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We bear it calmly, though a ponderous woe,
And still adore the hand that gives the blow.
The best may slip, and the most cautious fall; He's more than mortal that ne'er err'd at all.
We live and learn, but not the wiser grow.
Heaven is not always angry when he strikes,
But most chastises those whom most he likes.
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When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We exult in its very invisibility.
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John Pomfret was an English poet and clergyman.
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