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You would be , sweet madam , if your miseries were in the same abundance as
your good fortunes are . ... The next passage that occurs , is a reflection on the
casualties of fortune , which no merit , no industry , no prudence can controul .
There are some excellent well - spirited reflections here thrown out , to
encourage men in the exertion of all their active faculties towards the
advancement of their fortunes ; and to earn their independance by the manly
means of industry ...
I have , then , on a high and pleasant hill , Feigned Fortune to be throned . The
base o ' th ' mount Is ranked tt with all deserts , all kind of natures , That laboar on
the borom of this sphere , To propagate their faces 11 - Amongst them all , Whose
Twinned brothers of one womb , Whose procreation , residence , and birth
Scarce is dividant , touch with several fortunes , The greater scorns the lesser .
Not even nature , To whom all fores lay fiege , can bear great fortune , But by
contempt of ...
For ' ris a question left us yet to prove ; Whether love leads fortune , or else
fortune love . The great man down , you mark his fav ' rite flies ; The poor
advanced , makes friends of enemies , And hii herto doth love on fortune rend ,
For who not ...
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