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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 Annals of Yorkshire from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 2

Henry Schroder - Yorkshire (England) - 1852 - 450 pages
...Duke of Wharton : — " Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the Inst of praise ; Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies ; Tho' wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke. [This...
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Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes: Including an Essay on the ...

John Phillips, Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - Lake District (England) - 1853 - 356 pages
...seemed less to care how posterity would treat his name. " Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, 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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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 560 pages
...cunning known ; The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clue, once found, unravels all the rest,...confest. 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...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1854 - 340 pages
...clew once found unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and WHARTON stands confess'd. 16 WHAHTON ! the scorn and wonder of our days, 180 Whose ruling...it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies: 15 [In the first edition:—"J n now shall tell;" meaning perhaps -Johnston the Scottish Secretary,...
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The North American Review, Volume 79

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1854 - 564 pages
...to the time and events in which this hero flourished. " Wharton ! the scorn and wonder of our days, 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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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 16

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - Anthologies - 1890 - 450 pages
...The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clew once found, unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confessed. Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise :...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1891 - 340 pages
...the first edition " J n now shall tell ; " alone, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confessed.1 Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, 180 Whose...praise : Born with whate'er could win it from the Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club...
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Journal, Volume 10

Royal Institution of Cornwall - Cornwall (England : County) - 1891 - 582 pages
...which kept up the communications with the coast, so that the original plan of operations is made clear. This clue once found unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, and Wharton stands confest. — Pope. The vicinity of British round camps is thereby explained, and the Cornish nomenclature of...
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Lord Chesterfield's Worldly Wisdom: Selections from His Letters and Characters

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1891 - 296 pages
...The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clew once found unravels all the rest, The prospect clears and Wharton stands confess'd.' Pope, Moral Essays, i. 174. Johnson, in his Life of Pope, denies the existence of any such...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1893 - 566 pages
...Cunning known; 175 The Fool consistent, and the False sincere; Priests, Princes, Women, no dissemblers here. This clue once found, unravels all the rest,...it from the Wise, Women and Fools must like him or he dies; Tho' wond'ring Senates hung on all he spoke, The Club must hail him master of the joke. 185...
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