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" Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Whether in florid impotence he speaks, And, as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, , Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad,... "
A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the ... - Page 147
by John Burke - 1832
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The Living Age, Volume 17

1848
...beauty ne'er enjoys ; As well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray. As shallow streams...speaks, And as the prompter breathes the puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Ert , familiar toad ! Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, In pun or politics,...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1865 - 480 pages
...Line 283. Satire or sense, alas ! can Sporus feel, Who breaks a butterfly upon a wheel ? Line 307. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Line 314. Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust. Line 333. Me, let the tender office long...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, with Life of the Author and Notes by J ...

Alexander Pope - 1867 - 526 pages
...beauty ne'er enjoys : So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams...And, as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, 320 In puns, or...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

1867
...beauty ne'er enjoys: So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams...speaks, And, as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaka^ Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, In puns,...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations - 1867 - 715 pages
...look down on the hate of those below. Byron, Ch.H. in. 45. EMPTINESS — see Ignorance, Shallowness. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Pope,Ep. toArb. EMULATION. • Whoe'er excels in what we prize, * Appears a hero in our eyes. Swift,...
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Edward Wortley Montagu: An Autobiography [ficious], Volume 3

1869
...curd of asses' milk ? Satire or sense alas ! can Sporus feel ? Who breaks a butterfly upon the wheel ? Eternal smiles his emptiness betray As shallow streams...And as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks, Or at the ear of Eve,* familiar toad, Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad. Amphibious thing...
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Essays on English Writers

James Hain Friswell - English literature - 1869 - 360 pages
...help'd to bury whom he help'd to starve ; he pictures another (Lord Hervey, a literary peer) thus — Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams...speaks, And as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks ; Or, at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, In puns, or politics,...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, ed. with notes and intr. memoir by A.W ...

sir Adolphus William Ward - 1869 - 505 pages
...civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite.; Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, 315 As shallow streams run dimpling all the 'way. Whether...And, as the prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar Toad4, Half froth6, half venom, spits himself abroad, ЗЮ In puns,...
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Treasury of choice quotations

1869
...Line 283. Satire or sense, alas ! can Sporus feel, Who breaks a butterfly upon a wheel ? Line 307. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Line 314. Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust. Line 333. Me, let the tender office long...
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Book of Elegant Poetical Extracts

John T. Watson - Quotations - 1869 - 506 pages
...all his jokes, for many a joke had he. GOLDSMITH'S Deserted CHEERFULNESS - MIRTH - SMILE, &c. Ill1 Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. POPE. Sport, that wrinkled Care derides,And Laughter, holding both his sides. MILTON Lively and gossiping,...
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