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Nullius addictus jurare in verba magiftri,
Sold by W. GORDON, C. WRIGHT,
M-D CCL I.
The MOTTOES in English.
79. That friend Fabullus has fo oft believ'd, And that Fabullus is fo oft deceiv'd,
Let this no more your mind with wonder fill;
80. Now white with fnow Sorate tow'rs, And now the fleecy load o'erpow'rs The lab'ring woods.
81. Learn juftice fo divinely taught.
82. All rarities he bought, and all must sell.
83. If useless what you do, the glory's shame.
But with the Lote-eaters would needs remain,
84. Because thou'ft rock'd my cradle, check'd my youth,
85. Without a void in vain Love's arrows fly, And in contempt th' unlighted torches lie.
Who cannot play, from rural toils abstains,
86. By fingers or by ear we numbers scan.
87. The envious, angry, idle, which you take,
To quit the humble ground now the aim,
39. How sweet it is in season thus to fool!
90. What toil in things minute!
91. How fond is youth a potent friend to court, Which wiser age regards the last resort.
92, But now the cornet's threats confound, And now the clarion's fhriller found.
93. Let's try how great indulgence we may yield To those whofe afhes, fttew the learned field.
94. Victorious over numbers' pow'rs
95. Though, loft in fophiftry, I lately stray'd
96. What if a Plato's muse refounds the truth, Not age forgets the lessons learn'd in youth.
97. The times of levity and vice
First lower'd facred wedlock's price;
98. Which not Sarmentus brook'd at Cefar's board, Nor grov❜ling Gabba from his haughty lord.
99. United genius makes mankind agree;
And like purfuits connect long friends, we fee:
100. The waggish Flaccus on cach vice is smart,
And once admitted wantons round the heart.
101. In vain an Hybla ftore thou hop'ft to fee,
102. With conftant motion thus the moments glide
103. They know each house's fecrets, and are fear'd.
When with fuch thyme thou feed'ft th' Athenian bee,