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" Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but... "
Miscellaneous poems. Dramatic poems - Page 62
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1820
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remeinber'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More skill'd to raise the wretched, than to rise. His house was...to all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, hut reliev'd their pain. The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his...
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The Beauties of the Poets: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry

1806 - 304 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched, than to rise. His house was known to all the Tagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain } The long-remember'd beggar was his...
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The Speaker; Or Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1808 - 400 pages
...fashiou'd to tiie varying hour ; 297 Far other airhs his heart had learn'd to pf iise, . 'More skill'd to raise the wretched than 'to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but reliev'd their paftij The long remember'd beggar was his guest, 'Whose beard descending...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1809
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour : Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain ; The long-remember ; d beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast; The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. With the Life of the Author ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809 - 93 pages
...other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raife the wretched than to rife — His houfe was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their...reliev'd their pain ; The long remember'd beggar was his gueft, Whofe beard defcending fwept his aged breaft; The ruin'd fpendthrift, now no longer proud, Claim'd...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - 1809
...Far other aims his heart had learn'd to priae. More bent to raise the wretched than to rise. It is house was known' to all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain; The long-rein em ber'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast: The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809
...hour J Fur other aims his heart had learn'd to pri'/c, More bent to raise the wretched than to ri»v. : ` ׃- relicv'd their pain Thclong-remember'd beggar was his guest, \Vhu6eoeard descending swept his aged...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 6

1809
...varying honr; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, Marc bent to raise the wretched tliau to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train ; He chid their waud'rings, but veliev'd their pain. The lung reraember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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The beauties of the poets: a collection of moral and sacred poetry, compiled ...

Thomas Janes - 1810
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashiou'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learu'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched, than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant t ruin, He chid their wand'rings but reliev'd their pain; The loug-remember'd beggar was his guest,...
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