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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. "
The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture - Page 2063
edited by - 1918
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Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix, Containing ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1828 - 122 pages
...peace my lot I All else beneath the sun Thou know'st if best bestow'd or not, And let thy will be done. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen 1 Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. If...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...white ? Ask your own heart, and nothing is so plain ; T Tis to mistake them costs the time and pain. 5. Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to be seen ; We first endure, then pity, then embrace. Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, Ask...
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Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & Critical. Printed ...

George Daniel, Thomas Dolby - English drama - 1828
...fancied summit is gained, there is comething beyond that leads it still higher. If it be true that— " Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen," ment. to add another heap to his ill-gotten store. In this plan he is assisted by his...
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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families

Stephen R. Covey - Family & Relationships - 1998 - 390 pages
...zone — even though they're literally killing us and our families. In the words of Alexander Pope: 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.1'' It's a process of gradual desensitization. And this is exactly what happens...
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The Underworld Sewer: A Prostitute Reflects on Life in the Trade, 1871-1909

Josie Washburn - Social Science - 1909 - 342 pages
...number of criminal assaults, houses of that character are greater in proportion. "Evil begets evil." "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." The Hold-Up For twelve years I was a matron of a public house in Lincoln,...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Fixed like a plant on his peculiar spot, To draw nutritlon, propagate, and rot. 8901 An Essay on Man ns, incontestably, are the sunshine: then pity, then embrace. 8902 An Essay on Man The learn'd is happy nature to explore, The fool is happy...
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Hemingway's Fetishism: Psychoanalysis and the Mirror of Manhood

Carl P. Eby - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 366 pages
...complete quote ironically prefigures his change of heart and eventual attraction to his wife's affair: "Vice is a Monster of so frightful mien, / As, to.../ We first endure, then pity, then embrace.") But Phil's wife complains, "Let's not say vice. . . . That's not very polite." So Phil corrects himself:...
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Journal, Volume 5, Issue 2

New York Social Hygiene Society - Prostitution - 1914
...Prof. Frank D. Watson George L. Meylan, MD THE DRAMA AS AN INSTRUMENT OF SEX EDUCATION JOYCE KILMEK "Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be...too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace." This, ladies and gentlemen, is platitude. That is, it is a perfect expression...
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The Columbia Reader on Lesbians and Gay Men in Media, Society, and Politics

Larry P. Gross, James D. Woods - Social Science - 1999 - 665 pages
...society is, we fear, progressing precisely in the manner given poetic expression by Alexander Pope: 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. To endure (tolerance), to pity (compassion), to embrace (affirmation): that...
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The Litigation Manual

John G. Koeltl, John S. Kiernan - Civil procedure - 1999 - 2224 pages
...of Alexander Pope, when he said to such as you and me: Vice is a monster of such hideous 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. It is precisely what has taken place here. These young government agents have...
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