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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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The Essays and Other Prose Writings of Abraham Cowley

Abraham Cowley - 1915 - 416 pages
...As when it Grafs or Buds the Tree : In other things we count it to excell, If it a Docile Schollar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well ; It over-rules, and is her Master here. It imitates her Makers Power Divine, And changes her sometimes, and sometimes does refine...
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A Book of Old-world Gardens

Alfred H. Hyatt - 1918 - 148 pages
...The X Maker's We nowhere art do so triumphant see, power divine 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 overrules, and is her master here, It imitates...
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Essays, Plays and Verses

516 pages
...see, As when it Grafs or Buds the Tree: In other things we count it to excell, If it a Docile Schollar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well; It over-rules, and is her Master here. It imitates her Makers Power Divine, And changes her sometimes, and sometimes does refine...
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Cowley's Essay

Abraham Cowley - 172 pages
...As when it Grafs or Buds the Tree : In other things we count it to excell, If it a Docile Schollar can appear To Nature, and but imitate her well ; It over-rules, and is her Master here. It imitates her Makers Power Divine, And changes her sometimes, and sometimes does refine...
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cowley's prose works

284 pages
...dominion leaves for art. 10. We nowhere art do so triumphant see, 10 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. 15 It...
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