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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. "
Cambrian Quarterly Magazine and Celtic Repertory - Strona 52
1832
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The Christian Witness and Congregational Magazine, Tom 5

1869
...with difficulties; but— ' Gently, softly, touch a nettle, And it stings you for your pains; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains.' God will help me, and, relying upon Him, I will go forward hopefully." On October 26th he writes:—"...
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Hansard's Parliamentary Debates

Great Britain. Parliament - 1869
...reminded him of the lines — " Gently, gently, touch a nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Seize it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains." And if they touched this question boldly they would reap the benefit. MR. D. DALEYMPLE said, he would...
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Treasury of Choice Quotations

Treasury - 1869 - Liczba stron: 458
...injustice.* Epilogue to Zara. 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. Verses written on a V/indow in Scotland. 'T is the same with common natures : Use 'em kindly, they...
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The Agent's Manual of Life Assurance

Henry Clay Fish - 1867 - Liczba stron: 159
...timid, doubtful, strike out! "Tender-handed stroke the nettle, And it stings you for your pains ; Grasp it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains." And remember the saying of a French author : " It is the first step that costs." That is the difficult...
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The epigrammatists: a selection, with notes and an intr. by H. P. Dodd

Epigrammatists - 1870
...thought. THE NETTLE'S LESSON. 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. 'Tia the same with common natures ; Use them kindly, they rebel : But be rough as nutmeg-graters, And...
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Transactions of the Cambridge Philosophical Society

Cambridge Philosophical Society - 1871
...proof of this theorem we find 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. If there be in mathematics a nettle danger out of which has been plucked the flower safety, it is speculation...
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The Indian Criminal Codes

India, Fendall Currie - 1872 - Liczba stron: 789
...the words of the poet — " 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. So it is with common natures — Use them kindly they rebel : But be rough as nutmeg graters, And they will obey...
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A commonplace book of epigrams analytically arranged, Wydanie 426

Charles Stokes Carey - 1872
...heart was more. VULGAR NATURES. 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 vulgar natures, Use them kindly, they rebel ; But be rough as nutmeg graters, And...
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Essence of wisdom, distilled from the flowers of ancient and modern ...

Albert Walker - 1873
...intercessors. Shakespeare. If you gently stroke a nettle, Mark ! it stings you for your pains ; But seize it like a man of mettle, And it soft as silk remains. 'Tis the same with common natures, Use them kindly — they rebel ; But be rough as nutmeg-graters,...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1874 - Liczba stron: 778
...injustice.1 Epilogue to Zara. 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. Verses written on a Window in Scotland. 'T is the same with common natures : Use 'em kindly, they rebel...
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