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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 Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal - Page 79
by Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - 1774
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The Book of Scottish Poems: Ancient and Modern

John Ross - English poetry - 1878 - 760 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 dropp'd into the grave, unpitied and unknown! And yet the languor of inglorious...
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An Empire of Information: Uniting Four Regions of Thought ...

John McGovern - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1880 - 700 pages
...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, unpitied and unknown. Governments have nearly always...
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The poetical works of James Thomson, James Beattie, Gilbert West and John ...

James Thomson - 1881 - 436 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 ! IL And yet the languor of inglorious...
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Annals of the Church and Parish of Almondbury, Yorkshire

Charles Augustus Hulbert - Almondbury (England) - 1882 - 629 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 dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! A century has wrought a vast difference...
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Text-book of Poetry: From Wordsworth, Coleridge, Burns, Beattie, Goldsmith ...

Henry Norman Hudson - English poetry - 1882 - 694 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 dropp'd into the grave, unpitied and unknown P 2 And yet the languor of inglorious...
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One Hundred Modern Scottish Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices

David Herschell Edwards - English poetry - 1883
...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 dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown. " Mr Inglis' poems display both fancy...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English and American Poetry from Chaucer to ...

Edwin O. Chapman - American poetry - 1884 - 399 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 dropp'd into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! James Beattie TO THE MEMORY OF...
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Of Philosophy in the Poets

James Hutchison Stirling - English poetry - 1885 - 46 pages
...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, unpitied and unknown ! " But I may take the poets of...
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Truths illustrated by great authors [ed. by W. White].

Truths - 1885
...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 unknow ;i ! 3LtfT. — Shakespeare. So we'll...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 2

Literature - 1886
...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 unpitied and unknown ? And yet the languor of inglorious...
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