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" Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego, All earth-born cares are wrong ; Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long. "
The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Letters from a citizen of the ... - Page 270
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1825
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Morning Exercises for the Closet: for Every Day in the Year ...

William Jay - Calendars - 1829 - 568 pages
...a man a stranger and a pilgrim upon earth : and then reason, as well as faith, says to him, " Turn, pilgrim, turn ; thy cares forego ; " All earth-born...wrong : " Man wants but little here below ; " Nor wants that little long." — But as to spiritual good, they may well say, The lines are fallen unto...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...side, A guiltless feast I briug ; A scrip, with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spriug yon. My prayers ! no, I must never pray again. Prayer» have their blessings, wants that little long." '* V>u%,4 ENGLISH LITERATURE. 143 Soft as the dew from heaven descends, Hie...
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Poëmata: textum ad praestantissimas editiones recognitum, et praecipua ...

Horace - 1830 - 612 pages
...solicitous about the wants of a life that asks but few things for its support." Compare Goldsmith. " Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego ; All earth-born...cares are wrong : Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long.'* 5. Fttfit retro. Equivalent to recedit. The term retro contains a beautiful...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...The Fryar of Orders Gray, in Reliq. of Ancient Poetry, Vol. I. p. S43. — ** Then, pilgrim, tarn, thy cares forego; All earth-born cares are wrong : Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long." Soft as the dew from heav'n descends, His gentle accents fell ; The modest...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...first visit, the longing bridegroom lifts the veil to sec a face he had never * Our author has repealed eighbours, carra forego; AU «mh-born cares are Man w suua \>\A \\VV\e \№Т Nor seen before ; but instead of...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: With a Life and Notes, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1835
...side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. " Then, pilgrim, turn ; thy cares forego ; All earth-born...cares are wrong : Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long." * Soft as the dew from heaven descends, His gentle accents fell : The modest...
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Instructive and Entertaining Lessons for Youth: With Rules for Reading with ...

Noah Webster - Readers - 1835 - 252 pages
...side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego ; All earth-born...cares are wrong : Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long.' Soft as the dew from heaven descends, His gentle accents fell : The modest...
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The Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1836 - 118 pages
...side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. ' Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego ; All earth-born...cares are wrong ; Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long.' Soft as the dew from heaven descends, His gentle accents fell : The modest...
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Principles of elocution

William Graham (teacher of elocution.) - 1837
...side A guiltless feast I bring ; A scrip with herbs and fruit supplied, And water from the spring. Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego ; All earth-born...cares are wrong, Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long." Soft as the dew from heaven descends, His gentle accents fell : The modest...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...side A guiltless feast I bring; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. « Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego; All earth-born...cares are wrong; Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long.» Soft as the dew from heaven descends, His gentle accents fell: The modest...
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