brain transcend; For that which is or is not in the head A sounding phrase will
serve you in good stead. But before all strive this half year From one fix'd
order ne'er to swerve! Five lectures daily you must hear; The hour still
punctually observe! Yourself with studious zeal prepare, And closely in your
manual look, Hereby may you be quite aware That all he utters standeth in the
book; Yet write away without cessation, As at the Holy Ghost's dictation!
This, Sir, a second time you need not say! Your counsel I appreciate quite;
What we possess in black and white, We can in peace and comfort bear