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" A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches,... "
Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell - Pagina 26
door Oliver Goldsmith - 1804 - 68 pagina’s
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Notes and Queries, Volume 44

1871
...commences thus : — " A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man : For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave whnt life required, but gave no more." Now, I am inclined to think that the poet was not so far astray...
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The Standard elocutionist; and gem-book of British authors, ed. by A. Cunningham

A. Cunningham - 1850
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 395 pagina’s
...country's pride, Wlun once destroyed, can never be supplied. GOLDSMITH. His best companions, ianocence and health; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are altered ; trade's unfeeling trail: Usurp the land, and dispossess the swain ; Along the lawn, where...
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Antiquated spots round Cheltenham

William T. Newenham - 1851 - 145 pagina’s
...terminus, thereby affording just grounds for the bard's lament :— But times are alter'd ; trades unfeeling train Usurp the land and dispossess the...swain ; Along the lawn, where scatter'd hamlets rose, Unwii'ldly wealth and cumbrous pomp repose. If you lack fellowship with these as well with those troops...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with illustr. by J. Absolon [and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1851
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1851 - 134 pagina’s
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance...
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Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - 1852 - 519 pagina’s
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him, light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave whut life required, but gave no more ; to His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches,...
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Mary, a daughter of the English peasantry, by the author of 'Highland sports ...

Herbert Byng Hall - 1853
...despised. CHAPTER XIII. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome...gave what life required, but gave no more, His best companion innocence and health, And his best riches ignorance and wealth. GOLDSMITH. THE glories of...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1853 - 176 pagina’s
...time there was, ere England's griefa began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For tun light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no more : 2 Where] ' Wealth in all commercial states is found to accumulate ; the very laws may contribute...
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School elocution : or The young academical orator

William Herbert - 1853 - 192 pagina’s
...be supplied. — A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance...
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