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" Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen who survey The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, 'Tis yours to judge, how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land. "
The Poetical Works - Page 39
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1836 - 118 pages
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 12

1807 - 542 pages
...Budil, Crown and Miur, P»ll M«.lf VOL. XII. No. ig.J LONDON, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, ISO/. [PRICE lOji. Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen, who survey . The...joys increase, the poor's decay, Tis yours to judge, ho.v wide the limits stand Betwc.cn a splendid and a happy land. Proud swells the tide with loads of...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 12

William Cobbett - 1807 - 544 pages
...J. BuJd, £rown and Mitre, M.11 VOL. XII. No. 19.] LONDON, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER/, ISO/. [PRICE 1 On. Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen, who survey . The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, Tis^ours to judge, how. wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land. Jrond swells the...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1809 - 308 pages
...pain ; And, ev'n while fashion's brightest arms decoy, The heart distrusting asks, if this be joy ? Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen who survey The rich...shouting folly hails them from her shore ; Hoards, ev'n beyond the miser's wish abound, And rich men flock from all the world around. Yet count our gains....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809 - 322 pages
...pain ; And, ev'n, while fashion's brightest arts decoy, The heart distrusting asks, if this be joy ? Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen who survey The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, 'Tis your's to judge, how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and an happy land. Proud swells the tide...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 6

1809 - 402 pages
...pain ; And, ev'u while fashion's brightest arts decoy, The heart distrusting asks, if this he joy ? Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen who survey, The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, "li- yonr's to judge bow wide the limits stuuJ Between a splendid and a happy land. Fraud swell* the...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809 - 604 pages
...pain: And, ev'n while fashien's brightest arts decoy, The heart distrusting asks, if this be joy ? TS, Jhe poor's decay, 'Tis yours to judge how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land....
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - 1809 - 526 pages
...truth, ye statesmen who surrey The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, Tis yours to jndge* how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land. Prond swells the tide with loads of freighted ore, And shouting Folly hails them from her shore ; Hoards,...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 648 pages
...pain ; And, e'en while fashion's brightest arts decay, The heart distrusting asks, if this be joy ? Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen, who survey The...shouting Folly hails them from her shore ; Hoards e'en beyond the miser's wish abound, And rich men flock from all the world around. Yet count our gains....
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The beauties of the poets: a collection of moral and sacred poetry, compiled ...

Thomas Janes - 1810 - 336 pages
...pain ; And, ev'n while fashion's brightest charms decoy, The heart, distrusting, asks if this be joy. Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen, who survey The...Proud swells the tide with loads of freighted ore, Ami shouting Folly hails them from her shore ; Hoards, e'en beyond the miser's wish, abound, And rich...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 656 pages
...pain • And, e'en while fashion's brightest arts decoy, The heart distrusting asks, if this be joy? Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen, who survey The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, Tisyours to judge how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land. Proud swells the tide...
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