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" Thus every good his native wilds impart, Imprints the patriot passion on his heart; And e'en those ills, that round his mansion rise, Enhance the bliss his scanty fund supplies. Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And dear that hill which lifts... "
Oratory, British and Irish, the Great Age (from the Accession of George the ... - Page 451
edited by - 1918 - 599 pages
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The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825 - 160 pages
...And e'en those hills, that round hi" mansion rise, Enhance the bliss his scanty fund supplies ; Pear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And dear that hill which lifts him to the storm*, And as a child, when scariug sounds molest, Clings close and closer to the mother's breast,...
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Forty Years in the World: Or, Sketches and Tales of a Soldier's Life, Volume 2

Robert Grenville Wallace - 1825 - 354 pages
...lifts him to the storms; And as a child, when scaring sounds molest, Clings close and closer to his mother's breast, So the loud torrent and the whirlwind's roar But bind him to his native mountains more." GOLDSMITH. " IT has been asserted by a philosopher, that friends cannot meet, after long absence,...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...storms ; And as a ehild, when searing sounds molest, Clings elose and eloser to the mother's breast, 80 y love most tenderly ; Quarrel with minee pies, and disparage Their best and dea more. Sueh are the eharms to barren states assign'd : Their wants but few, their wishes all eonfin'd....
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Schriften, Volume 3

Friedrich von Matthisson - 1825 - 406 pages
...that shed, to which his soal conforms , *4nd dear that hill, which lifts him to the storms r ¿4nd as a child, when scaring sounds molest, ¿ Clings close and closer to the mothers breast ; *k So the loud torrent and the whirlwinds roar But bind him to liii native mountains...
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Elegant Extracts: Consisting of larger poems

1826 - 300 pages
...heart ; And ev'n those hills, that round his mansion rise, Enhance the bliss his scanty fund supplies: Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And...whirlwind's roar, But bind him to his native mountains more. Such are the charms to barren states assign'd ; Their wants but few, their wishes all confin'd....
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Sketches of History, Politics, and Manners, in Dublin, and the North of ...

John Gamble - 1826 - 374 pages
...it : one might suppose that the physical evils of his situation attached him more strongly to it. " Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And...whirlwind's roar, But bind him to his native mountains more." The presbyterian, like the Scotchman, wanders wherever he thinks he can best earn a livelihood...
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The Beauties of Ireland: Being Original Delineations ..., Volume 2

James Norris Brewer - 1826 - 548 pages
...as well as fme poetry, of Goldsmith's lines : Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And drar that hill which lifts him to the storms ; And as a...whirlwind's roar, But bind him to his native mountains more. This island is now the property of the Becher family, hut it formerly belonged to the sept of...
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A Prospect of Society

Oliver Goldsmith - 1902 - 80 pages
...shed to which his soul conforms, And dear that hill which lifts him to the storms ; 200 And as a babe, when scaring sounds molest, Clings close and closer...whirlwind's roar, But bind him to his native mountains more. These are the charms to barren states assign'd ; Their wants are few, their wishes all confin'd....
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A Prospect of Society

Oliver Goldsmith - 1902 - 96 pages
...the nightly bed. Thus every good his native wilds impart, Imprints the patriot passion on his heart. Dear is that shed to which his soul conforms, And dear that hill which lifts him to the storms ; 200 And as a babe, when scaring sounds molest, Clings close and closer to the mother's breast; So...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

1903 - 1186 pages
...Cheerful at morn, he wakes from short repose, Breasts the keen air, and carols as he goes. Line i25. So the loud torrent and the whirlwind's roar But bind him to his native mountains more. Line 217. i See Garth, page 295. CBABBE: Tales of the Hall, book Hi. GEAVES: The Epicure. s See...
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