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" Unanxious for ourselves ; and only wish, As duteous sons, our fathers were more wise. At thirty man suspects himself a fool: Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan; At fifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose to resolve ; In all the... "
Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ... - Seite 395
herausgegeben von - 1830
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 262 Seiten
...wise : At thirty, man suspects himself a fool; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty, chides his infamous delay; Pushes his prudent purpose...wounded, like the .wounded air, Soon close ; where, past the shaft, po trace is found, As from the wing no scar the sky retains ; The parted wave no furrow...
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The complaint; or, Night thoughts, on life, death, and immortality ...

Edward Young - 1815 - 312 Seiten
...more wise. At thirty man suspects himself a fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...Themselves, when some alarming shock of fate Strikes thro' their wounded hearts the sudden dread But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close;...
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The Complaint: Or, Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality

Edward Young - 1816 - 351 Seiten
...himself a fool ; Knotvs it ?& forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty chides his infamous delay, Plushes his prudent purpose to resolve ; In all the magnanimity...Themselves, when some alarming shock of fate Strikes thro' their wounded hearts the sudden dread ; But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1816 - 254 Seiten
...ami re*resolves, then dies the same. And why ? because bethinks himself immortal. All men think alt men mortal but themselves ; Themselves, when some...wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close; where, past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retain*; The parted wave no furrow...
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Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality

Edward Young - 1816 - 268 Seiten
...wise. At thirty, man suspects himself a fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty, chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...re-resolves ; then dies the same. And why ? because he tjiinks himself immortal. AH men think all men mortal but themselves : Themselves, when some alarming...
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The Complaint, Or, Night Thoughts

Edward Young - 1817 - 324 Seiten
...wise. At thirty, man suspects himself a fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty, chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...shock of fate Strikes through their wounded hearts the suddcu dread : But their hearts wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close; where pass'd the shaft,...
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Elegant Extracts: A Copious Selection of Instructive, Moral, and ...

1817
...more wise. At thirty man suspects himself a fool; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...thought Resolves, and re-resolves; then dies the same. How dreadful that deliberate surprise! Be wise to-day ;' 'tij madness to defer : Next day the fatal...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1817 - 407 Seiten
...Hamlet^ 10. At thirty, man suspects himself * fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At lifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...thought, Resolves and re-resolves — then dies the s#me.-— Young. VII. — JSjcamfilet of the firinaifial Emotions and Passions—' ADMIRATION, CONTEMPT,...
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 331 Seiten
...more wise. At thirty man suspects himself a fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose...wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains; The parted wave no furrow...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1819 - 258 Seiten
...more wise. At thirty man suspects himself a fool ; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan ; At fifty, chides his infamous delay ; Pushes his prudent purpose...wounded, like the wounded air, Soon close ; where, past the shaft, no trace is found. As from the wing no scar the sky retains ; The parted wave no furrow...
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