tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did... The British Muse, Or, A Collection of Thoughts, Moral, Natural, and Sublime ... - Стр. 28авторы: Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - 1737Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге
| William Shakespeare - 1709
...to fpeak truth of Citfitr, I have not known, when his Affeftions fway'd, More than his Reafon. But **'tis a common Proof, That Lowlinefs is young Ambition's...Face; But when he once attains the upmoft Round, He** Julius He then unto the Ladder turns his Back, . . ..., ' Looks in the Clouds, fcorning the bafe Degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1709
...to fpeak truth of C<efor f I have not known, when his Affections fway'd, More than his Reafon; But **'tis a- common Proof, That Lowlinefs is young Ambition's...his Face; But when he once attains the upmoft Round,** But for the general. He would be crown'd—- • m He then unto the Ladder turns his Back, Looks in... | |
| Charles Gildon - 1718
...Saints tor aye Be crown'd with Plagues, that thee alone obey. "fimen. Ib. OfLowlinefs, or Humility. But **'tis a common Proof, That Lowlinefs is young Ambition's...attains the upmoft Round, He then unto the Ladder turns** hi; Back, Looks in the Clouds, fcorniug the bafe Degrees By which he did attend. Brutus. In Julius... | |
| William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1733
...and, to fpeak truth of C#far, I have not known when his affe&ions fway'd More than his reafon. But **'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's...unto the lad*der turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the bafe degrees By which he- did afcend: To C<efar may : Then, left he may,, prevent. And... | |
| Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - 1740
...ambition hath one heel nail'd in hell, Though fhe ftretch .her fingers to touch the heav'ns. Lillfs **Midas. 'Tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young...unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the bafe degrees By which he did aicend. So- Caifar may : And therefore think him as a-ierpent's... | |
| William Shakespeare, Sir Thomas Hanmer, Alexander Pope, Nicholas Rowe - 1745
...and to fpeak truth of C<efart ] have not known when his affections fway'd More than his reafon. But **'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's...unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the bale degrees By which he did afcend : fo C-.rfar may : Then, Then, left he may, prevent.... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1747
...and to fpeak truth of Ctfar, \ have not known when his affections fway'd More than his reafon. But **'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his** fa« ; But when he: once attains the upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns bis back, By which... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1752
...bear, I can make off at pleafure, ACT II. SCENE I. f f Ambition, cover' d with fpecious Humility, But **'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's...then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the** cloud., fcorning the bafe degrees By which he did afcend. Corifpiracy, dreadful till executed. (5)... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1762
...and to fpeak truth of Ceefar, I have not known when his affeftions fway'd More than his reafon. But **'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward** tarns his face ; But when he once attains the utmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1765
...to fpeak truth of C<ffar t I have not known when his affections fway'd ' More than his reafon. But **'tis a ' common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's...unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the * bafe degrees By which he did afcend. So C<efar may : Then, left he may, prevent. And... | |
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