At thirty man suspects himself a fool Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan At fifty chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose to resolve In all the magnanimity of thought Resolves and re-resolves then dies the same
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All men think all men mortal, but themselves.
Poor is the friendless master of a world A world in purchase of a friend is gain.
They build too low who build beneath the skies.
Final Ruin fiercely drives Her plowshare oer creation.
A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs.
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