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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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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

1814 - 300 pages
...seek for power, By doctrines fashion 'd to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had Iearn'dto prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to rise....was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain, The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, "Whose beard, descending,...
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A New Pronouncing Spelling Book, and Concise Expositor of the English ...

James M'Donald - 1815 - 156 pages
...doctrines fashionM 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 known to all the vagrant train, He clnil their wanderings, but reliev'd their pain, The lons remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard...
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The Traveller, The Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1817 - 166 pages
...or seek for pow'r, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ' Far other aims his heart had leam'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...to all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, bnt reliev'd their pain ; The long remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

Elizabeth Tomkins - 1817 - 260 pages
...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...all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but relieved their pain. The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged...
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The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour; T'ar other aims his heart h$d learn'd to prize, More hent to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all thi' vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain : The long- remem her* d heggar...
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The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour: Far other aims his heart had learned to prize— More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain: The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...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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Walks Through Bath: Describing Every Thing Worthy of Interest, Including ...

Pierce Egan - 1819 - 329 pages
...or seek for pow'r, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour. Far other aims his heart had leara'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...He chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain. But a facetious poet (ANSTEY) seems to have been more apposite in his view of the reality of the subject,...
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1819 - 108 pages
...seek for power By doctrines fashiou'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd lo prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He qjiid their wHnd'rings, bul reliev'd Iheir pain: The long remember'd beggar was .his guest, Whose beard...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - 1821 - 807 pages
...or seek for pow'r, 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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