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Poem by Thomas Urquhart


Epigrams. The First Booke. 11. How to be alwayes in repose


So that desire, and feare may never jarre 
	Within your soule: no losse of meanes, nor ryot 
Of cruell foes, no sicknesse, harme by Warre, 
	Nor chance whatsever will disturbe your quiet; 
For in a setled, and well temperd mind, 
None can the meanest perturbation find.



Thomas Urquhart


Thomas Urquhart's other poems:
  1. Epigrams. The Third Booke. 9. That a courtesie ought to be conferred soone, and with a good will
  2. Epigrams. The Second Booke. 29. A truely liberall man never bestoweth his gifts, in hope of recompence
  3. Epigrams. The Third Booke. 36. Of Death, and Sin
  4. Epigrams. The Third Booke. 40. Of wisedome, in speech, in action in reality, and reputation
  5. Epigrams. The Third Booke. 1. How to behave ones selfe in all occasions


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