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" My head and heart thus flowing through my quill, Verse-man or prose-man, term me which you will, Papist or protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While tories call me whig, and whigs a tory. "
Works: In English Verse - Page 119
by Horace - 1767
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1869 - 512 pages
...prose-man, term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While tories call me whig, and whigs a tory. Satire's my weapoir) but I'm too discreet To run a muck, and tilt at all I meet ; I only wear it in a land of Hectors,...
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Pope: Satires and Epistles

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1872 - 192 pages
...prose-man, term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories...and Whigs a Tory. Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a muck, and tilt at all I meet; 70 I only wear it in a land of Hectors, Thieves, supercargoes,...
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Pope: Satires and Epistles

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1872 - 168 pages
...prose-man, term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories...and Whigs a Tory. Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a muck, and tilt at all I meet; 70 I only wear it in a land of Hectors, Thieves, supercargoes,...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With memoir, critical diss., and ...

Alexander Pope - 1872 - 744 pages
...Walpole found' incorruptible. Papist or Protestant, or both between, C5 Like good Erasmus, in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories call me Whig, and Whigs a Tory. Satire 's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a-muok, and tilt at all I meet ; 70 I only wear it...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1875 - 794 pages
...fir simple pride for flatt'ry makes demands, May dunce by dunce be whistled off my hands. 41 8 419 In moderation placing all my glory, While tories call me whig, and whigs a tory. " POPE. My retreat the best companions grace, Chiefs out of war, and statesmen out of place. POPE....
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - English literature - 1876 - 564 pages
...thrive, Indebted to no prince or peer alive." His neutral position is again indicated in the lines, — " In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories call me Whig, and Whigs a Tory." But in principle it is clear that he infinitely preferred the politics of Locke to those of Filmer....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1879 - 570 pages
...term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between ', Like good Erasmus in an honest Mear, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories call...and Whigs a Tory. Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a muck, and tilt at all I meet j I only wear it in a land of Hectors, Thieves, Supercargoes,...
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The Original Secession Magazine

1880 - 962 pages
...the old doggerel lines : — " Papist or Protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean ; In moderation placing all my glory. While Tories call me Whig, and Whigs a Tory." In descanting on patronage, our author brings an equally ungracious charge against Dissenting Churches....
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1881 - 570 pages
...prose-man,1 term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between,' Like good Erasmus, in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories...and Whigs a Tory.* Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a-muck, and tilt at all I meet ; ' I only wear it in a land of hectors, Thieves, supercargoes,'...
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Satires and Epistles

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1881 - 196 pages
...prose-man, term me which you will, Papist or Protestant, or both between, Like good Erasmus in an honest mean, In moderation placing all my glory, While Tories...and Whigs a Tory. ' Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet To run a- muck, and tilt at all I meet ; 70 I only wear it in a land of Hectors, Thieves,...
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