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„Which not even critics criticise.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book IV, The Winter Evening, Line 51.

„As dreadful as the Manichean god,
Adored through fear, strong only to destroy.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book V, The Winter Morning Walk, Line 444.

„All learned, and all drunk!“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book IV, The Winter Evening, Line 478.

„There is a pleasure in poetic pains
Which only poets know.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book II, The Timepiece, Line 285.

„What is it but a map of busy life,
Its fluctuations, and its vast concerns?“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book IV, The Winter Evening, Line 55.

„A worm is in the bud of youth,
And at the root of age.“

—  William Cowper

Stanzas subjoined to a Bill of Mortality.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„The sounding jargon of the schools.“

—  William Cowper

Truth, line 367.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„The Frenchman's darling.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book IV, The Winter Evening, Line 765.

„Whoe'er was edified, themselves were not.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book II, The Timepiece, Line 444.

„Give what Thou canst, without Thee we are poor;
And with Thee rich, take what Thou wilt away.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Источник: The Task (1785), Book V, The Winter Morning Walk, Line 905.

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