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" AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war ; Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's... "
The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge - Page 406
1774
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The tale of a modern genius, or, The miseries of Parnassus: in a ..., Volume 3

John Fitzgerald Pennie - 1827
...And waged with Fortune an eternal war ; Checked by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty'* unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath...Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown." Tit- Minstrel ; or, The Prsgnss if Otnius, L Cottage. DEAR FRANK, I HAVE the felicity to inform you,...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...lias felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war; Checked by the scoff + lias pined alone, Then dropped. into the grave, uu pitied and unknown! And yet the languor of inglorious...
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The Poetical Works of James Beattie

James Beattie - 1831 - 239 pages
...felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war ; Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! II. Would shrink to hear the obstreperous...
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The Poetical Works of James Beattie

James Beattie - 1831 - 239 pages
...felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war ; Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! And yet the langour of inglorious...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war; Cbeck'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropp'd into the grave, unpitled and unknown 1 II. And yet, the languor of inglorious...
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The Nautical Magazine: A Technical and Critical Journal for the Officers of ...

Naval art and science - 1851
...Ha* felt the influence of malignant star, And wag'd with fortune an eternal war? Check'd by the scoff of pride, by Envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar; In life's low vale remote has pin'd alone, Then drop'd into the grave, unpiticd and unknown!" How far the conclusion was likely,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war? Checked by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropped into the grave, un1 >it in I and unknown! [From The Minstrel.] THE CHARMS...
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A Help to Young Writers

President of a college - English language - 1836 - 144 pages
...Hath felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war; Check'a by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable...remote hath pined alone, , Then dropt into the grave unpiiied and unknown 1" Q,. What is the shortest stanza in our language? A. That which consists of...
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The Book of Human Character, Volume 2

Charles Bucke - Anecdotes - 1837
...Has felt the influence of malignant star; And waged with fortune an eternal war. Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale, remote, has pined alone, Then dropp'd into the grave—unpitied and unknown!' Seatlie; Minstrel. CCX. WHOSE...
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The buds of hope, a collection of miscellaneons poems

Margaret Richardson - 1839
...felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with fortune an eternal war ; Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale, remote has pin'd alone. Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown." BEATTIE'S MINSTREL. POEMS. THE CORONATION....
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