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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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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ..., Volume 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...closely to those minds which have been most enlarged by knowledge, or elevated by genius. Humbler. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wand'rings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 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...their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain : The long rememberM beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast: The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learned generating into clenches, his serious swelling into...he is always great when some great occasion is pres wandering^, but relieved their pain. The long- remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learn'd < wanderings, but relieved their pain ; The long remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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Reminiscences of Henry Angelo: With Memoirs of His Late Father and ..., Volume 1

Henry Angelo - 1830
...the hour ; And still his heart indulg'd the worthy whim, Raising their salaries who stoop'd to him. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their freaks, but ne'er relievM their pain ; The Romeos and the Hamlets — not his guests, But in the garden_heav'd...
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The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - 1832 - 95 pages
...seek for pow'r, By doctrines, fashion'd to the varying hour ; 10 Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize ; More bent to raise the wretched, than to...the vagrant train ; He chid their wand'rings, but rehev'd their The long remember'd beggar was his guest, 15 Whose beard, descending, swept his aged...
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Lives of eminent Christians, Volume 1

Richard Brindley Hone - 1833
...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 rise. His home was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wandering, but relieved their pain. ***** But...
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An abridgment of Hiley's English grammar: together with appropriate exercises

Richard Hiley - 1834 - 178 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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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - 1837
...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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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - 1837
...or seek for pow'r, By doetrines 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 vagrant train, He ehid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain ; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard...
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