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" Our portion is not large, indeed ; But then, how little do we need, For nature's calls are few ! In this the art of living lies, To want no more than may suffice, And make that little do. "
The Arminian Magazine: Consisting of Extracts and Original Treatises on ... - Page 601
by John Wesley - 1787
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London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volume 18

1749
...not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humble lot. Oar portion is not large indeed, But then how little do we need ? For nature's...more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore relifh with content, Whate'er kind Providence hath fent. Nor aim beyond our pow'rj For if...
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley].

Collection - 1755
...your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little do we need, For Nature's...no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r...
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A Collection of Poems ...

Robert Dodsley - 1758
...your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little do we need, For Nature's...no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has-fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r...
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A Collection of Poems: In Six Volumes, Volume 4

1765
...your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humblerjot, IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little do we need ! For Nature's...no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r...
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley]. [2 other copies ...

Collection - 1765
...ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not large indeed, ,i But then, how little do we need ! For Nature's calls...this the art of living lies, To want no more than may fuflice, . ,' And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes

Robert Dodsley - 1770
...your flate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then how little do we need ! For Nature's...no more than may fuffice,] And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with Content Whate'er kind Providence has fent,Nor aim beyond our pow'r )...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue. And ...

1780 - 204 pages
...your ftate,. We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. IX. Our portion is not large indeed, But then, how little do we need [ For nature's...no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. X. We'll therefore relifh with content Whate'er kind Providence has fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r;...
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London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volume 49

1780
...not large, indeed, But ihfn how little do we need ? Fot Nature'' calls are few; In this the ait ot living lies, To want no more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore reli/h with content Whate'er kind Providence has fcnt, Nor aim beyond ouï* power ; For,...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 3

1782
...not your ftate; We look with pity en, the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not large, indeed; But then how little do we need ! For Nature's...more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore relifii, with content, Whate'er kind Providence has fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r ; For...
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Miscellanies in Prose and Verse Intended as a Specimen of the Types: At the ...

John Walter - 1785 - 225 pages
...not your ftate, We look with pity on the great, And blefs our humbler lot. Our portion is not large, indeed ; But then, how little do we need ! For Nature's...more than may fuffice, And make that little do. We'll therefore relifli with content Whate'er kind Providence has fent, Nor aim beyond our pow'r; For if...
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