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" No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn, Taught by that Power that pities me, I learn to pity them : " But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring.... "
The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith - Page 38
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 pages
...freely share Whatever my cell bestows ; My rushy conch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. " No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by that Pow'r who pities me, I learn to pity them: " But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast...
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The Law of Population: A Treatise, in Six Books; in Disproof of ..., Volume 2

Michael Thomas Sadler - 1830
...pastoral poet, Goldsmith, the lover of animals, as well as their historian, makes him exclaim, — No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn ; Taught by the Power that pities me, I learn to pity them ! But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast...
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The Gleaner

1834
...was the reply. The greatest men are often the meanest. • The Gleaner. THE BRUTE CREATION-•" No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn: Taught by that Power that pities ma, I learn to pity them." Perhaps one of the principal duties which devolve upon us as moral beings,...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 14

1848
...trout have wasted all their wariness ; our tackle has never profaned their pure and placid world, " Taught by that Power that pities me, I learn to pity them." of the fate of the " President," how should ve bless his utterance ! How many hearts would thrill to...
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Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1898 - 264 pages
...freely share Whate'er my cell bestows; My rushy couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. 30 " No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I...pity them : " But from the mountain's grassy side as A guiltless feast I bring; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. "Then,...
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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century, Volume 10

Henry Augustin Beers - 1898 - 455 pages
...this vein as to decry the use of animal food in a passage which recalls Goldsmith's stanza : * " No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn : Taught by the power that pities me, I learn to pity them." This sort of thing was in the air. Pope was not a...
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Lessons in Grammar for Schools and Teachers' Institutes

James N. Patrick - 1898 - 226 pages
...professor will teach us to draw. 18. It is human nature to take delight in exciting admiration. 19. Taught by that power that pities me, I learn to pity them. 20. The 17th of June saw the New England colonies standing here, side by side, to triumph or to fall...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale Supposed to be Written by Himself

Oliver Goldsmith - 1899 - 206 pages
...freely share Whate'er my cell bestows : My rushy couch and frugal i'are, My blessing and repose. " No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn;...I bring; , A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, ,' v And water from the spring. - y •V "Then, pilgrim, turn ; thy cares forego r All earth-born cares...
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The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1899 - 206 pages
...freely share Whate'er my cell bestows ; My vushy couch and frugal fare, My blessing and repose. " No flocks that range the valley free To slaughter I condemn ; Taught by that Power thai pities me, I learn to pity them : "But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring;...
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The Logos of the New Dispensation of Time

Sara Thacker - 1899 - 107 pages
...happiness out of the bosom of the great ALL which comes like the red flowers of the oleander." "No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn; Taught by the power that pities me, I learn to pity them." "Enjoy, and let others enjoy. Live and let live. Do...
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