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Pleas’d to the last, he crops the flow'ry food,
POPE. On Man, Div. 3.
SAAKSPERE, Cymbeline, act 3, sc. 4.
WHEELWRIGHT'S Pindar, Olym, Ode 12, line 15.
Ibid, Ode 13, line 125; Ecclesiastes, c. 8, v. 17.
WHEELWRIGHT'S Pindar, Pythian Ode 10, line 97.
Alas! why do men complain so commonly
SAUNDERS' Chaucer, vol. 1, p. 23, The Knight's Tale.
In man's most dark extremity
Scott, Lord of the Isles, canto 1, stanza 20.
SHAKSPERE, King Henry 6th, p. 3, act 2, sc. 2.
GOLDSMITH, Deserted Village, line 225.
IMMODEST WORDS. Immodest words admit of no defence, For want of decency is want of sense.
Roscommon. Essay 1, on Verse.
IMPORTANT NOTHINGS. Thus synods oft, concern for faith conceal, And for important nothings shew a zeal.
GARTH, Dispensary, canto 1, line 71.
IN A FINE FRENZY. The poet's eye in a fine frenzy rolling, Doth glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven.
SHAKSPERE, Midsummer Night's eam, act 5, sc. 1.
IN ARGUING, &c. In arguing, too, the parson own’d his skill, For e'en though vanquish'd, he could argue still,
GOLDSMITH, The Deserted Village, line 211.
IN DAYS OF YORE.
In days of yore when time was young,
LLOYD, Hare and Tortoise.
IN LISTENING MOOD, &o. In listening mood she seem'd to stand, The guardian Naiad of the strand.
SCOTT, Lady of the Lake, canto 1, st. 17.
IN MAIDEN CONFIDENCE.
SCOTT, Lady of the Lake, canto 4, st. 18.
IN MY MIND'S EYE.
In my mind's eye, Horatio.
SHAKSPERE, Hamlet, act 1, sc. 2.
IN SURE AND CERTAIN HOPE OF THE
RESURRECTION. It is sure and certain hope, and not belief. The passage does not mean the resurrection of the
person interred, but the general resurrection; it is in sure and certain hope of the resurrection ; not his resurrection. Where the deceased is really spoken of, the expression is very different,— as our hope in this our brother doth' [rest in Christ]; à mode of speech consistent with everything but absolute certainty that the person departed doth not rest in Christ, which no one can be assured of, without immediate revelation from heaven,
BOSWELL'S Johnson, April, 1783.
IN VINO VERITAS.
IN WHOM, &c.
THOMSON, Liberty, part 2.
IN WIT A MAN. In wit a man, simplicity a child.
From Gay's Epitaph by POPE.
IN YONDER. In yonder grave a Druid lies.
COLLINS, Ode on Thomson's death.
INNS AND TAVERNS. There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced, as by a good Tavern or Inn.
BOSWELL'S Johnson, March, 1776
SHAKSPERE, King Henry 4, part 1, act 3, sc. 3.
Th' appointed time
Thomson, Spring, line 666.
At first, the infant,
SAAKSPERE, As you like it, act 2, sc. 7.
CHURCHILL, Gotham, book 1.