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" Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. "
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Change Your Mind- Change Your Life: 44 Keys to A Happier, Healthier Family

Cameron R. Lorenc - Child rearing - 2005 - 206 pages
...Alexander Pope said it best when he wrote: "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien (appearance), As to be hated, needs but to be seen. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." Here are a couple of examples of how a child may develop disturbing life...
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Poets Thinking

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 142 pages
...No statement could be more unequivocal, more apparently serious. And yet, hear how Pope continues: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be...face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. But where th'Extreme of Vice, was ne'er agreed: Ask where 's the North? At York, 'tis on the Tweed; In...
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Charleston Conference Proceedings 2005

Beth R. Bernhardt, Tim Daniels, Kim Steinle, Katina P. Strauch - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2006 - 207 pages
...monster of so frightful mien," wrote Alexander Pope nearly more than 300 years ago, "As to be hated need but to be seen. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." There may not be a better history of pornography than this one, and it is...
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Branch Rickey: A Biography, rev. ed.

Murray Polner - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 280 pages
...Man. Many people don't want Negroes in the major leagues but when it comes..." Then he began reciting: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated,...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." He sat back in his chair, looked at the ceiling, and reached for the right...
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Branch Rickey: Baseball's Ferocious Gentleman

Lee Lowenfish - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 683 pages
...overjoyed. He cited to his associates one of his favorite passages from Alexander Pope's "Essay on Man": Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated,...seen too oft, familiar with her face We first endure, then pity, then embrace.8 As Rickey interpreted the development, the players had endured Robinson's...
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The Oldest Living Member Tells All

Tom Grundner - Fiction - 2007 - 204 pages
...There is a passage in the works of the poet Pope with which you may be familiar. It runs as follows: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. And so was it with Wallace Chesney and these Plus Fours. At first he had recoiled...
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Thinking about Terrorism: The Threat to Civil Liberties in Times of National ...

Michael E. Tigar - Law - 2007 - 221 pages
...I use the word "mien" in the context of this trial as a kind of homage to Alexander Pope who wrote: Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. 54. Military detachment of the Milice, police of the Vichy regime. 55. A local...
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A History of Sin: Its Evolution to Today and Beyond

John Portmann - Philosophy - 2007 - 239 pages
...breeds sin; the taste of vice keeps inviting us back. As Alexander Pope once wrote in the Essays on Man, Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Repetition leads to perverse inclinations. Before we know it, we've fallen...
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Classics of American Political and Constitutional Thought: Origins through ...

Scott J. Hammond, Kevin R. Hardwick, Howard Leslie Lubert - History - 2007 - 1193 pages
...Pope as applicable to vice in politics, as to vice in ethicsVice is a monster of so horrid mien, As to line drawn through the southerly bend or extreme of Lake M then pity, then embrace. 14. "Opinion is of two kinds, viz., opinion of INTEREST, and opinion of RIGHT....
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La questione romantica. Rivista interdisciplinare di studi romantici vol. 15 ...

Literary Criticism - 2007 - 256 pages
...and that is why shè needs to confront thè castle. Pope had highlighted in Essay on Man (1733-4): «Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, / As, to be hated, needs to be seen» [III, v]. Radcliffe, as Pope recommends, shows thè hèroine that vice, since «thè castle...
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