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" I wish thee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghostly health ; Nor too much wealth nor wit come to thee So much of either may undo thee. I wish thee learning, not for show, Enough for to instruct and know ; Not such as gentlemen require To prate... "
Annual Register of World Events - Page 208
1805
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The Cambridge Book of Lesser Poets

Sir John Collings Squire - 1927 - 496 pages
...not for show, Enough for to instruct, and know ; Not such as gentlemen require To prate at table, or at fire. I wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy...thee friends, and one at court, Not to build on, but support; To keep thee, not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. I wish thee peace in...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent Persons Who Have Flourished in Great Britain ...

Andrew Kippis - 744 pages
...table, or at fire. I wifh thee all thy mother,s graces, Thy father,s fortunes, and hrc places. I wifh thee friends, and one at court, Not to build on, but to fupptnt; To' keep thee, not in doing many Oppreffions, but from fuffering any. I wifh thee peace in...
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Funeral and Memorial Service Readings, Poems, and Tributes

Rachel R. Baum - 1999 - 188 pages
...not for show, Enough for to instruct and know— Not such as gentlemen require To prate at table or at fire. I wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy...thee friends, and one at court, Not to build on, but support, To keep thee, not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. I wish thee peace in...
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Elizabeth M. Knowles - 1999 - 1160 pages
...profession; Their songs were Ave Marys, Their dances were procession. 'The Fairies' Farewell' 14 1 wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy father's fortunes,...thee friends, and one at Court, Not to build on, but support; To keep thee, not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. To his Son, Vincent Corbet'...
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Treasury of Minor British Poetry: Selected and Arranged with Notes

John Churton Collins - 1896 - 502 pages
...not for show, Enough for to instruct, and know; Not such as gentlemen require, To prate at table, or at fire. I wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy...thee friends, and one at court, Not to build on, but support; To keep thee, not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. I wish thee peace in...
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The Cambridge Book of Lesser Poets

Sir John Collings Squire - 1927 - 492 pages
...not for show, Enough for to instruct, and know; Not such as gentlemen require To prate at table, or at fire. I wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy...thee friends, and one at court, Not to build on, but support; To keep thee, not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. I wish thee peace in...
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Once a Week, Volume 27

Eneas Sweetland Dallas - 1872 - 606 pages
...not for show, Enough for to instruct and know — Not such as gentlemen require To prate at table or at fire. I wish thee all thy mother's graces, Thy...thee friends, and one at Court, Not to build on, but support : To keep thee not in doing many Oppressions, but from suffering any. I wish thee peace in...
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