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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 Westminster Review, Volume 160

1903
...to stand too wide ; 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 Wm-ds till death." •' classics " and " classical " to the old masters. If words are taken to mean...
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Pennsylvania School Journal, Volume 52

Education - 1903
...ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit. and double chain on chain. Confine the thoughts, to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words til! death." Beneath the surface of Pope's fine satire is a lesson in pedagogy that it is well for...
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The Recitation

Samuel Hamilton - Teaching - 1906 - 351 pages
...ply the memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain. Confine the thoughts, to exercise the breath, And keep them in the pale of words till death." Beneath the surface of Pope's fine satire is a lesson in pedagogy that it is well for us to heed. We...
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English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...springs of sense, 156 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, 161 We hang one jingling padlock on the mind: A poet the...
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Selected Poems of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1916 - 146 pages
...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...dips his quill; And what the last? A very Poet still. 98 Lost, lost too soon in yonder House or Hall. There truant WYNDHAM ev'ry Muse gave o'er, There TALBOT...
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English Childhood: Wordsworth's Treatment of Childhood in the Light of ...

Adolph Charles Babenroth - Children in literature - 1922 - 401 pages
...asking questions, 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. (IV) The footnote...
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The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

Marshall McLuhan - Social Science - 1962 - 293 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. 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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Samuel Johnson & the Impact of Print

Alvin B. Kernan - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 357 pages
...students' education: 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. Criticism and textual scholarship were encouraged at this time by the increasing availability of different...
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Falling Towers: The Trojan Imagination in The Waste Land, The Dunciad, and ...

John A. Richardson - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 190 pages
...evident from his great series of containment images and his boast of the effect of rhyming mnemonics. A Poet the first day, he dips his quill; And what the last? a very Poet still. (84:163-64) The metJiod is to fix the pupils at the jingling stage and make their writing, and their...
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Critical Literacy: Politics, Praxis, and the Postmodern

Maxine Greene - Education - 1993 - 443 pages
...memory, we load the brain, Bind rebel wit, and double chain on chain; Confine the thought, to exercize the breath; And keep them in the pale of words till death. Alexander Pope My confrontation with Felix Aprahamian's program notes was a minor, if enlightening,...
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