To the house of a friend if you're pleased to retire, You must all things admit, you must all things admire; You must pay with observance the price of your treat, You must eat what is praised, and must praise what you eat.
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With eye upraised his master's looks to scan, The joy, the solace, and the aid of man; The rich man's guardian, and the poor man's friend, The only creature faithful to the end.
Deceivers are the most dangerous members of society. They trifle with the best parts of our nature, and violate the most sacred obligations.
Her air, her manners, all who saw admired Courteous though coy, and gentle though retired The joy of youth and health her eyes displayed, And ease of heart her every look conveyed.
Oh, rather give me commentators plain, Who with no deep researches vex the brain Who from the dark and doubtful love to run, And hold their glimmering tapers to the sun.
In idle wishes fools supinely stay Be there a will and wisdom finds the way.
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