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" As Rochefoucault his Maxims drew From Nature, I believe them true ; They argue no corrupted mind In him ; the fault is in mankind. This maxim more than all the rest Is thought too base for human breast, ' In all distresses of our friends We first consult... "
A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Swift. Thompson. Watts ... - Page 142
1794
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An essay on man [by A. Pope]. With some humourous verses on the death of ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1736 - 12 pages
...»« tnellieurs amis mus treu<vons toujours qutlque chofes, yui fie nous dtplaijl fas. S Rockfiucault his Maxims drew From Nature, I believe them true :...more than all the reft, Is thought too bafe for human lire-alt : " In all Diftrefles of our Friends " We firft confult our -private Ends : " While Nature,...
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Verses on the Death of Dr. S----. D.S.P.D.: Occasioned by Reading a Maxim in ...

Jonathan Swift - 1739 - 44 pages
...Verfes on the Death of the Rev. Do&or S Rod>efot(catdt his Maxims drew? From Nature, I believe 'em true : They argue no corrupted Mind In him ; the Fault...than all the reft • Is thought too bafe for human Breaft 3 '* In all Diftrefles of our Friends *' We firft confult our private Ends,' " While Nature...
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Miscellanies. In Four Volumes, Volume 2

Jonathan Swift - 1742
...quelque chafes, qui ne nous de» pla[ft pas. AS Rochfwcault his Maxims drew From Nature, I believe 'em true; They argue no corrupted Mind In him ; The Fault is in Mankind. This Maxim more than aU the reft Is thought too bafe for human Breaft : «• In all Diftrefles of our Friends " We firft...
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The works of ... Jonathan Swift, Volume 8

Jonathan Swift - 1752 - 80 pages
...} VERSES <- • . • ON THE DEATH OF A S Rocbefoucault his Maxims drew From Nature, I believe 'em true :" They argue no corrupted Mind In him; the Fault...more than all the reft Is thought too bafe for human Breaft ; " In all Diftrefles of our Friends <c We firft confult our private Ends, " While Nature kindly...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Accurately Revised in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...deplaiji pas. In the adverfity of our bcft friends we always find fomething that doth not dilpleafe us. AS Rochefoucault his maxims drew From nature, I believe...more than all the reft Is thought too bafe for human breaft : " In all diftrejfles of our friends " We firft confult our private ends ; " While nature,...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...deplaijl pas. In the adverfity of our bcfl friends we always find fomething that doth not difpleafe us. AS Rochefoucault his maxims drew From nature, I believe...more than all the reft Is thought too bafe for human breaft : " In all diftrefTes of our friends " We firft confult our private ends ; While nature, kindly...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1757
...friends we always find fomething that doth not difpleafe us. Written in Nov. 1731. » AS Rochefoncault his maxims drew ^^ From nature, I believe them true...fault is in mankind. THIS maxim more than all the reft J Is thought too bafe for human breaft : " In all diftrefles of our friends " We firft confult our...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 23

Books - 1760
...as Swift juftly obferves of the French Moralift, " As Rochfoucault his maxims drew *' From Nature, 1 believe them true : " They argue no corrupted mind •' In him : the fault is in mankind." Art. 10. The Rudiments of Navigation. Demonjlrated and il-i luftrated in a plain and familiar Manner,...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 6

Jonathan Swift - 1768
...fomething that doth not difpleafe us. S Rochefoucault his maxims drew From nature, I believe them true j argue no corrupted mind In him ; the fault is in mankind....more than all the reft Is thought too bafe for human breaft i << In all diftrefles of our friends c< We firft confult our private ends ; " While nature,...
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The Works of Dr Jonathan Swift, Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin. In Thirteen ...

Jonathan Swift - 1774
...of our beft friends, we. always find fomething that doth not difpleafe us. Written in Nov. 1731. I AS Rochefoucault his maxims drew From nature, I believe...fault is in mankind. This maxim more than all the reft t; Is thought too bale for human breaft : " In all diftrefles of our friends " We firft confult our...
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