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" Death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself. He tells the proud and insolent that they are but Abjects, and humbles them at the instant; makes them cry, complain, and repent, yea, even to hate their forepassed happiness. "
Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ... - Page 61
by George Walker - 1825 - 615 pages
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...instant, makes them cry, complain, and repent, yea, even to hate their fore passed happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked...just, and mighty death ! whom none could advise, thou Last persuaded; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...instant; makes them cry, complain, and repent; yea, even to hate their fore-passed happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked...none could advise, thou hast persuaded : what none hath dared, thou hast done : and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Biography - 1816
...instant; makes them cry, complain, and repent; yea, even to hate their fore-passed happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked...none could advise, thou hast persuaded : what none hath dared, thou hast done : and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1824
...instant; makes them cry, complam, and repent, yea, even to hate their Inn-passed happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked...have dared, thou hast done; and whom, all the world has flattered thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the tar-stretched...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 2

Richard Warner - 1824
...; makes them cry, complain, and repent ; yea, even to hate their forepassed happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar ; a naked...beggar, which hath interest in nothing but in the gravel which fills his mouth. He holds a glass before the eyes of the most beautiful, and makes them see therein...
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The Life of John Buncle, Esq, Volume 2

Thomas Amory - 1825
...makes them cry, complain, and repent; yea even, to hate their former happiness. It is death takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked beggar, which hath interest in nothing but VOL. II. Q the gravel which fills his mouth. It is death holds a glass before the eyes of the most...
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The life of John Buncle, esq; [by T. Amory].

Thomas Amory - 1825
...makes them cry, complain, and repent; yea even, to hate their former happiness. It is death takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked beggar, which hath interest in nothing but VOL. n. Q the gravel which fills his mouth. It is death holds a glass before the eyes of the most beautiful,...
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The Paisley magazine Vol 1

...naked beggar, \vl.ieh hath interest 71 nothing, but the gravel which lilis liis mouth. It is death holds a glass before the eyes of the most beautiful,...deformity and rottenness; and they acknowledge it. Whom none could advise, limn haijt persuaded ; what none have dared, thon has dune, and whom all the...
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The Works of Sir Walter Ralegh, Kt: The history of the world

Sir Walter Raleigh - English literature - 1829
...instant, makes them cry, complain, and repent, yea, even to hate their forepast happiness. He takes the account of the rich, and proves him a beggar, a naked...none could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...eyes of the most beautiful, and makes them i-ee therein their deformity ; and they acknowledge it. О eloquent, just, and mighty Death! whom none could...have dared, thou hast done; and whom all the world have flattered, thou only hast cast out and despised : thou hast drawn together all the far-etrciclicd...
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