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LACONIC AND SENTIMENTAL CURIOSITIES-

Of Good Men

Bacon

Divine Truth .

Sir W. Jones 103

Our Forefathers

Cowper's Letters 103

“Give me Neither Poverty nor Riches"

From the Greek 103

“ The Golden Mean

Lucian 103

The Miser

From the Greek 104

Our Attachment to

Life

C. Lamb 104

: From the Greek 104

Fleeting Life

Success in Life

Thomson 105

Crosses in Life

Sterne 105

Contrasts in Life

105

Life to be Enjoyed

. From the Greek 106

Vicissitudes of Life .

Sterne 106

Equanimity

. From the Greek 106

The Rivulet

Shelley 107

Various Authors 107

Time

Man

Ibid 108

Memory and Forgetfulness

From the Greek 108

Education

Addison 108

Maxims from · Poor Richard's Almanac,

Franklin 109

Laconics from Goethe

From the Persian Fables

Pleasures of Observation and Study

Sterne

Sancho's Ideas of Sleep .

Don Quixote 112

Books

Various Authors

The Consolations of Literature

Ibid 113

Pursuits of Literature

Hume 113

Giving Advice

l'arious Authors 113

The General Subjugator .

Thackeray 114

Mutability

Shelley 114

Precept and Example

Fuller 115

New Acquaintances

Johnson 115

Laughter

Carlyle 115

Occupations in Retirement

Cowper's Letters 115

Dreams

Dryden 115

Human Frailty

Sterne 116

Poor Scholars.

Burlon 116

Married Life

Various Authors 116

The Bride

IVashington Irving 117

Love

L. E. Landon 117

A Mother's Love

118

Goldsmith 118

Memory :

British Freedom

Wordsworth 118

The Human Seasons

Keats 118

Various Authors 119

Greek Epigrams

From the Persian

119

Chirchii

Health

119

Old Age and Death

Waller 119

Of Treason

: Sir 7. Ilarrington 120

Of Fortune

Ibid

The World's Huzza

Thackeray 120

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