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" Is there a man, whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here pause— and, through the starting tear, Survey this grave. The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn, and wise... "
The Poetical Works of Robert Burns - Page xvii
by Robert Burns - 1814 - 264 pages
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here pause — and, thro' the starting tear, Survey this grave. The poor inhabitant...wise to know, And keenly felt the friendly glow, And sofier flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name! Reader, attend — whether...
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Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect. [With engravings.]

Robert Burns - 1824
...heave a sigh. Is there a man, whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...heave a sigh. Is there a man, whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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The Beauties of Burns: Consisting of Selections from His Poems and Letters

Robert Burns, Alfred Howard - Poetry - 1826 - 212 pages
...teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here pause—and, through the starting tear, Survey this grave. The...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend—whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1826
...runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here pause — and thro' the starting tear, Snrvey this grave. The poor inhabitant below Was quick to...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkly...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 4

New elegant extracts - 1827
...heave a sigh. Is there a man, whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Church-yard gleanings and epigrammatic scraps, a collection of epitaphs and ...

William Pulleyn - 1829
...heave a sigh. Is there a man whose judgment's clear, Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs himself life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low And stain'd his name. Reader, attend ! wither thy soul Soars fancy's flight beyond the pole, Or darkly...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 4, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...Here, heave a sigh. Is there a man whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs himself life's mad career. Wild as the wave? Here...flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low. And stain'd his name. Reader, attend. — Whether thy soul Soars fancy's flight beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Dyspepsy Forestalled & Resisted: Or, Lectures on Diet, Regimen, & Employment ...

Edward Hitchcock - Diet - 1830 - 360 pages
...Let his epitaph, written by himself, sink deep into the memory of every youthful votary of science. The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise...softer flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low JLnd stain' d his name. Reader attend ! Whether thy soul Soar fancy's heights, beyond the pole, Or...
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An Essay on Temperance, Addressed Particularly to Students, and the Young ...

Edward Hitchcock - Alcohol - 1830 - 36 pages
...March. 24th, 1830. p. 8. himself, sink deep into the.memory of every youthful votary of science. • The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise...And softer flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him lou> • Jlnd stained his name. Reader attend ! Whether thy soul Soar fancy's heights, beyond the pole,...
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