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|Example: -J ^inivifT. A wit's a feather, and a chief's a rod, An honest man's the |
noblest work of God. Or thus, A fox is cunning, ugly is a toad, An honest man's the
noblest work of God. Or thus, Honour the king, wherever's his abode, An honest ...
|"AN HONEST MAN IS THE NOBLEST WORK OF GOD." What ! Honesty the |
perfection of virtue 1 What ! Is that the noblest creature of God, which is consistent
with the most consummate selfishness, and which may exist in unjarring harmony
|An honest Man's the noblest work of God". Fame but from death a villain's name |
can save, , Justice tears his body from the grave; When what t oblivion better
were resign'd, poison half mankind. All fame is foreign, but of true desert; Plays ...
|As I am upon this subject, let me cite another coincidence between Pope and |
Fletcher, not to my knowledge pointed out before” Pope, in his “ Essay on Man,"
has the well-known line— “ An honest man's the noblest work of God." Fletcher,
|I should therefore guess these two works by Beaumont chiefly. The latter was |
once very popular : I ... Pope, in his " Essay on Man," has the well-known line — "
An honest man's the noblest work of God." I Fletcher, in his poem on "An Honest ...
|His trade brought him into close contact with thinkers and their works, and thus |
nurtured his thirst for knowledge. Gradually young Franklin developed ... THE
NOBLEST WORK OF GOD. Pope wrote, " An honest man's the noblest work of
|HONESTY. Because I cannot flatter, and speak fair, Smile in men's faces, smooth, |
deceive, and cog, Duck with French nods and apish courtesy, I must be held a ...
A wit's a feather, and a chiefs a rod ; An honest man's the noblest work of God.
|An honest man, close-buttoned to the chin, Broadcloth without, and a warm heart |
within. Cowpkr Epistle to ... A wit's a feather, and a chief a rod ; An honest man's
the noblest work of God. Pope. Etrny on Man. Epistle iv. 1. 247. Princes and lords
W. V. Byars - 1901 - Read
|... comes to all, but torture without end. —Milton : * Paradise Lost,* Book I. I is the |
wrath of God — his hate of sin. ... Princes and lords are but the breath of kings ; •
An honest man's the noblest work of God. * — Burns : • Cotter's Saiu rday Night* ...