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" Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master... "
The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ... - Page 166
by Alexander Pope - 1807
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839 - 510 pages
...cunning known ; The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers visionary ghosts ; Fair pensive youths, and soft enamour'd maid* ; And wit WIIAKTON stands confest. Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust...
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The venal indulgenees and pardons of the Church of Rome exemplified in a ...

Joseph Mendham - 1839 - 222 pages
...cunning known ; The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; [Popes, Papists, Jesuits,] no dissemblers here. This clue once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and [Rome's church] stands confest. My object in the present work has limited me to the venal circumstance...
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Outlines of Imperfect and Disordered Mental Action

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Mental efficiency - 1840 - 420 pages
...Search then the ruling passion. There alone The wild are constant and the cunning known ; This clew, once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confess'd. Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the LUST or PRAISE....
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Elements of Mental Philosophy, embracing the two department of the Intellect ...

Thomas C. Upham - 1841 - 496 pages
...rest, The prospect clears, and.Wharton stands confess'd, , Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the LUST OF PRAISE. Born...from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies." The inordinate exercise of this propensity, as is correctly intimated by Mr. Stewart, tends...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 840 pages
...cunning known; The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers e Wharlon stands confest. Wharlon, the scorn and wonder of our days. Whose ruling passion was the lust...
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Elements of Mental Philosophy: Abridged and Designed as a Text-book for ...

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1841 - 538 pages
...Search then the ruling passion. There alone The wild are constant, and the cunning known ; This clew once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confess'd. Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the LUST OF PRAISE....
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Elements of Mental Philosophy Enbracing the Two Departments of the ..., Volume 2

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1841 - 512 pages
..."Search then the ruling passion. There alone The wild are constant, and the cunning known ; This clew, once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confess'd. Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the LUST OF PRAISE....
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The book of the chronicles; or, Winter evening tales of Westmorland, Volume 1

John Close - 1842 - 290 pages
...it." Mr. Pope's description of him is extremely accurate : WHABTOX, the scorn and wonder of our dayi, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise ; Born...it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke;...
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Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes

Lake District (England) - 1842 - 212 pages
...unenviable immortality. " Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the love of praise— * * * * Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he diesGrown all to all from no one vice exempt, And most contemptible to shun contempt ; His passion...
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Elements of Mental Philosophy: Abridged and Designed as a Text-book for ...

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1842 - 516 pages
...Search then the ruling passion. There alone The wild are constant, and the cunning known ; This clew once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confess'd. W barton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was ihe LUST OF PRAISE....
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