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" How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will ; Whose armour is his honest thought And simple truth his utmost skill... "
Hymns and Anthems - Page lxxi
by William Johnson Fox - 1841 - 100 pages
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The Monthly magazine

Monthly literary register - 1841 - 1092 pages
...following beautiful verses by Sir Henr Icnry Wotton : — " How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will ? Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ? Whose passions not bis masters are, Whose soul is still prepared for death ; Untied...
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The Meditations of a Recluse: Chiefly on Religious Subjects

John Brewster - 1802 - 330 pages
...by Religion for subduhig the irregular Inclinations* How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will; Whose armour is his honest thought,, And simple truth his utmost skill! WKose passions not his masters are--' This man is freed from servile hands Of hope to...
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The Emerald, Volumes 1-2

1806 - 688 pages
...That serveth not another's will ; Whose arniour is his honest thought, And simple truth his highest skill : Whose passions not his masters are : Whose soul is still prepared for death ; Not ty'd unto the world with care Of prince's ear, or vulgar breath : Who hath his life from rumours...
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A collection of hymns and psalms, for public and private worship, selected ...

Collection - 1807 - 650 pages
...prey. • , 542. LM SmH. WortoN. A baffy life. 1 TTOW happy is he born and taught, *-•• Who serveth not another's will ; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ! LL 2 2 Wlios* 2 Whose passions not his masters are, Whosesoul is still prepar'dfor death,...
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Selection of Poems ...

1808 - 506 pages
...obdurate maid with equal fires. Rev. J. Weslty. VERSES. How happy is he, born or taught, That serveth not another's will ! Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill : Whose passions not his master's are ; Whose soul is still prepar'd for death ; Unty'd...
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Hymns for Public Worship: For the Use of the Church in Brattle Street, Part 2

1808 - 170 pages
...utmoft flcill ! 2 Whofe paffions not his marten are, WhoL- foul is ftill prepar'd for death, Unty'd to this vain world by care Of public fame, or private breath': 3 Who envies none that change doth raife ; Nor vice hath ever understood ; How deepeft wounds are giv'n...
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Drinking-songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads

1819 - 394 pages
...V. THE CHARACTER OF A HAPPY LIFE. BY SIR HENRY WOTTON. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will ; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill : Whose passions not his masters are, Whose soul is still prepar'd for death ; Untied...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816 - 490 pages
...Song. The Character of a liappi/ Life. SIR HENRY WOTTON. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will ; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ; Whose passions not his masters are, Whose soul is still prepar'd for death : Untied...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 45

1839 - 894 pages
...taught, That serveth not another'a will ; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill. " Whose passions, not his masters are, Whose soul is still prepared for death ; Untied unto the world by care Of public fame or private breath. " Who envies none that chance doth raise,...
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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship

Henry Devereaux Sewall - 1820 - 414 pages
...death Your helper will be near. 210. LM A Happy Life. 1 How happy is he born and taught, Who servcth not another's will; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ! 2 Whose passions not his masters are, Whose soul is still prepared for death, Untied...
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