Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Regard not then if wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading notion of the town; They reason and conclude by precedent, 410 And own stale nonsense which they ne'er... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 101
by Samuel Johnson - 1779
Full view - About this book

Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810 - 597 pages
...warm the last; tho' each may feel increases and decays, and see now clearer and now darker days. 405 Regard not then if wit be old or new, but blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, hut catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812
...warm the last ; Tho' each may feel encreases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days. 405 Regard not then if Wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope

Horace - Criticism - 1812 - 171 pages
...warm the last; Tho' each may feel increases and decays. And see now clearer and now darker days. 4O5 Regard not then if wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 1

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...judgement of fo great an author; but 1 think it fair to' Irjve the decilion to the publick. Dfv/I?n. — Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the fpreading notion of the town. Pope. * To ADVANCE, -vni Ta come forward. — At this the youth, whofe vent'rous foul No fears of magic...
Full view - About this book

The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...clearer and now darker days. Regard not then if wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading notion of the town ; They reason and conclude by precedent, And own stale nonsense which...
Full view - About this book

The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...warm the last; Though each may feel increases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days. Regard not then if wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822
...warm the last ; Tho' each may feel increases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days. 405 Regard not then if Wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations ..., Volumes 3-4

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824
...Ancients excel; Tho' each may feel encreases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days, 405 Regard not then if Wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a Judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824
...Ancients excel; Tho' each may feel encreases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days, 405 Regard not then if Wit be old or new, But blame the false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a Judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book

Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...warm the last; (Though each may feel increases and decays, And see now clearer and now darker days.) ead false, and value still the true. Some ne'er advance a judgment of their own, But catch the spreading...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF