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" A MIGHTY pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that pain to miss ; But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. "
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1857
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 762 pages
...imparted tc» English numbers the enthusiasm of the greater ode, and the gayety of the less ~ GOLD. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but Love in vain. Virtue now nor noble blood, Nor wit, by love is understood. Gold alone does passion...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1860 - 762 pages
...Kurd, In three volumes: read also, Johnson's Ltfe of Cowley I" M* " Uves or the HrlUsh Poets." r GOLD. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but Love in vain. Virtue now nor noble blood, Nor wit, by love is understood. Gold alone does passion...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...In three volumei: read alao, lohnton'i Ll» of Cowley In hU " Llve« of the lirltl.h Poeti." GOLD. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but Love in vain. Virtue now nor noble blood, Nor wit, by love is understood. Gold alone does passion...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 776 pages
...John«oa'« Llfr of Cowley In his " Lives of the BrUlgh PocU." A mighty pain to love it is, Anil 'tis a pnin that pain to miss, But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but Love in vain. Virtue now nor noble blood, Nor wit, by love is understood. Gold alone does passion...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 715 pages
...to princes OIJ{' To marry blood. Beaumont & Fletcher, Maid in the Mill. LOVE, LOVEBS — continued. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. Cowlev. Love is maintain'd by wealth, wLen all is spent, Adversity then breeds the...
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Book of Elegant Poetical Extracts

John T. Watson - 1869 - 506 pages
...stick up, Or, when I 'm in a fit, to hiccup ! BUTLER'S Hudibras. Almighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss ; But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is, to love, an.* love in vain. COWLEY'S Jlnacreon. What is love ? — An odd compound of simples most sweet, Cull'd...
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The Lakeside Monthly, Volume 2

Francis Fisher Broune - 1869
...replied, "but mind isn't of that kind. With me — ' A mighty pain to love it is, And yet a pain that love to miss ; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, bat love in vain !' " This was spoken in such a peculiar die-away manner, and so wholly different from...
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The Doctor's Daughter

Sophie May - 1871 - 330 pages
...feelings are involuntary — we are not to blame for them. Love comes to every one sooner or later. ' A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that pain to miss,' &c., &c." ning away from him ; for I was afraid he was going to propose on the spot, though it seemed...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - 1872 - 558 pages
...there! for why Should every creature drink but I1 Why, men of morals, tell me why 1 GOLD. From Anacreon. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that pain to miss; But of all pain the greatest pain, It is to love, and love in vain. Virtue now nor noble blood, Nor wit by love...
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The Bridal Bouquet Culled in the Garden of Literature

Henry Southgate - 1873 - 388 pages
...profaned on either part ; For though 'tis got by chance, 'tis kept by art. Ben Jonson. THE PAINS OF LOVE. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. Cotuley. LOVE OPPRESSED MORE INTENSELY BURNS. The flaming torch to earth's cold breast...
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