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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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Edward Wortley Montagu: An Autobiography [ficious], Volume 3

Edward Vaughan Kenealy - 1869
...— do you remember Dryden's lines ?" and with a melancholy emphasis she whispered into my ear — " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet fooled...repay ; To-morrow's falser than the former day ; Lies more, and when it says we shall be bleat With some new joy, cuts off what we possest. Strange cozenage...
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The Gentle Life: Essays in Aid of the Formation of Character. 2d Series

James Hain Friswell - 1869 - 312 pages
...: — " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat : Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit, t > Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay. To-morrow's...the former day ; Lies worse ; and while it says we should be blest With some new joys, cuts off what we possest." And this view of life is quite true....
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Historic Ninepins: A Book of Curiosities, where Old and Young May Read ...

John Timbs - History - 1869 - 348 pages
...lines : — When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet, fool'd with hope, men favour the deceitTrust 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, cuts off what we possest, Strange cozenage...
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Home Pictures of English Poets, for Fireside and Schoolroom

Kate Sanborn - English poetry - 1869 - 291 pages
...the generous act, Is the great mind's great bribe." " Few know the use of life, before 'tis past." " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet, fooled with hope, men favor the deceit ; Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay ; To-morrow's falser than the former day...
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AMONG MY BOOKS

JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL. A.M. - 1870
...example of Dryden, I shall quote the whole, though my purpose aims mainly at the latter verses : — " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat ; Yet, fooled...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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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

1870 - 597 pages
...Dryden s dramatic performances. " — Scott. M FROM AURENGZEBE. HUMAN LIFE. When I consider life, 't is all a cheat ; Yet, fooled with hope, men favour the...former day ; Lies worse ; and while it says we shall be blest With some new joys cuts off what we possesseu. Strange cozenage ! None would live past years...
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AMONG MY BOOKS

JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL - 1898
...Yet, fooled with Hope, men favor 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. Strange cozenage ! none would live past years again,...
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An Autobiography

1870 - 540 pages
...poet. Do you remember Dryden's lines?" and with melancholy emphasis she whispered into my ear — " When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, Yet fooled with hope, men favor the deceit, Trust on, and think to-morrow will repay ; To-morrow's falser than the former day...
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Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell: Astraea Redux; Annus Mirabilis ...

John Dryden - 1871 - 294 pages
...been often quoted, and cannot be quoted too often, is one of many ' beauties' of ' Aurengzebe':— ' When I consider life, '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...
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Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell: Astraea Redux; Annus Mirabilis ...

John Dryden - 1871 - 294 pages
...the University of Oxford, 1673, P- 42o of Globe edition. ' When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat, r; 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...
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