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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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Early Discipline Illustrated; Or, The Infant System Progressing and Successful

Samuel Wilderspin - Child development - 1832 - 266 pages
...biographers cannot be disputed, that there was " a far better epitaph in the one he wrote for himself:" — " The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn, and...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name." The whole is surrounded by a palisade, adorned with unusually fine Scotch thistles...
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My object in life

Frederic William Farrar - 1833
...— " Is there a man whose judgment clear Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs himself his mad career Wild as the wave ? Here pause — and through the starting tear Survey this grave." Believe me, this dual life will not do. You cannot be pardoned and yet retain the offence. You cannot...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With His Life, Volume 2

Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham - 1834
...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 Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1834
...runs, himself. life's mad career, Wild as ihe wave ; Here pause — and thro' the starting tear,Survey this grave. The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise to know, Arid keenly felt the friendly elow, And softer flame. But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stnin'd...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - 1835 - 260 pages
...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...through the starting tear, Survey this grave. The poor inhahitant helow, Was quick to learn and wise to know, And keenly felt the friendly glovr, And softer...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life, Volume 2

Robert Burns, John Gibson Lockhart - Scotland - 1837 - 425 pages
...sigh. la there u man, v. ьчч- judgment cli'ur, Can others teach the courbe to sti-er, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...And softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him tow, And »tain'd his name ! Reader, attend — whether thyaoul Soars fancy's Sights beyond the pole,...
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave; Here pause—and, thro' the starting tear, The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend—whether thy soul Soars fancy's nights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Essays and selections

Basil Montagu - 1837
...understand it. All that can be said upon this subject, is said by Robert Burns in his Bard's epitaph — The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise...softer flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low And stain 'd his name. * See Barrow's first sermon. Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights...
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The Boy's Friend: Or The Maxims of the Cheerful Old Man

Carlton Bruce - 1837 - 272 pages
...communication with the northern wizard at Abbotsford, and we bent over the resting-place of Burns. " The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn, and...know, And keenly felt the friendly glow. And softer name ; But thoughtless follies laid him low. And stain'd his name." " Bonnie Edinburgh" gave us pleasure,...
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Lectures on phrenology, with notes by A. Boardman

George Combe - 1839
...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 stained his name. Reader ! attend : whether thy sou] Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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