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" tis all a cheat, Yet, fooled with hope, men favour the deceit ; Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay ; To-morrow's falser than the former day ; Lies worse ; and, while it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. "
The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ... - Page 171
by John Dryden - 1808
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Questions in Political Economy, Politics, Morals, Metaphysics, Polite ...

Samuel Bailey - Economics - 1823 - 400 pages
...says; and I may also quote the celebrated lines of Dryden, equally philosophical and poetical : — When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet, fooled...day ; Lies worse ; and, while it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. Strange cozenage ! None would live past years again...
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Floral Emblems

Henry Phillips - Emblems - 1825 - 352 pages
...the scythe. " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet fool'd by hope men favour the deceit, Live on, and think to-morrow will repay; To-morrow's falser than the former day ; Lies more ; and when it says we shall be blest With some new joy, takes off what we possess. Strange cozenage...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1826
...to give him this small testimony of my regard." When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit ; Trust on, and think...former day ; Lies worse ; and while it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. Strange cozenage ! none would live past years again...
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The Gossip; or, Literary, domestic, and useful recorder, by Francis Fiddlewood

Francis Fiddlewood (pseud.) - 1826
...— " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, , Yet, fool'il li.v hope men favour the deceit, Live on, and think to-morrow will repay : To-morrow's falser than the former day : Lies more ; and when it says we shaft be blest With some new joy, take* oif what we possest. Strange cozenage...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 3

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...his meanest subject. — Sir P. Sidney. DXXIX. When I consider Life, 'tis all a cheat: Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit; Trust on, and think...repay; To-morrow's falser than the former day; Lies more, and while it says we shall be bless'd With some new joys; cuts off what we possess'd: Strange...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - 1829
...of his meanest subject.—Sir P. Sidney. DXXIX. When I consider Life, 'tis all a cheat: Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit; Trust on, and think...repay; To-morrow's falser than the former day; Lies more, and while it says we shall be bless'd With some new joys; cuts off what we possess'd: Strange...
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The island bride, in six cantos

John Hobart Caunter - 1830
...HOLLES-STREET. 1830. THE ISLAND BRIDE. CANTO I. When I consider life, 'da all a cheat; Yet, fooled by hope, men favour the deceit — Trust on, and think...to-morrow will repay. To-morrow's falser than the former dayLies worse, and, whilst it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1831
...Drydeu, equally philosophical and poetical : " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit ; Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay ; To-morrow 's falser than the former day ; Lies worse ; and while it says we shall be blest With so;nc...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of his tour to ..., Volume 8

James Boswell - 1835
...Dryden, equally philosophical and poetical : — " When I consider life, 't is all a cheat, Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit — Trust on, and...day ; Lies worse ; and, while it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. Strange cozenage ! none would live past years again...
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Dacre: A Novel

Frances Talbot Parker Countess of Morley - English fiction - 1835
...enjoyment of a short tete-a-tete. CHAPTER XX. When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat ; Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit ; Trust on, and think...former day ; Lies worse, and, while it says we shall be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest. ' DRYDEH. IT certainly is a most fortunate circumstance...
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