Profoundly learned I would grow, What heaven contains would comprehend,
O'er earth's wide realm my gaze extend, Nature and science I desire to know.
Your are upon the proper track, I find; Take heed, let nothing dissipate your
My heart and soul are in the chase! Though to be sure I fain would seize, On
pleasant summer holidays, A little liberty and careless ease.
Use well your time, so rapidly it flies; Method will teach you time to win;
Hence, my young friend, I would advise, With college logic to begin! Then
will your mind be so well braced, In Spanish boots so tightly laced, That on