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" We nowhere art do so triumphant see, As when it grafts or buds the tree : In other things we count it to excel, If it a docile scholar can appear To nature, and but imitate her well ; It over-rules and is her master here. It imitates her Maker's power... "
Cato:, Or, An Essay on Old-age - Page 84
by Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1773 - 319 pages
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Kalendarium Hortense: Or, The Gard'ners Almanac, Directing what He is to Do ...

John Evelyn - 1699 - 232 pages
...Dominion leaves for Art. 10. We no where An do (o triumphant fee, As when it Grafts or Buds the Tree : In other things we count it to excel, If it a docile Scholar can appear To Nature, and but imitates her It over-rules, and is her Mafter here. It imitates...
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - 1710 - 620 pages
...fee, As when it grafts or buds the Tree ; In other things we count it to excel, If it a docil Scholar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well ; It over-rules, and is her Matter here. _ Who would not joy to fee his conqu ring Hand O'er all the vegetable World command ?...
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Select Works of Mr. A. Cowley

Abraham Cowley - 1772 - 228 pages
...dominion leaves for art. 10. We no where art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree r In other things we count it to excel), If it a docile...her well ; It over-rules, and is her mafter here, [x] — flowers of heaven— Jlars of earth] A poeticalconverfion, much to the tafte of Mr. Cowley...
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Select Works, Volume 2

Abraham Cowley - 1772 - 228 pages
...art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree i In other things we count it to excell, If it a docile fcholar can appear To nature, and but...her well ; It over-rules, and is her mafter here, t M —foivers of heaven — flan of earth] A poetical converfion, much to the tafte of Mr. Cowky ;...
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The Works of the English Poets: Cowley

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 514 pages
...dominion leaves for art. We no-where Art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree i In other things we count it to excel!, If it a docile...over-rules, and is her mafter, here. It imitates her Maker's power divine, And changes her fometimes, and fometimes does reIt does, like grace, the fallen...
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The Works of the English Poets: Cowley

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 424 pages
...Art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree t In other things we count it to excell, If it a docile fcholar can appear To Nature, and but...over-rules, and is her mafter, here. It imitates her Maker's power divine, And changes her fometimes, and fometimes does reIt does, like grace, the fallen...
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The Works of the English Poets: Cowley

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 418 pages
...Art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree i In other things we count it to excell, If it a docile fcholar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well 3 It over-rules, and is her mafter, here. It imitates her Maker's power divine, And changes her fometimes,...
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Cato, or, An essay on old-age

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1785 - 348 pages
...fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts, or buds, the tree. In other things we count It to excel, I fit a docile fcholar can appear To nature, and but imitate...over-rules and is her mafter here. It imitates her majler's power divine, And changes her fometimes, and finutimei does refine. Gz /' I might proceed...
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Cowley. Denham. Milton. Butler. Rochester. Roscommon. Otway. Waller. Pomfret ...

Samuel Johnson - 1800 - 842 pages
...dominion leaves for art. We no-where Art do fo triumphant fee, As when it grafts or buds the tree : In other things we count it to excel, If it a docile...and but imitate, her well; It over-rules, and is her mailer, here. It imitates her Maker's power divine, And changes her fometimes, and fometimes does refine...
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The Works of Abraham Cowley, Volume 3

Abraham Cowley - 1806 - 290 pages
...dominion leaves for art. We no-where Art do so triumphant see, ' As when it grafts or buds the tree : In other things we count it to excel, If it a docile scholar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well ; It over-rules, and is her master, here. It...
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