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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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A Memoir of the Revd. Joshua Parry: Nonconformist Minister of Cirencester ...

Charles Henry Parry - Dissenters, Religious - 1872 - 476 pages
...Aurengzebe, which has been so much applauded : — / " ' 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 wh.it we possess'd. ' Strange cozenage ! None would live past years...
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The book of birthdays

Book - 1872
...is most truly what Dryden sternly describes : — 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 when it says we shall be blest With some new joy, cuts off" what we possest. Strange cozenage...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...of Dryden, 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...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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A Literary History of England

Tucker Brooke, Matthias A.. Shaaber - Literary Criticism - 1959 - 462 pages
...substance and more sinuous in its rhythms. Aureng-Zebe's meditations at times are quiet even to melancholy: 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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Travels in the Mogul Empire, AD 1656-1668

Francois Bernier - India - 1996 - 497 pages
...Scene r, ihc best lines in the play : — Aur. 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 ilay ; Lies worse ; and, while it says, we shall be blest With...
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Rhetorica Movet: Studies in Historical and Modern Rhetoric in Honour of ...

Heinrich Franz Plett, Peter Lothar Oesterreich, Thomas O. Sloane - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 545 pages
...late request; Is no return due from a grateful breast? I grow impatient, till I find some way Aureng: When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat; Yet fooled...will repay: To-morrow's falser than the former day; Aureng-Zebe IV 258 Or: Must I at length the sword of justiee draw? Oh, cursed effects of necessary...
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Restoration Literature: An Anthology

Paul Hammond - Literary Collections - 2002 - 437 pages
...Dryden's rhymed heroic plays, performed 1675, printed 1676. This speech is from 1v. i. 33-44. Aureng-Zebe. When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat; Yet, fooled...former day; Lies worse; and while it says, 'We shall be blessed With some new joys', cuts off what we possessed. Strange coz'nage! None would live past years...
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Politics of Influence

Graham Wootton - Social Science - 1998 - 316 pages
...directness of approaches to the Cabinet? It cannot be that, in dealing with a Ministry: '. . . fool'd with hope, men favour the deceit; Trust on, and think tomorrow will repay . . .' because one knows (and generally ex-servicemen knew) that the decisions they sought were not...
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October Light

John Gardner - Fiction - 2005 - 399 pages
...his mouth. Santisillia recited dramatically: When I consider Life, 'tis all a Cheat; Yet, FooFd by Hope, men favour the Deceit, Trust on, and think Tomorrow...will repay! Tomorrow's falser than the former Day . . . 366 It was that instant that the earthquake broke loose in earnest. Peter Wagner rolled blindly,...
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