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" 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. "
Proverbial Folk-lore - Pagina 123
di Alan Benjamin Cheales - 1875 - 173 pagine
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The Bee, Or Literary Intelligencer, Volume 7

James Anderson - 1792
...patience with ourselves 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, And the rogues obey...
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The British Martial: Or, An Anthology of English Epigrams: Being ..., Volume 1

1806
...physic sure had cur'd his 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...
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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,...
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A Selection of English Epigrams: Extracted Principally from the British and ...

1812 - 131 pagine
...quoth the other, each man toasts his cheese. CCXXXIU. Tender-handed, stroke a nettle, And it stings you for your pains : Grasp it, like a man of mettle,...soft as silk remains. • 'Tis the same with common nature*, Use them kindly, they rebel; But be rough as nutmeg-graters, And the rogues obey you well....
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The Juvenile Port-folio, and Literary Miscellany, Volume 1

Thomas Condie - 1813
...the« be, To me both 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, And the rogues obey...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...care, and shut out 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,...silk remains. "Tis the same with common natures, Use 'em kindly they rebel : But be rough as nutmeg-graters, And the rogues obey you well. WILLIAM HAMILTON....
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...care, and shut out 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. "Tig the same with common natures, Use 'em kindly they rebel : WILLIAM HAMILTON. BORN 1704. — DIED...
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British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Volume 2

William Nicholson - 1819
...to wound the skin. 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...
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American Edition of the British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of ..., Volume 2

William Nicholson - 1819
...to wound the skin. 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...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 4

John Mason Good - 1813
...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,...
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