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" Not the red arm of angry Jove, That flings the thunder from the sky, And gives it rage to roar, and strength to fly. Should the whole frame of nature round him break, In ruin, and confusion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd would hear the mighty crack, And stand... "
A Dictionary of Quotations from Various Authors in Ancient and Modern ... - Page 387
by Hugh Moore - 1831 - 507 pages
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The Odes & Satyrs of Horace, that Have Been Done Into English by the Most ...

Horace - 1717 - 392 pages
...of angry Jove, That flings the Thunder from the Sky, And gives it Rage to roar, and Strength to fiy. Should the whole Frame of Nature round him break, In Ruin and Contufion hu.'d, He, unconcern'd, wou'd hear the mighty Crack, And ftand fecure amidft a Falling Wo.d....
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The Spectator, Volume 8

1729 - 320 pages
...of angry Jove, That flings the Thunder from the Sky, And fives it Rage to roar, and Strength to fly. Should the whole frame of Nature round him break. In Ruin and Confufion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd would hear the mighty Crack, dnd ftand fecitre amidft a falling World....
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De Oratore: Or, His Three Dialogues Upon the Character and Qualifications of ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1755 - 396 pages
...of angry Jove, Thatjiings the Thunder from she Sby, And gives it Rage to roar, and Strength to fy. Should the whole Frame of Nature round him break, In Ruin and Confujton hurfd, He unconcern d ivould hear the mighty Crack, And ji and fe cure ami djl a falling...
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The Art of Poetry on a New Plan, Volume 2

John Newbery - Poetry - 1969 - 394 pages
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Preface. Poems on several occasions. An essay on Virgil's Georgics

Joseph Addison - English literature - 1765 - 378 pages
...OCCASIOSS. 16$ That flings the thunder from the fky, And gives it rage to roar, and ftrength to fly. Should the whole frame of nature round him break, In ruin and confufion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd, would hear the mighty crack, And ftand fecure amidft a falling world....
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The Spectator, Volume 6

1767 - 334 pages
...Saturday, July 26. Si fraclus il'abatur or Us, Jtnpa'vidum ferient ruints. Hor. Od. 3. 1. 3. v. 7. Should the whole frame of nature round him break' In ruin and coufufion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd, would hear the mighty crack, And fland fecure amidft a falling world....
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The Miscellaneous Works: In Verse and Prose, of the Right Honourable Joseph ...

Joseph Addison - 1773 - 326 pages
...angry Jove, Thr.t flings the. thunder from the Sky, And gives it rage to roar, and ftrength to fly. Should the whole frame of nature round him break,. In ruin and confufion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd, would hear the mighty crack, And Hand fecure amidft a fallrag world....
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The Works of the English Poets: Addison

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779 - 368 pages
...of angry Jove, That ffings the thunder from the fky, And gives it rage to roar, and ftrength to fly. Should the whole frame of nature round him break, In ruin and confufion hurl'd. He, unconcern'd, would hear the mighty crack, And ftand fecure amidft a falling world....
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The Spectator. ...

1789 - 428 pages
...Jove, " That flings the thunder from the flty, " And'gives it rage to roar, and ftrength to fly. " Should the whole frame of nature round him " break, " In ruin and confufion hurl'd, " He, unconcern 'd, would hear the mighty crack, " And ftand fecure amidft a falling...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 30

English poets - 1790 - 364 pages
...of angry Jove, That flings the thunder from the fky, And gives it rage to roar, and ftrength to fly. Should the whole frame of nature round him break, In ruin and confufion hurl'd, He, unconcern'd, would hear the mighty crack, And ftand fecure amid ft a falling...
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