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" Want as much more, to turn it to its use ; For wit and judgment often are at strife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide, than spur the Muse's steed; Restrain his fury, than provoke his speed: The winged courser, like a gen'rous... "
Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Alexander Pope, Esq: Faithfully ... - Page 64
by Edmund Curll - 1745
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Poetical Miscellanies: Consisting of Original Poems and Translations

English poetry - 1714 - 318 pages
...juft Standard , which is dill the fame. Pope. There are whom Heav'n has blefs'd with (lore of Wir, Yet want as much again to manage it : For Wit and Judgment ever are at Strife j Tho* meant each other's Aid, like Man and Wife: 'Tis more to guide, than fpur, the Mufe's Steed j...
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Works of Mister Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English letters - 1717 - 408 pages
...fuftains ; Itfelf unfeen, but in th' effe&s, remains. • There are whom heavrn has bleft with ftore of wit, Yet want as much again to manage it ; For wit- rand judgment ever are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide,...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

Alexander Pope - 1720
...nerve fuftains; Itfelf unfeen, but in th' effedts, remains. There are whom heav'h has bleft with ftore of wit,, Yet want as much again to manage it; For wit and judgment ever are at ftrife, Tho' meant each, other's aid, like man and wile*. Tis more to guide, than fpur the mufe's fteed;...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations, Volume 1

English poetry - 1722
...bleft with ftore of wit, Yet want as much again to manage it ; For wit and judgment ever are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. Tis more to guide, than fpur the mufe's fteed ; Reftrain his fury, than provoke his fpced ; The winged courfer, like a gen'rous...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime:: Translated from the Greek, with Notes ...

Longinus, William Smith - Authors, Greek - 1743 - 189 pages
...fuftainst Itfelf unfeen, but in th' EffeB remains. There are, whom Heav'n has bleft with Store of Witt Yet want as much again to manage it ; For Wit and Judgment ever are at Strife, Tho' meant each others aid, like Man and Wife. tffis more to guide, thanfpur the Muffs Steed, Reft rain his Fury, than...
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An essay on criticism. With notes by mr. Warburton

Alexander Pope - 1749
...been profufe, 8<> Want as much more, to turn it to its ufe; For wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur theMufe's fteed ; Reftrain his fury, than provoke his fpeed ; 8^ The winged courfer, like a gen'rous...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq. In Nine Volumes Complete

Alexander Pope - 1751
...been profufe, Want as much more to turn it to its ufe 81 For wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur the Mufe's fteed ; Reftrain his fury, than provoke his fpeed ; 85 The winged couifer, like a gen'rous...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1751 - 274 pages
...been profufe, Want as much more to turn it to its afe ; 8t For wit and judgment often are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other's aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur the Mufe's fteed ; Reftrain his fury, than provoke his fpeed ; 85 The winged courfer, like a gen'rous...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek, with Notes and ...

Longinus - Authors, Greek - 1752 - 180 pages
...nerve fuftains, Itfelf unfeen, but in th'effect remains. There are, whom heav'n has bleft with ftore of wit, Yet want as much again to manage it ; For wit and judgment ever are at ftrife, Tho' meant each others aid, like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur the mufe's fteed,...
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Poems on Several Occasions

Christopher Smart - 1752 - 230 pages
...; Itfelf unfeen, but in th' effect, remains. There are whom heav'n has bleft with ftore of wit, 80 Yet want as much again to manage it; For wit and judgment ever are at ftrife, Tho' meant each other s aidr like man and wife. 'Tis more to guide, than fpur, the Mufe's freed...
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