essay on the Principles of Translation

Lord Alexander Fraser Tytler Woodhouselee - Translating and interpreting - 1813 - 436 pages
...there is more diffusion in the translation than in the original. Thus, Butler says, The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool Thus amplified by Voltaire, and at the same time imperfectly...
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Hudibras

Robert Deverell, William Shakespeare, Samuel Butler, Sophocles, Terence, Horace - 1816
...on horseback like a knight (as he is copied from the moon in fig. 3), Fig. 3. Outweigh'd his rage by half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool 35 That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For't has been held by many that, As Montaigne, playing with his cat, Complains she thought him but...
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Hudibras, a Poem, Volume 1

Samuel Butler, Zachary Grey, I. Clark - English poetry - 1819
...either for the land or water.) But here our authors make a doubt, Whether he were more wise or stout. 30 Some hold the one, and some the other, But howsoe'er,...small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain ; What made some take him for a tool 35 That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For't has been held...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 9

English poetry - 1819
...seldom upon any other oeeasion. Hut here onr authors make a doubt Whether lte were more wise or stout: Some hold the one, and some the other, But, howsoe'er they make a pother, The differenee was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain; Whieh made some take him for...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 9

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1819
...some the other, But, howsoe'er they make a pother, The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh 'd his rage but half a grain; Which made some take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool. ' For't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing with...
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