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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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Labour & Triumph: The Life and Times of Hugh Miller

Thomas N. Brown - Authors, Scottish - 1858 - 315 pages
...prediction of the fate which he saw awaiting him, against all ever advanced on tlm oplwsite side : — '' The poor inhabitant below Was quick to learn, and wise to know, And keenly felt the nodal glow, And softer flame; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stained his name.' "Despite...
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The Life and Times of Hugh Miller

Thomas N. Brown - 1858 - 346 pages
...saw awaiting him, against all ever advanced on the opposite side: — ' The poor inhabitant lielow Was quick to learn, and wise to know, And keenly felt the social glow, And softer flame ; Bat thoughtless follies laid him low, And stained his name/ " Despite...
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The poetical works and letters of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - English letters - 1859 - 642 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 stained hU name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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Robert Burns: A Memoir

James White - 1859 - 100 pages
...heave a sigh. Is there a man, whose judgment clear, Can others teach the coarse to steer, Yet runs, himself, life's mad career, Wild as the wave ; Here...know, And keenly felt the friendly glow, And softer flame,But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Reader, attend — whether thy soul...
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THE POETICAL WORKS ROBERT BURNS

1859
...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...flame ; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his naaie1 Reader, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkly...
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Robert Burns: A Memoir

James White - 1859 - 100 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...And keenly felt the friendly glow, And softer flame, Bnt thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name! Header, attend—whether thy soul Soars...
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Chronicle of the Hundredth Birthday of Robert Burns

James Ballantine - 1859 - 605 pages
...would disappear ! " 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 the grave." \Vho can survey it without mingled admiration and sorrow i Who will survey it in any other...
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LECTURES ON THE BRITISH POETS

HENRY REED - 1860
...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...softer flame; But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stained his name. " Reader, attend: whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Of darkling...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 2

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1860
...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...know, And keenly felt the friendly glow And softer name ,• But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stained his name. " Reader, attend : whether thy...
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Advanced Reading Book: Literary and Scientific

Advanced reading book - Readers - 1860 - 432 pages
...the 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...softer flame, But thoughtless follies laid him low, And stain'd his name ! Header, attend — whether thy soul Soars fancy's flights beyond the pole, Or darkling...
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