john stuart, third earl of bute quotes

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Ye Highlands and ye Lawlands.
Oh! where hae ye been?
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One seems to believe almost all that they believe; and when they stop short and call it a Religion, and you pass on, and call it o ...
a meek humble Man of modest sense,
Who preaching peace does practice continence;
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A Spirit free, to choose for my own share,
What sort of Flesh and Blood I pleas'd to wear,
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Mountains of Whimseys, heaped in his own Brain,
Stumbling from thought to thought, falls headlong down
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On thy wither'd lips and dry,
Which like barren furrows lie,
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The talk not of Inconstancy,
False Hearts, and broken Vows;
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So, when my days of impotence approach,
And I'm by pox and wine's unlucky chance
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See the kind seed-receiving earth
To every grain affords a birth:
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Great Negative, how vainly would the Wise
Enquire, define, distinguish, teach, devise,
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