Αναζήτηση Εικόνες Χάρτες Play YouTube Ειδήσεις Gmail Drive Περισσότερα »
Είσοδος
Βιβλία Βιβλία
" Tender-handed stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. "
Leigh Hunt as Poet and Essayist: Being the Choicest Passages from His Works ... - Σελίδα 104
των Leigh Hunt - 1889 - 528 σελίδες
Πλήρης προβολή - Σχετικά με αυτό το βιβλίο

The Bee, Or, Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Τόμος 7

James Anderson - 1792
...and mend. A PICTURE TOO TRUE. TENDER-HANDED stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains :• Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. 'Tis the same with grov'ling natures J' Use them kindly they rebel : But be rough as nutmeg gratcis,...

The British Martial: Or, An Anthology of English Epigrams: Being ..., Τόμος 1

1806
...own. o3 197 cccc. 1'ROBATUM EST. Tender-handed stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains : Grasp it, like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. T!s the same with eommon natures, Use them kindly, they rebel ; But be rough as nutnjeg graters, And...

The panorama of wit. Exhibiting the choicest epigrams in the English language

Panorama - 1809
...must dine him now. VULGAR NATURES. TENDER-HANDED stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your paius; Grasp it, like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remaius. 'Tis the same with vulgar natures, Use them kindly, they rebel; But be rouffh as nutmeg graters,...

A Selection of English Epigrams: Extracted Principally from the British and ...

1812 - 131 σελίδες
...man toasts his cheese. CCXXXIU. Tender-handed, stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains : Grasp it, like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. • 'Tis the same with common nature*, Use them kindly, they rebel; But be rough as nutmeg-graters,...

The Juvenile Port-folio, and Literary Miscellany, Τόμος 1

Thomas Condie - 1813
...fond and true. A PICTURE TOO TRDE. Tender-handed, stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains : Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. 'Tis the same with grav'ling natures ; Use them kindly, they rebel : But, be rough as nutmeg graters,...

British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Τόμος 2

William Nicholson - 1819
...Hence arose die following lines : " Tender handed touch a nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains." • F THE DIFFERENT KINDS Or INFI.ORKSC1KCE, OH MODES OP FLOWER1SU. , The various modes in which flowers...

American Edition of the British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of ..., Τόμος 2

William Nicholson - 1819
...Hence arose the following lines : " Tender handed touch a nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains." OP TRS DIFFKREHT KINDS Of ITaFLORESOOM'K, OR MOPES OF FLOWERING. The various modes in which flowers...

Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Τόμος 5

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...light. ' VERSES WRITTEN ON A WINDOW. TENDER-HANDED stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. "Tis the same with common natures, Use 'em kindly they rebel : But be rough as nutmeg-graters, And...

Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Τόμος 4

John Mason Good - 1819
...blush'd ! 5. .By Aaron Hill, 'ender-handed stroke a nettle, And it stings you fur your pains ; (rasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains, лз the same with common natures : Use 'em kindly, they ri.l>el ; ut, be rough as nutmeg-graters,...

The Monthly Review

1820
...Three Letters to the Revie,wers.' " Tender-handed touch a nettle, It will sting you for your pains; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains." • Sir Nathaniel has had the courage to act on the old poet's advice, but has nevertheless been woefully...




  1. Η βιβλιοθήκη μου
  2. Βοήθεια
  3. Σύνθετη Αναζήτηση Βιβλίων
  4. Λήψη ePub
  5. Λήψη PDF