No wild enthusiast could rest, till half the world like him was possessed.
More Quotes from William Cowper:Not scorned in Heaven, though little noticed here.
Oh to have a lodge in some vast wilderness. Where rumors of oppression and deceit, of unsuccessful and successful wars may never reach me anymore.
Great contest follows, and much learned dust Involves the combatants each claiming truth, And truth disclaiming both.
An epigram is but a feeble thing - With straw in tail, stuck there by way of sting.
The pipe, with solemn interposing puff,Makes half a sentence at a time enoughThe dozing sages drop the drowsy strain,Then pause, and puff -- and speak, and pause again.
Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
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