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" NOT to admire, is all the art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them so.' Plain truth, dear Murray, needs no flowers of speech, So take it in the very words of Creech. "
The British Poets: Including Translations ... - Page 30
by British poets - 1822
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The Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1738
...— 78 JVV/J cumpttuitamoMa eft. * Dottor of Bedlam. THE SIXTH EPISTLE OFTHE FIRST BOOK OF HORACE. OT to admire, is all the Art I know, " To make men happy, and to keep them fo." [Plain Truth, dear MURRAY, needs no flow'rs of So take it in the very words off Creech.] (fpeech,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...fhare, tidete kb a" the°ffi«s P hofe tranflation of Horace Ae P Jt STL E- -.yf, To Mr. MURRAY. OT to Admire, is all the Art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them fo." (Plain Truth, dear MURRAY, needs BO flow'rs of fpeech, So take it in the very words of Creech.)...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope - 1752
...lines are taken. P. VER. 6. flan that rife and fall,] The original is, EPISTLE VI. To Mr. MURRAY. , to admire, is all the Art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them fo." (Plain Truth, dear MURRAY, needs no flow'rs of fpeech, So take it in the very words of Creech.)...
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History of the Proceedings and Debates of the House of Commons

Great Britain. Parliament, Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords - Great Britain - 1783
...Jmirari ; bur, faid Qa . . • Mr. Mr. Hill, if we take our Englifh Poet's translation of tliefe words, Not to admire is all the art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them fo, there would hardly be an happy perfon to be found, as lie fuppofed there was not an individual...
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The works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In four volumes complete. With his last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...demi-god ? THE THE SIXTH EPISTLE of the FIRST BOOK OF HORACE. N , -m EPISTLE VI. To Mr. MURRAY. *' "^ ОТ to admire, is all the art I know, " To make men happy, and to keep them fo." (Plain truth, dear MURR A y, * needs no flow'rs of fpeech, So take it in the very words of Creech)...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Fear, had any fhare : fo he fupported his title to it by all the offices of true Friendfhip. " -KJ OT to admire, is all the Art I know, " •».^' To make men happy, and to keep them fo." (Plain Truth, dear MURRAY, needs no flowers of fpeech, So take it in the very words of Creech.)...
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The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle: In which are Included, Memoirs ..., Volume 1

Tobias Smollett - English fiction - 1784
...kind. The paffion of love never interrupted his tranquillity ; and if, as Mr. Creech fays after Horace, Not to admire is all the art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them fo ; Mr. Pickle was undoubtedly pone-fled of that invaluable fecret ; at leaft, he was never known...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1890 - 550 pages
...at one time, and had his house burned down, by th.e mot). Hls valuable library was thus destroyed, (Plain truth, dear Murray, needs no flowers of speech. So take it in the very words of Creech.1) This vault of air, this congregated ball. Self-centred sun, and stars that rise and fall,...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...ii. 393, where Johnson says : — ' A judge may be a farmer, but he is not to geld his own pigs.' * ' Not to admire is all the art I know To make men happy and to keep them so.' Pope, Imitations of Horace, Epistles, i. vi. 1. That August 26.] The influence of wealth. 127 That...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Imitations, moral ...

Alexander Pope - 1787
...how to ufo it. M 3 TH t SIXTH EPISTLE 0 FTHB FIRST BOOK OF HORACE. M 4 EPISTLE VI. To Mr. MURRAY. oT to admire, is all the Art I know, To make men happy, and to keep them fo." ( PlainTruth, dear MURRAY, needs no flow'rs offpeech, So take it in the very words of Creech.)...
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