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" More bent to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain, The long remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast... "
Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ... - Page 448
edited by - 1845
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...or seek for power By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast; The min'd spendthrift,...
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Life-lights of song, ed. by D. Page, Volume 2

Life-lights - 1864
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain. The long-remember' d beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast ; The ruin'd spendthrift...
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The works of Oliver Goldsmith: Vicar of Wakefield, select poems and comedies ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1864 - 369 pages
...or seek for power By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize. More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast ; The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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The poetical works of James Beattie, and the poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

James Beattie, Oliver Goldsmith - 1864 - 458 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines f ashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learnt to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast ; The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with a memoir by W. Spalding, Volume 44

Oliver Goldsmith - Bookbinding - 1864 - 152 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learnt to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast ; The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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Book of juvenile poetry, selected from the best authors [signed E.D.].

Book - 1864
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain ; The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard, descending, su'epFhis aged breast; The ruined spendthrift,...
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English Poets of the Eighteenth Century

Ernest Bernbaum - English poetry - 1918 - 364 pages
...to all the vagrant train ; He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain : The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept...allowed; The broken soldier, kindly bade to stay, Sate by his fire, and talked the night away, Wept o'er Bis wounds, or, tales of sorrow done, Shouldered...
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The Home Book of Verse: American and English, 1580-1918

American poetry - 1918 - 4009 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his, heart had learned to prize, More skilled up beneath those folded wings, And find them lined with gold. Robert Gilbert Wtlsll [18 " long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast; The ruined spendthrift,...
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English Poets of the Eighteenth Century

Ernest Bernbaum - English poetry - 1918 - 364 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was...chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain : The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast; The ruined spendthrift,...
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"Marse Henry": An Autobiography, Volume 2

Henry Watterson - Journalists - 1919
...known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept...allowed; The broken soldier, kindly bade to stay, Sate by the fire, and talked the night away; Wept o'er his wounds, or, tales of sorrow done, Shouldered...
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