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" Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by... "
Miscellaneous poems. Dramatic poems - Page 45
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1820
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - 1786
...'Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...native hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right, above control, While ev'n the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate himself as man.'...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry, Volumes 3-4

John Bell - 1789
...Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...native hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right, above control, While even the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate himself as man....
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry, Volumes 3-4

John Bell - 1789
...Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port. defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand ; 3 5^ Fierce in their native hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right, above control, While even...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ...

John Bell - 1789
...Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent OB high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand ; Fierce in their...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry: Vol. IV.

1793 - 185 pages
...state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lurds of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful...native hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right above control ; While even the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate himself as man....
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1800 - 129 pages
...Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...native hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right, above control ; While e'en the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate himself as man....
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1803 - 148 pages
...o'er each bosom Reason holds hef state, ~~" With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...' By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand, H For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those that toil ; And...
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Letters from France, in 1802, Volume 2

Henry Redhead Yorke - 1804
...Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...hardiness of soul, True to imagin'd right, above controul ; \\hile e'en the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate himself as man. The members...
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Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

Oliver Goldsmith - 1804 - 68 pages
...Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great ; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind...Fierce in their native hardiness of soul, True to imagined right, above control ; While e'en the peasant boasts these rights to scan, And learns to venerate...
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A Satirical View of London; Or, A Descriptive Sketch of the English ...

John Corry - 1804 - 214 pages
...characterised this description of Englishmen in the following lines :— ———-A thoughtful band, By fonns unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand ! Fierce in their native hardiness of soul, True to iougin'd right — aboye controul. While e'en the peasant boasts those rights to scan, And learns to...
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