We only furnish what he cannot use, Or wed to what he must divorce, a muse: Full in the midst of Euclid dip at once, And petrify a genius to a dunce: Or set on metaphysic ground to prance, Show all his paces, not a step advance.
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing the ... - Page 295
by Alexander Pope - 1806
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