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" Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The source of evil one, and one of good ; From thence the cup of mortal man he fills, Blessings to these, to those distributes ills ; To most, he mingles both : the wretch decreed To taste the bad, unmix'd,... "
The British Essayists: Tatler - Page 198
by James Ferguson - 1823
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1859 - 478 pages
...is born to bear. Such is, alas ! the gods' severe deerce : They, only they are blest, and only frce. e, but as they may be conceived then to have bcen...to give these shepherds some skill in astronomy, wreteh deerced To taste the bad umnix'd, is cursed indced ; Pursued by wrongs, by meagre famine driven....
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Plutarch's Lives

Plutarch - Biography (Classical). - 1859 - 748 pages
...Brundusium to Corcycra: from Achilles to Priam, in the lut Iliad, which il thui trau» lated by Fop« : Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood» The...one of good. From thence the cup of mortal man he nils, Blessings to these, lo those distributes ills ; To most, he mingles both : the wretch decreed...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 62

1860
...omisit. This sense is implied, not expressed. Pope missed it in his otherwise beautiful translation. Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The...mingles both : the wretch decreed To taste the bad, unmixed, is curst indeed : Pursued by wrongs, by meagre famine driven, lie wanders, outcast both of...
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Plutarch's Lives

Plutarch - Greece - 1860 - 668 pages
...evil one, anil one of good. From licence the cup of mo-till miin he nils, Blestiii:.'« to these, lo those distributes ills; To most, he mingles both — the wretch decreed To taste the bad unmix'd, ч curs'd indeed. The happiest tasre not happiness sincere, But find the cordial draught it dasli'd...
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Gryll grange, by the author of 'Headlong hall'.

Thomas Love Peacock - 1861
...omisit. This sense is implied, not expressed. Pope missed it in his otherwise beautiful translation. Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The source of eril one, and one of good : From thence the cup of mortal man he fills, Blessings to these, to those...
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The Testimony of the Heathen to the Truths of Holy Writ: A Commentary on the ...

Thomas Street Millington - Bible - 1863 - 648 pages
...the same : but the dregs thereof, all the wicked of the earth shall wring them out, and drink them. " Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The...fills, Blessings to these, to those distributes ills." PSALM LXXVL HOM. II. 1. xxiv. v. 527. 12. He shall cut off the spirit of princes : he is terrible to...
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Beautiful thoughts from Greek authors, with Engl. transl. and lives of the ...

Craufurd Tait Ramage - 1864
...is born to bear. Such is, alas ! the gods' severe decree : They, only they are blest, and only free. Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The...: the wretch decreed To taste the bad, unmix'd, is curst indeed ; Pursued by wrongs, by meagre famine driven, He wanders, outcast both of earth and heaven....
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Iliad, Volume 2

1865
...is born to bear. Such is, alas ! the Gods' severe decree : They, only they are blest, and only free. Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The...: the wretch decreed To taste the bad, unmix'd, is curst indeed ; Pursued by wrongs, by meagre famine driven, He wanders, outcast both of earth and heaven....
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Plutarch's Morals, Volume 1

William Watson Goodwin - Philosophy, Ancient - 1870
...born to bear. Such is, alas ! the Gods' severe decree : They, only they, are blest, and only free. Two urns by Jove's high throne have ever stood, The...cup of mortal man he fills, Blessings to these, to these distributes ills ; To most he mingles both ; the wretch decreed To taste the bad umnix'd is cursed...
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The Iliad, tr. by Pope

1870
...ever stood, The source of evil one, and one of good ; From thence the cup of mortal man he fills, 665 Blessings to these, to those distributes ills; To...mingles both. The wretch decreed To taste the bad, unmixed, is cursed indeed ; Pursued by wrongs, by meagre famine driven, He wanders, outcast both of...
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