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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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Lectures on the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1845 - 222 pages
...far-fetched conceit or quaint imagery. The matter is sense, but the form is wit. Thus the lines in Pope — " Tis with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike; yet each believes his own — " are witty rather than poetical ; because the truth they convey is a mere dry observation on human...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed, a Life of the ...

Alexander Pope - 1846
...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...expose; Now one in verse makes many more in prose. 'Tis wilji our . mdgments its our watches: none Gojust alike, yet each believes his own. 10 In poets as...
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Materials for thinking extracted from the works of the learned of all ages

1846
...shillings to try, I will show you what I can do. — Tucher's Light of Nature. DCCVIII. Judgments.— It is with our judgments as our watches, none go just alike, yet each believes his own. — Pope. Luxuiij.—Vfhea I behold a fashionable table set out in all its magnificence, I fancy that...
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The works of Alexander Pope, with notes and illustrations, by ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1847
...mislead our sense. Some few in that, but numbers err in this, 5 Ten censure wrong for one who wiites amiss ; A fool might once himself alone expose, Now...but rare, True Taste as seldom is the Critic's share ; COMMENTARY. mischief in wrong criticism than in ill poetry ; this only tiring, that misleading the...
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Exercises in Reading and Speaking

Salem Town - Elocution - 1847 - 408 pages
...rewards to merit, and punishment to crime. Business sweetens pleasure, as labor sweetens rest. 'T is with our judgments as our watches ; none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. Many persons mistake the love for the practice of virtue. A friend exaggerates a man's virtues ; an...
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A Whim, and Its Consequences

George Payne Rainsford James - English fiction - 1847 - 442 pages
...other cuckoos, I dare say. There are some of them fast, some of them slow, like men's minds — * 'T is with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike , yet each believes his own/ Can you give me any notion how much your cuckoo clock was usually before the church clock? It differed,...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 12

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1847
...man's the goud for a' that." " True as the dial to the sun, Although it be not shined upon." " 'Tie with our judgments as our watches, none Go just alike ; yet each believes his own " Or this, from the teeming pen of Shakspeare : — " A woman moved is like a fountain troubled. Muddy,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a ..., Volumes 1-2

Alexander Pope - 1848
...offence To tire our patience, than mislead our sense. Some few in that, hut numhers err in this; Ten censure wrong' for one who writes amiss A fool might...prose. 'Tis with our judgments as our watches; none Gojust aliko, yet each helieves his own. 10 Both must alike from Heaven derive their light, These horn...
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The Moral Probe: Or One Hundred and Two Common Sense Essays on the Nature of ...

Levi Carroll Judson - Conduct of life - 1848 - 336 pages
...clearing out the Augean stable, as the only means of safety, for themselves and our country. OPINION. 'Tis with our judgments as our watches — none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. — Pope. IF Pope wrote truly of the people at the time he penned the above lines, they were composed...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Revised and arranged expressly for the ...

Alexander Pope - 1849
...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...watches, none Go just alike, yet each believes his own. In poets as true genius is but rare, True taste as seldom is the critics' share ; Both must alike from...
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