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" In some fair body thus th' informing soul With spirits feeds, with vigour fills the whole, Each motion guides, and every nerve sustains; Itself unseen, but in th' effects remains. Some, to whom Heaven in wit has been profuse, Want as much more to turn... "
The Letters of the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son - Page 256
by Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - 1901
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...sustains, Itself unseen, but in th' effects remains. Some to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, So Want as much more to turn it to its use: For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1890 - 550 pages
...the whole, Each motion guides, and ev'ry nerve sustains; Itself unseen, but in th' effects, remains. Some, to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want...Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than spur the muse's steed; Bestrain bis fury, than prgyoke his speedj The winged...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...sustains, Itself unseen, but in th' effects remains. Some to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse 80 Want as much more to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...the whole, Each motion guides, and ev'ry nerve sustains; Itself unseen, but in th' effects remains. Some, to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want...its use; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than spur the Muse's steed j Hestrain...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...the whole; Each motion guides, and every nerve sustains, Itself unseen, but in the' effects remains. Some, to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want...its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Thongh meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Itcstraiu...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...sustains, Itself unseen, hut in th' effects remains. Some to whom Heav'n in wit has heen profuse 80 Want as much more to turn it to its use; For wit and judgment often are at strife; Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...the whole.; Each motion guides, and every nerve sustains, Itself unseen, but in the' effects remains. Some, to whom Heav'n in wit has been profuse, Want...Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur the Muses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : The winged...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...guides, and every nerve sustains, Itself unseen, but in the' effects remains. Some, to whom Heav'n iu wit has been profuse, Want as much more to turn it...Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide than spur theTVluses' steed, Restrain his fury than provoke his speed : The winged...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...motion guides, and ev'ry nerve sustains ; Itself unseen, but in th1 eiTcct remains. Some, lowhom Heaven in wit has been profuse, Want as much more, to turn it to its use; For wit end judgment often arc at strife, The' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Ti« more to guide,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...whom Heaven in wit has been profuse, Want as mnch more, to turn it to its use; For wit and jndgement often are at strife, Though meant each other's aid, like man and wife, 'Tis more to guide, than spur the muse's steed ; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed; The winged...
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