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" As fancy opens the quick springs of sense, We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. "
The Works of Alexander Pope - Page 246
by Alexander Pope - 1822
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Alexander Pope, Esq, Volume 2

William Ayre, Edmund Curll - Poets, English - 1745
...Memory, we load the Brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double Chain on Chain ; Confine the Thought to exercife the Breath ; And keep them in the Pale of Words till Death. In the Speech which this formidable Speflre makes' all the Errors of common fcholaftick Education are...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: The Dunciad

Alexander Pope - 1751
...Memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercife the breath ; And keep them in the pale of Words till death. 1 6q Whate'er the talents, or howe'er defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the rnind : A Poet...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: The Dunciad

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Memory, \ve load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercife the breath ; And keep them in the pale of Words till death. Whate'er the talents, or howe'er defign'd, i6l We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A Poet the...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 6

Alexander Pope - 1754
...Memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and doable chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercife the breath ; And keep them in the pale of Words till death. 160 Whatever the talents, or howe'er defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A Poet the firft...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1760
...Memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercife the breath ; And keep them in the pale of Words till death .160 Whate'er the talents, or howe'er defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind ; A Poet the firft day, he dips his quill ; And...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 34, Page 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercife the breath ; And keep them in the pale of Words till death. 160 Whate'er the talents, or howe'er defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A Poet the firft day, he dips his quill ; And...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 32-34

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Memory, we load tjle brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to ej<ercife the breath; And keep them in the pale of Words till death. 16o Whate'er the talents, or howe'cr defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A Poet the...
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A New Review: With Literary Curiosities and Literary Intelligence, Volume 1

1782
...greatly commended. " Words are man's province, words we teach alone j Confine the thought, to exercife the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. •' " Surely our author, when he paffed this cenfure, was illformed of what was taught and expefted...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 77-78

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...springs of sense, \Ve ply the memoir, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chnin, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath, And keep...on the mind: A poet the first day he dips his quill ; Arid what the last ? a very poet still. Pity ! the charm works only in our wall, 165 .Lost, lost...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1796
...memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Vyit, and double chain on chain, Con(ine the thought, to exercife the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. i Co \Vhate'er the talents, or howeVr defign'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind; A poet the...
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