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" Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer; Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike, Just hint a fault and hesitate dislike... "
Selected Poems of Alexander Pope - Page 155
by Alexander Pope - 1926 - 271 lehte
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science ..., 11. köide

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington) - 826 lehte
...curse the Grecians in the seventh book, when they hesitate to accept Hector's challenge. Pope. Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A tim'rous foe, and a suspicious friend. Pope, Many clergymen write...
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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., 11. köide

Thomas Curtis - 1829 - 806 lehte
...agriculture ought to be some way hinted at throughout the whole poem. Id. On tltc Georgicks, Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike. Pope, In waking whispers, and repeated dreams. To hint pure thought, and warn the favoured soul. Thomson....
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Chambers's Cyclop¿dia of English Literature: A History ..., 3–4. köide

Robert Chambers - 1830 - 844 lehte
...throne,; View him with scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caused himself to rise ; z reserved to blame or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools, by...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 500 lehte
...throne, View him with scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caused himself to rise; n patron, and enjoy The extensive blessing strike, lust hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A timorous...
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Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, 69. köide

1864 - 998 lehte
...admire the subtlety with which from page to page of the Story of the Guns Sir Emerson can manage to Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer. Fortunately for Sir William Armstrong, facts and printed evidence render him independent of Sir Emerson's...
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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1833 - 420 lehte
...throne, View him with scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himself to rise ; 5 Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And...dislike ; Alike reserv'd to blame, or to commend, A tim'rous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools, by Flatterers besieg'd, 10 And so obliging,...
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Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, 17. köide

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1833 - 334 lehte
...silent in his nook, Observing little in his reverie, Yet saw this much, which he was glad to see. (1) [" Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, • And without sneering, teach the rest to sneer.'' ^ POPE on Addison.] CVH. The ghost at least had done him this much good, In making him as silent as...
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1833 - 312 lehte
...throne, View him with scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himself to rise; 5 Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach the rest to sneer; Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike; Willing to wound, and yet affraid to strike, Alike reserv'd...
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The Autobiography, Times, Opinions, and Contemporaries of Sir Egerton ...

bart Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges - 1834 - 468 lehte
...never heard it : but I had to encounter cold, freezing, palsying looks ; and every one knew how to Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach the rest to sneer ! These assertions will be deemed very querulous; but if they are true, the epithet is not applicable...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States

United States. Congress - 1853 - 706 lehte
...regard and respect fe Mr. Madison. This, I confess, is following IDS direction of the poet, who says: " Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer; " And, without sneering, teach the rest to sneer." But let us inquire if the President had any knowledge that Mr. Erskine had no full power: for if I...
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