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" THE tree of deepest root is found Least willing still to quit the ground; 'Twas therefore said by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years So much, that in our latter stages, When pains grow sharp, and sickness rages, The greatest love of... "
One Hundred Fables in verse; by various authors. Selected and revised by J ... - Page 125
by One hundred fables, James PLUMPTRE - 1825
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Iconology, Or, Emblematic Figures Explained in Original Essays on Moral and ...

William Pinnock - 1830 - 420 pages
...of METHUSALEH,§ there would be the same reluctance to quit it, at its close, as at present. 4« " The tree of deepest root is found Least willing still...therefore said, by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years So much, that in our latter stages, When pains grow sharp and sickness rages,...
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Iconology: Or Emblematic Figures Explained;: In Original Essays on Moral and ...

William Pinnock - 1830 - 420 pages
...age of METHUSALEH,§ there would be the same reluctance to quit it, at its close, as at present. 4. " The tree of deepest root is found Least willing still to quit the ground : 'Twas therefore said, hy ancient sages, That love of life increased with years So much, that in our latter stages, When pains...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830
...Literary Remains' of1 Mm Piozzi were published, with notes and memoir, by A. Hayward. The T/tree Warnings. obert Chambers( t hurí t ore said by ancient pages, That love uf lile increased wirh years So much, that in our lutter...
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The National Reader: A Selection of Exercises in Reading and Speaking ...

John Pierpont - 1831 - 276 pages
...brightened, The hosts of a king are as flax to a flame. LESSON CXLI. The Three Warnings. — MRS. THRALE. THE tree of deepest root is found Least willing still to quit the ground. 'Twos therefore said, by auc'ieut sages, That love of life increased with years . .' So much, that,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...as for little Bill, he made him The captain of a Seventy-three. HESTER L. THRALE (Piozzi). THE THREE THE tree of deepest root is found Least willing still to quit the ground ; "1'was therefore saiil by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years So much, that in...
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Poetic gems: partly original; but chiefly selected from the best authors: by ...

Samuel BLACKBURN - 1833 - 240 pages
...From Misery's hand it wrests the knife ; Despair alone would shun to-morrow. Anon. THE THREE WARNINGS. THE tree of deepest root is found ' Least willing...stages, When pains grow sharp, and sickness rages, The greatest love of life appears. This great affection to believe, Which all confess, but few perceive,...
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Fables and moral maxims, in verse and prose, selected by A. Parker

Anne Parker - 1835
...do. Be ready to assist a brother, — The burdens bear of one another. AHON. THE THREE WARNINGS. \ THE tree of deepest root is found Least willing still to quit the ground ! 'Twos therefore said by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years, So much, that in our...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - 1837 - 263 pages
...life, The tree of deepest root is found Is what all, if they please, may enjoy. Attachment to life. Least willing still to quit the ground : 'Twas therefore...of life increas'd with years, So much, that in our later, stages, When pains grow sharp, and sickness rages The greatest love of life appears. Virtue's...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...traveller beholds it, and ihinks, with a sigh, Of poor Mary, the Maid of the Inn. THE THREE WARNINGS. THE tree of deepest root is found Least willing still...therefore said by ancient sages, That love of life increased with years So much, that in our latter stages, When pains grow sharp, and sickness rages,...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - 1838 - 336 pages
...Gill. LESSON CVI. The Three Warnings. — MRS. THRALK. ^.,-v That love of life increased with year• So much, that in our latter stages, When pains grow sharp and sickness rage* The greatest love of life appears. 2. This great affection to believe, Which all confess, but...
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