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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 complete works of robert burns containing his poems, songs, and ...

allan cunningham - 1855
...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 Poetical and Prose Works OF ROBERT BURNS: THE LIFE, NOTES AND ...

A. CUNNINGHAM - 1855
...whose judgment clear, Can others teach the course to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, vWild as the wave; Here pause — and, through the starting...flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain' d his name! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soar's fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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The life and works of Robert Burns, ed. by R. Chambers. Libr. ed, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1856
...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...know, And keenly felt the friendly glow, And softer name ; But thoughtless follies laid him low, Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1856 - 524 pages
...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...glow, And softer flame ; But thoughtless follies laid Rim lovr, And stain'd his na.ne' Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the...
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Essays critical and imaginative

John Wilson - 1857
...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 stained his name ! Eeader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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The works of professor Wilson, ed. by prof. Ferrier, Volume 7

John Wilson - 1857
...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 stained his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1857 - 408 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...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 Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Essays ...

John Wilson - 1857
...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 stained his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 2

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1857
...mute ; We never can adjust it: What's done we partly may compute, But know not what's resisted." " The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn and wise...flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stained his name. " Reader, attend : whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives

James White - Authors, Scottish - 1858 - 278 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...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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