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" Farewell, a long farewell, to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day comes a frost, a killing frost ; And,— when... "
Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and Miscellaneous, of ... - Page 221
by Richard Warner - 1824
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An historical account of the episcopal see, and cathedral church, of Sarum

William Dodsworth (verger.) - 1814
...fortune, which our great dramatic poet has so feelingly described: " This is the state of man; to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow...killing frost; And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I have ventur'd Like...
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An American Selection of Lessons in Reading and Speaking: Calculated to ...

Noah Webster - Readers - 1814 - 230 pages
...WoL "ITjl ARE WELL, a long farewell, to all my greatness ! _•_ This is the state of man : to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow...killing frost, And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips his shoot ; And then he falls, as I do. I have ventur'd, Like...
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ..., Volume 27

New Church gen. confer
...of Wolsey :— " Farewell, a long farewell, to all my greatness! This is the state of man : to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow...killing frost, And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening—nips his root, And, then he falls as I do." Another of the uses...
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Proverbs, Chiefly Taken from the Adagia of Erasmus, with ..., Volume 2

Proverbs - 1814
...great height a great fall, and " after sweet meat comes sour sauce." , " The prosperous man to-day puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms,...killing frost ; And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips bis root, Aud then he falls as I do." Woolsey's Speech in...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...— HENRY VIH. WoU F AREWELLV a long farewell to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; to day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; tomorrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honors thick upon him ; The third day comes a frost, a killing frost, And when he thinks, good easy...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1816
...the mind : Wolaey. Farewel, a long farewel, to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow...third day comes a frost, a killing frost. And when lie thinks, good easy man, full surely His .greatness is a ripening, nips his root, And then he falls...
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Some of the Beauties of Free-masonry: Being an Extract from Publications ...

Joshua Bradley - Freemasonry - 1816 - 318 pages
...yet to our surprise, in the short space of an hour they are all exhausted. Thus wastes man ; today he puts forth the tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow,...bears his blushing honours thick upon him ; . the next day comes a frost, which nips the shoot, and when he thinks his greatness is still aspiring, he...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - English poetry - 1816 - 1064 pages
...tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms, [him : And bears his blushing honors thick upon The third day comes a frost, a killing frost ; And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips his rogt, And then he falls, as I do. I hare ventured, Like...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...mind :, , .. Wolsey. Farewell, a long farewell, to all my greatness 1 This is the state of man: to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope; to-morrow...killing frost, And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips his .root, And then he falls as I do. Henry VHI. Act in, Sc....
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 122

Scottish periodicals - 1877
...generalisation, ends with a melancholy application to himself : — "This is the state of mau : to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow...frost, And when he thinks — good easy man — full surely His greatness is a ripening, nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I have ventured, Like...
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