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" Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by.' Have they in any respect degenerated since then "
Selected Essays - Page 98
by Abraham Hayward - 1878
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - 1786 - 552 pages
...into his eye:— 'Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from nature's hand; Fierce in...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - 1889 - 558 pages
...into his eye:— " Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from nature's...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry, Volumes 3-4

John Bell - 1789 - 396 pages
...the master's mind! Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand ; 3%> Fierce...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry, Volumes 3-4

John Bell - 1789 - 416 pages
...the master's mind ! Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand ; Fierce...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry: Vol. IV.

1793 - 204 pages
...the master's mind. Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand; Fierce in...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ...

John Bell - 1793 - 212 pages
...the master's mind. Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand; Fierce in...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 32

1796 - 734 pages
...Kuglish pride to Castilian haughtiness. "One of their own poets describes them in these lofty terms: Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pať by. _ " It is delightful to the candid and the virtuous mind to read in the Universal Ancient...
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1800 - 192 pages
...the master's mind; Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from nature's hand, Fierce in...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1803 - 192 pages
...master's mind! Stern o'er each bosom Reason holds hef state, ~~" With daring aims irregularly great; Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfashion'd, fresh from Nature's hand, ^§ ' H...
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The Aonian Banquet, Or, A Selection of Poems of Acknowledged Merit

1803 - 294 pages
...master's mind :, S:ern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great : * Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, \ I see the lords of buman-kind pass by ; Intent on high designs, a thoughtful band, By forms unfaihion'd, fresh from nature's...
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