We were so clos'd within each other's breasts The rivets were not found that join'd us first. That does not reach us yet: we were so mix'd, As meeting streams, both to ourselves were lost; We were one mass; we could not give or take, But from the same; for he was I, I he!
'Tis thus the mercury of man is fix'd,Strong grows the virtue with his nature mix'd.Alexander Pope
Nations with nations mix'd confus'dly die, And lost in one promiscuous carnage lie.joseph addison
Who mix'd reason with pleasure, and wisdom with mirth; If he had any faults, he has left us in doubt.Oliver Goldsmith
'Tis thus the mercury of man is fix'd, Strong grows the virtue with his nature mix'd.Alexander Pope
Love, Hope, and Joy, fair pleasure's smiling train, Hate, Fear, and Grief, the family of pain, These mix'd with art, and to due bounds confin'd Make and maintain the balance of the mind.Alexander Pope
This was the noblest Roman of all All the conspirators, save only he, Did that they did in envy of great Caesar; He only, in a general honest thought, And common good to all, made one of them. His life was gentle; and the elements So mix'd in him that Nature might stand up And say to all the world, This was a man!
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