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" As fancy opens the quick springs of sense, We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. "
The Works of Alexander Pope - Page 246
by Alexander Pope - 1822
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1878 - 600 pages
...springs of sense, We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain ; Confine the thought, to exercise the breath ; And...words till death. 160 Whate'er the talents, or howe'er designed, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A poet the first day he dips his quill ; And what...
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The Lives of the Chief Justices of England, Volume 3

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1878
...politicians : — " We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain ; Confine the thought to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. Whate'er the talents, or howe'er design'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind: A poet the first...
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Longer English Poems: With Notes, Philological and Explanatory, and an ...

John Wesley Hales - Authors, English - 1878 - 427 pages
...springs of Sense, V/e ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain ; Confine the thought to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death." By all means let the pupil " ask ;" but let him first ask himself. As for matters which he certainly...
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Pope. Essay on man, ed. by M. Pattison

Alexander Pope - 1878
...words and things he pursues again in the Dunciad, in satirising grammar-school education, 4. 159 : ' Confine the thought to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of wo:ds till death." / / •* -^, '•^•7 , . - ' J Sť*> 4 '-• ...
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The Popular History of England, Volumes 5-6

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1880
...springs of sense, We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit. and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath ; And keep them in the paie of wurds till death. Whate'er the talents, orhowe'er design*d( We hang one jingling padlock on...
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Pope: Essay on Man

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1881 - 122 pages
...words and things he pursues again in the Dunciad, in satirising grammar-school education, 4. 159 : 'Confine the thought to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death.' November, 1882. BOOKS PR1NTED AT AND PUBLISHED FOR THE UNIVERSITY BY HEM-BY FROWDE, AT THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY...
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The Popular History of England, Volume 5

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1881
...chain, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath ; And keep them in the pale of words till death. Whate'er the talents, or howe'er design'd, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind I A poet the first day, he dips his quill ; And what the last ? a very poet still. Pity 1 the charm...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1882 - 10 pages
...springs of Sense, We ply the Memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel Wit, and double chain on chain ; Confine the thought, to exercise the breath;' And keep them in the pale of Words till death. 100 Whate'er the talents, or howe'er design'd, We hang one jingling padlock 4 on the mind: A Poet the...
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Learned in the Law: Or, Examples and Encouragements from the Lives of ...

William Henry Davenport Adams - Great Britain - 1882 - 392 pages
...exclaims the poet, — " We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain ; Confine the thought to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death. Whate'er the talents, or howe'er designed, We hang one jingling padlock on the mind : A poet the first...
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Teaching and Teachers: Or, The Sunday-school Teacher's Teaching Work and the ...

Henry Clay Trumbull - Sunday school teachers - 1884 - 390 pages
...words we teach alone. We ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain, Confine the thought, to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death." That will answer for the servants of the Goddess of Dullness ; but it is not the way for those who...
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