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" The man that hails you Tom or Jack, And proves by thumps upon your back How he esteems your merit, Is such a friend, that one had need Be very much his friend indeed, .  "
Poems - Page 111
by William Cowper - 1826
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1875 - 772 pages
...Tom or Jack, And proves by thumping on your back His sense of your great merit, Is such a friend that one had need Be very much his friend indeed To pardon or to bear it. COWPER : On Friendship. Well-chosen friendship, the most noble Of virtues, all our joys makes double,...
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The Living Age, Volume 129

1876
...Tom or Jack, And proves by thumps upon your back How he esteems your merit, Is such a friend, that one had need Be very much his friend indeed, To pardon or to bear it. Friendship is a touchstone of merit. A man must have many good qualities, as well as a freedom from...
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Side-lights on Scripture Texts

Francis Jacox - Bible - 1877 - 376 pages
...generous warmth of a Christian gentleman, deals with such practical philosophers : " Some act upon the prudent plan, ' Say little, and hear all you can.'...policy, but hateful — So barren sands imbibe the shower, But render neither fruit nor flower, Unpleasant and ungrateful. The man I trust, if shy to...
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Carleton's Hand-book of Popular Quotations

G.W. Carleton & Co - Quotations, English - 1877 - 340 pages
...or Jack, And proves by thumping on your back His seuse of your great merit, Is such a i'un:Mi. that one had need Be very much his friend indeed To pardon or to bear it. — COWPER, Friendship. Friends— Alas ! they had been FRIENDS in youth ; But whispering tongues can...
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Geikie's school books. 1st (-6th) reading book, Volume 5

John Cunningham Geikie - 1877
...you Tom or Jack And proves by thumps upon your back How he esteems your merit, Is such a friend that one had need Be very much his friend indeed To pardon or to bear it. As similarity of mind, Or something not to be defined, First fixes our attention ; So, manners decent...
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A Dictionary of Poetical Illustrations: Specially Selected with View to the ...

Robert Aitkin Bertram - English language - 1877 - 748 pages
...Tom or Jack, And proves by thumping on your back His sense of your great merit, Is such a friend that j s N ! c ^M ! d A gC {˵ M( A $;H<? X a 5 — Cou'per. 1399. FRIENDSHIP. Boon of HAIL, friendship ! since the world began, Heaven's kindest,...
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The Juvenile instructor and companion, Volumes 28-29

Young people - 1877
...your back How he esteems your merit, " The man that hails you Tom or Jack, Is such a friend thatjone had need Be very much his friend indeed To pardon or to bear it." Some of these candid friends see a fault on the character like a fly on the nose, and not content to dust...
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Biennial Report of the President of the Board of Regents

1878
...Tom or Jack, And proves by thumps upon your back How he esteem» your merit, le such a friend, that one had need Be very much his friend indeed, To pardon or to bear it. As similarity of mind Or something not to be defined, First fixes our attention, So таппегя...
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Messages and Documents, Volume 10

Oregon - 1878
...Tom or Jack, And prove? hy thumps upon your back How he esteems your m «rit, le such a friend, thnt one had need Be very much his friend indeed, To pardon or to bear it. * As Hmilarity of mind Or something not to be defined. First fixes our attention, So manner* decent...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1878 - 772 pages
...Tom or Jack, And proves by thumping on your back His sense of your great merit, Is such a friend that one had need Be very much his friend indeed To pardon or to bear it. COWPER : On Friendship. Well-chosen friendship, the most noble ,Of virtues, all our joys makes double,...
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