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Should those more tall reach to the pole

DMI number:
36737
Poem Aliases
Watts. Horae Lyricae.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Should those more tall reach to the pole
Last Line:
I'm sure to be the greatest man
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Personal insults and Religion
Related People
Author:
Isaac Watts
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Excerpt with variants from 'False Greatness', in Watts, 'Horae Lyricae' (1799): 162.
Content/Publication
Title:
The beauties of poetry: or, a portable repository of English verse, on an entire new plan. [T85619] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.191
Poem Title:
Dr. Watt's Answer to some Persons who reflected on the Lowness of his Person.
Attribution:
Dr. Watt's
Attributed To:
Isaac Watts