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" Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss ; A fool might once himself alone expose, Now one in verse makes many more in prose. 'Tis with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. "
Poetical Works: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author - Page 74
by Alexander Pope - 1860
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Telling Time: Clocks, Diaries, and English Diurnal Form, 1660-1785

Stuart Sherman - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 323 pages
...couplet published two weeks after Gay's "Letter," found the two procedures close enough for simile. Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own.4 Pope here echoes a comparison used by Suckling in the epilogue to his play Aglaura (1638): But...
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Common Courtesy in Eighteenth-century English Literature

William Bowman Piper - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 200 pages
...has indicated in the reference to pharmacy. Near the beginning of the poem comes this observation, "'Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none / Go just alike, yet each believes his own," an extremely subtle exercise in social ingratiation. Every one of us but a certain one — a certain...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope, Pat Rogers - Poetry - 1998 - 226 pages
...offence To tire our patience, than mislead our sense. Some few in that, but numbers err in this, Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss; A fool might...rare, True taste as seldom is the critic's share; Both must alike from Heaven derive their light, These born to judge, as well as those to write. Let such...
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Merriam-Webster's Manual for Writers and Editors

Merriam-Webster, Inc - Reference - 1998 - 424 pages
...around them. A space is usually inserted before and after the slash. Alexander Pope once observed: " 'Tis with our judgments as our watches, none / Go just alike, yet each believes his own." 2 Capitals and Italics Beginnings 36 Proper Nouns and Adjectives 38 Other Styling Conventions 54 Words...
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Studies in Criticism and Aest

Howard Anderson - Aesthetics, British - 1999 - 419 pages
...is probably Warburton's most interesting critical discovery. Pope writes in the Essay on Criticism: 'Tis with our judgments, as our watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In Poets as true genius is but rare, True Taste as seldom is the Critic's share; Both must alike from...
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The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Poetry

John Sitter - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 298 pages
...matter in terms of a deceptively simple analogy that seems to allow for a lot of individual variation: "'Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none / Go just alike, yet each believes his own" (lines 9-10). Behind the analogy, however (and almost obscured by the easy simplicity and apparently...
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The Difference Satire Makes: Rhetoric and Reading from Jonson to Byron

Fredric V. Bogel - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 262 pages
..."get" from one couplet to the next, or what the implicit argumentative links between couplets are: 'Tis with our Judgments as our Watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In Poets as true Genius is but rare, True Taste as seldom is the Critichi Share; Both must alike from...
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - Electronic books - 2007 - 344 pages
...constituted, that all see, and judge better, in the affairs of other men, than in their own." — Terence "Tis with our judgments as our watches; none go just alike, yet each believes his own watch." — Alexander Pope "The outcome justifies the deeds." — Ovid proverb "The end justifies the...
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Overcoming Inertia in School Reform: How to Successfully Implement Change

R. Murray Thomas - Business & Economics - 2002 - 217 pages
...moved to strike. (Shakespeare, 1987, p. 1241) From An Essay on Criticism by Alexander Pope (1688-1744): Tis with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In poets as true genius is but rare, True taste as seldom is the critic's share. (Aldington, 1941,...
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The Cure of Folly: A Psychiatrist's Cautionary Tale

Gordon Warme - Medical - 2003 - 300 pages
...were the reef, We were the formal nightmare, grief And the unlucky rose. LIFE TURIIS ITS Own PAGES 'Tis with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. ALEXANDER POPE For two months, Mr. Allen and I met four times a week but he then reduced his visits...
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