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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 Bizarre Notes and Queries in History, Folk-lore ..., Volumes 3-4

1886
...Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with future an eternal war; Checked hy 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 ! " ( 186 ) QUESTIONS. (a) Who was...
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A Sketch of Chester Harding, Artist: Drawn by His Own Hand

Chester Harding - Portrait painting, American - 1890 - 264 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, hath pined alone, Then dropped into the grave, unpitied and unknown ? " Sunday, February 27. Two months of my...
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Orthometry: A Treatise on the Art of Versification and the Technicalities of ...

Robert Frederick Brewer - English language - 1893 - 376 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, unpilied and unknown. Bcattie. Dr. Beattie says of this...
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The Classic and the Beautiful from the Literature of Three ..., Volume 2

Henry Coppée - Literature - 1895
...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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The Love-letters of Mr. H. & Miss R.: 1775-1779

James Hackman, Martha Reay, Sir Herbert Croft - English letters - 1895 - 221 pages
...influence of malignant star. And wag'd with fortune an eternal war ! Check'd by the scoff of pride, and envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath pin'd alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! Such was the short and incredible life...
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The Poets and Poetry of Linlithgowshire: An Anthology of the County

Alexander M. Bisset - English poetry - 1896 - 352 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." Whether or not such thoughts as Beattie has here sofeelingly portrayed surged through...
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Abbotsford Series of the Scottish Poets,

George Eyre-Todd - 1896
...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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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 3

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1898
...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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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and ..., Volume 3

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1903
...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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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...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 ! The Minstrel, Bk. I. j. BEATTIE....
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