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" The memory of man, (as it is elegantly exprefs'd in the Book of Wifdom) pafleth away as the remembrance of a gueft that tarrieth but one day. There are reafons enough, in the fourth chapter of the fame . book, to make any young man contented with the... "
The Works of Alexander Pope - Page 197
by Alexander Pope - 1737
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An Enquiry After Happiness in Three Parts, Volumes 1-2

Richard Lucas - Happiness - 1734
...pure is life : and all this is no other philolbphy, than what the wife man has long ago advanced : for honourable age is not that which ftandeth in length of time 3 nor that is meafur'dby number of jears. But ivifdom is the gray hair unto men, and an unfyottcdlife...
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Letters of Mr. Pope, and Several Eminent Persons, from the Year ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1735
...age is not that 'which ftandeth in Jength of time, or is meafiir'd by number of years. But itiifdom is the gray hair to men, and an unfpotted life is old age. He was taken away . fpeedily, left wickednefs Jhould alter his under (landing, or deceit beguile his foul, &c. I am ......-;• Your,...
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Letters of Mr. Pope, and several eminent persons, from the year 1705, to 1711

Alexander Pope - 1735
...enough, in. the fourth chapter of the fame book, to make any young man con-: tented with the profpect of death. For honourable age is not that which ftandeth in length of time, or is meafttr'd by number of years. But wifdom is the gray hair to men, and an unfpotted life is old age....
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Letters of Mr. Alexander Pope: And Several of His Friends

Alexander Pope - Authors, English - 1737 - 307 pages
...reafons enough in the fourth chapter of the fame book, to make any young man contented with the profpect of death. " For honourable age is not that which ftandeth...hair to men, and an unfpotted life is old age. He 44 was taken away fpeedily, left wickednefs fhould alter his underw flanding, or deceit beguile his...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 7

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...enough, in the fourth chapter of the fam* book, to make any youiig man contented with the profpect of death. " For honourable age is not " that which ftandeth in length of time, or is mea" fur'd by number of years. But wifdom is the *' grey hair to men, and an unfpotted life is old...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...enough, in the fourth chapter of the fame . book, to make any young man contented with the profpect of death. " For honourable age is not " that which ftandeth in length of time, or is mea" fur'd by number of years. But wifdom is the grey hair to men, and an unfpotted life is old...
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The Evidences of the Christian Religion

Joseph Addison - Apologetics - 1753 - 330 pages
...the fourth Chapter of the fame Book, to make any young man contented with the profpect of Death, * Death. For honourable age is not that ' which ftandeth in length of time, or is * meafured by number of years. But tvif' dom is the gray hair to ment and an ' unfpotted life is old...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1757
...reafons enough, in the fourth chapter of the fame book, to make any young man contented with the profpeft of death. " For honourable age is not that which " ftandeth in length of time, o* is meafur'd by num." her of years. But wifdom is the grey hair to " men, and an unfpotted life is...
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Two discourses [on Ps. cxxvi,3] delivered October 25th. With an appendix

Jonathan Mayhew - 1759
...both the moft honourably, and the longeft, and makes the moft mature, as well as glorious exit.—" Honourable age is not that which *' ftandeth in length of time, or that is meafured by " number of years : But wifdom is the GREY HAIR unto men, and an unfpotted life...
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Two Discourses Delivered October 25th. 1759: Being the Day Appointed by ...

Jonathan Mayhew - 1759 - 67 pages
...both the moft honourably, and the longeft, and makes the moft mature, as well as glorious exit.—" Honourable age is not that which " ftandeth in length of time, or that is meafured by " number of years: But wifdom is the GREY HAIFL ^ unto men, and an uafpotted life...
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