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Content is wealth the riches of the mind

DMI number:
5560
First Line:
Content is wealth the riches of the mind
Last Line:
And happy he who can that treasure find
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Money / wealth and The happy man / contentment
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dryden's The Desire of women, or the Wife of Bath's Tale; Calif. VII (2000): 477.
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Content's the riches of the mind
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Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
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