Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Where low-browed baseness wafts perfume to pride. No; Men, high-minded men, With powers as far above dull brutes endued In forest, brake or den, As beasts excel cold rocks and brambles rude ; Men who their duties know, But know their rights, and, knowing,... "
Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ... - Page 62
by John Aikin - 1838 - 732 pages
Full view - About this book

The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 24

Edmund Burke - 1800
...MEN, high-minded MEN, With pow'rs as far above dull brutes endued In foreft, brake, or den, As beafts excel cold rocks and brambles rude; Men, who their...knowing dare maintain, Prevent the long-aim'd blow, And crufh the tyrant while they rend the chain : Tbefe conftitute a ftate, And fov'reign LAW, tbatjlatii...
Full view - About this book

History of the Proceedings and Debates of the House of Commons

Great Britain. Parliament - 1793
...MEW, high-minded MEN, With powers as far above dull brutes endued 111 foreft, brake, or den, As beads excel cold rocks and brambles rude ; MEN who their...know their rights, and, knowing, dare maintain. If the prefent practice deviates from the principles of the Conftitution, he had furely a good light...
Full view - About this book

Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ..., Volumes 16-18

John Bell - 1794
...low-brow'd baseness wafts perfume to pride . No : MEN, high minded MEN, With pow'rs as far above dull brutes endued In forest, brake, or den, As beasts...their rights, and, knowing, dare maintain; Prevent the long aim'd blow, And crush the tyrant, while- they rend the chain : These constitute a State ; And...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly magazine, Volume 5, Volume 5

1708 - 552 pages
...MEN, HIGH-MINDED MEN, With powers as far above dull brutes endued, In foreft, brake, orden, As beafts excel cold rocks' and brambles rude : MEN, WHO THEIR...WHILE THEY REND. THE CHAIN: THESE CONSTITUTE A STATE. The eleilor of Saxony, on being concordingly effected by the revolution, of fluted refpefting a meafure,...
Full view - About this book

The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection of ..., Volume 1

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - 1798
...men, high-minded men, With powers as far above dull brutes endued, In foreft, brake, or den, As beafts excel cold rocks and brambles rude : Men, who their...But know their rights, and knowing, dare maintain} Thefe conftitute a State, And fovereign law, that State's collected will, Prevent the long-aim'd blow,...
Full view - About this book

The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection of ..., Volume 1

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - 1799
...men, high-minded men, With powers as far above dull brutes endued, In foreft, brake, or den, As beafts excel cold rocks and brambles rude : Men, who their...knowing, dare maintain ; Prevent the long-aim'd blow, And crufh the tyrant, while they rend the chain: Thefe conftitute a State, And fovereign law, that State's...
Full view - About this book

The temple of Apollo, being a selection of the best poems, from the most ...

Apollo - 1800
...MEN, high-minded MEN, With powers as far above dull brutes endued In foreft, brake, or den, As beafls excel cold rocks and brambles rude ; Men who their...knowing, dare maintain, Prevent the long-aim'd blow, And crufh the tyrant while they rend the chain : Thefe conllitute a flate, And fovereign LAW, that jlates...
Full view - About this book

Spirit of the Public Journals, Volume 1

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - 1802
...high-minded men, ' With powers as far above dull brutes endu'd, In for eft, brake, or den, As beads excel cold rocks and brambles rude: Men, who their...rights, and, knowing, dare maintain ; Prevent the long-ann'd blow, And crufh the tyrant, while they rend the chain : Thefe conftitute a State-; And Sovereign...
Full view - About this book

The Literary Miscellany: Including Dissertations and Essays on ..., Volume 2

1806
...Where lowbrowed baseness wafts perfume to pride j No ; MEN, highminded MEN, With powers as far above dull brutes, endued In forest, brake, or den, As beasts...their rights, and, knowing, dare maintain, Prevent the longaimed blow, And crush the tyrant, while they rend the chain ; These constitute a. stare, And sovereign...
Full view - About this book

Specimens of the Later English Poets: With Preliminary Notices, Volume 3

Robert Southey - 1807 - 482 pages
...business wafts perfume to pride. No! Men, high-minded Men, With powers as far above dull brutes endued Men, who their duties know, But know their rights,...And sovereign Law, that state's collected will, O'er thrones and globes elate Sits Empress crowning good, repressing ill; Smit by her sacred frown The fiend...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF