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9. Plain living and high thinking are no more. WoRDsworth—Sonnet dedicated to National I e and - . No. XIII. Written in London, Sept. 1802. (See also HAWEIS) 10 For what are men who grasp at praise sublime, But bubbles on the rapid stream of time, That rise, and fall, that swell, and are no more, Born, and forgot, ten thousand in an hour? YoUNG—Love of Fame. Satire II. L. 285. (See also OMAR) 11 While man is growing, life is in decrease. And cradles rock us nearer to the tomb: thur birth is nothing but our death YouNg—Night Thoughts. Night W. L. 718.
+2 That life is long, which answers life's great end. Yorng—Night Thoughts. Night V. L. 773.