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" Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control, These three alone lead life to sovereign power. Yet not for power (power of herself Would come uncall'd for) but to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear; And, because right is right, to follow... "
Parables from Nature - Page 88
by Mrs. Alfred Gatty - 1893 - 559 pages
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Chapters on the poets of ancient Greece

Henry Alford - 1841
...of herself Will come uncalled-for) but to live by law Acting the law we live by without fear, And, because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom, in the scorn of consequence. (Dear mother Ida, hearken ere I die.) Not as men value gold because it tricks And blazons outward Life...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1843
...herself Would come uncall'd for) but to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear ; And, because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence.' " Dear mother Ida, harken ere I die. Again she said : ' I woo thee not with gifts. Sequel of guerdon...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 14

D. W Holly, Conrad Swackhamer - United States - 1844
Vols. 1-3, 5-8 contain the political and literary portions; v. 4 the historical register department, of the numbers published from Oct. 1837 to Dec. 1840.
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 80

Robert Vaughan - 1884
...reward other than that of seeking all which is noble and true and of good report, of men who felt that because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence, Pascal knew nothing ; he was, as every man is, the child of his time, and it would have been as impossible...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1845
...herself Would come uncall'd for) but to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear ; And, because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence.' " Dear mother Ida, barken ere I die. Again she said : ' I woo thee not with gifts. Sequel of guerdon...
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Ravenscliffe, Volume 1

Anne Marsh-Caldwell - English fiction - 1851
...power: Yet not for power .... . . . .' But to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear; And because right is right, to follow right, Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence. TENNYSON. "You have insulted my creed you have insulted my country you have insulted my family...
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POEMS

ALFRED TENNYSON - 1851
...of herself Would come uncalled for,) but to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear; And because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence.' " Dear mother Ida, harken ere I die, Again she said: ' I woo thee not with gifts. Sequel of guerdon...
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A man without a name [by B.C. Grey] ed. by the dowager countess of Morley

Barbarina Charlotte Grey (hon. lady.) - 1852
...haste ; still the full heart Had not imparted half ; 'twas happiness Too exquisite to last ! BLAIR. Because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence. TENNYSON. ALL now went smoothly ; everybody looked happy in their different ways. Arthur was in a state...
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THE ROMAN TRAITOR

HENRY WILLIAM HERBERT - 1853
...his own private chamber whither none dared intrude unsummoned. CHAPTER XI. THE RELEASE. And, for that right is right, to follow right Were wisdom, in the scorn of consequence, TENMVSOW. PAULLUS ARVINA sat alone in a small chamber of his own house. Books were before him, his...
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