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" I could not tame my nature down; for he Must serve who fain would sway— and soothe, and sue. And watch all time, and pry into all place, And be a living lie, who would become A mighty thing amongst the mean, and such The mass are ; I disdain'd to mingle... "
The American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review - Page 335
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Angelo, Volume 1

Angelo (fict. name.) - 1854
...therefore, a hundred-fold more than his fellows, the foot-ball of fortune, the servant of servants ! " ' For he Must serve, who fain would sway — and soothe...mighty thing amongst the mean ; and such The mass are !'" VOL. I. I He had fixed his eyes upon a bust of Cicero, which stood upon a bracket opposite where...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...so ? Man. I could not tame my nature down ; for he Must ierre who fain would sway — and sooth — te \ This poem was actually composed by a young man...and this by one of only sixteen " — But, alas \ among the mean, and such The mass are ; I disdain'd to mingle with A herd, though to be leader —...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...thoughts mistook themselves. Abbot. And wherefore so 1 Must Ierre who fain would sway — and sooth — and sue — And Watch all time — and pry into all...be a living lie — who would become A mighty thing among the mean, and such The mass are ; I disdain'd to mingle with A herd, though to be leader —...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 576 pages
...proud o'er thy ruin, for ever be hurl'd The laughter of triumph, the jeers of the world. Byron. I eould not tame my nature down ; for he Must serve who fain would sway — and soothe and sue — And wateh all time — and pry into all plaee — And be a living lie — who would beeome A mighty thing...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 570 pages
...proud o'er thy ruin, for ever be hurl'd The laughter of triumph, the jeers of the world. Byron. I eould not tame my nature down ; for he Must serve who fain would sway — and soothe and And wateh all time — and pry into all plaee — And be a living lie — who would beeome A mighty...
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'The dangers of England, and duties of Englishmen', a letter addressed to ...

Edward Rupert Humphreys - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1855 - 48 pages
...Jesuitism, never idle, and never visible, an agency that would seem to have taken for its maxim, that he ', " Must serve, who fain would sway, and soothe, and sue, And watch all time, and piy into all space, And be a living lie, who would become A mighty thing among the mean." For the long...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Including the Suppressed Poems ; Also a Sketch of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1855 - 764 pages
...But this is past, My thoughts mistook themselves. ABBOT. And wherefore so 7 MANFRED. I could not Lame Co. sooth e — and si And watch all time — and pry into all place— And be a living lie — who would...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1859 - 827 pages
...mighty still. —But this is past, My thoughts mistook themselves. Abbot. And wherefore so ? Мая. I could not tame my nature down ; for he Must serve...thing amongst the mean, and such The mass are ; I dlsdain'd to mingle with A herd, though to be leader — and of wolves. The lion Is alone, and so am...
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Poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1859
...thoughts mistook themselves. Abbot. And wherefore so ? Man. I could not tame my nature down ; for ho Must serve who fain would sway — and soothe —...thing amongst the mean, and such The mass are ; I disdain'd to mingle with A herd, though to be leader — and of wolves. The lion is alone, and so am...
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Mademoiselle Mori: A Tale of Modern Rome

Margaret Roberts - English fiction - 1860 - 526 pages
...away ! CHAPTER XXVIII. He must serve who fain would sway, and soothe, and sue, Ami wateh all timc^and pry into all place, And be a living lie, who would become A mighty thing among the mean. ONE Sunday evening, a couple of months later, Count Clementi sat locked up in his room,...
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