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" A jest's prosperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it... "
Measure for measure. The merchant of Venice. As you like it. Love's labour lost - Page 427
by William Shakespeare - 1766
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The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Nicholas Rowe - 1709 - 3324 pages
...mean to get, A Twelve-m\>ntb fliall you fpend, and never reft, Jfut feek the Wry Beds of PeopJe fick. Of him that hears it, never in the Tongue Of him that...fickly Ears, Deaft with the Clamours of their own dear GroansJ Will hear your idle Scorns; continue then, And I will have you, and that Fault withal; But...
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The Quintessence of English Poetry, Or, a Collection of All the Beautiful ...

Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - English poetry - 1740
...way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that looie grace, . Which mallow laughing hearers give to fools : A jeft's profperity lies in...hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it. Shakefpear's Love's Labour's Loft. i . And, now and then, breaks a dry bifquet-jeft, Which that it...
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The Works of Shakespeare: In Eight Volumes. Collated with the Oldest Copies ...

William Shakespeare - 1740
...Whofe influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which fhallow laughing hearers give to fools : A jell's profperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongueOf him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans,...
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The Works of Shakespear in Eight Volumes: The Genuine Text (collated with ...

William Shakespeare - 1747
...way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whole influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which fhallow laughing hearers give to fools: A jeft's profperity lies in...clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle icorns ; continue then, And I will have you, and that fault withal : But if they will not, throw away...
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The works of Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1752
...influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which (hallow laughing hearers give to fools : A Jeffs prosperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Ke '.ft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns ; continue then, An*...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare in Eight Volumes: With the ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson - Drama - 1765
...in agony. Rof. Why, that's the way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that locfe grace, Which (hallow-laughing hearers give to fools:...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, l)eaft with the clamours of their own * dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns; continue then, And...
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The Works of Shakespeare: in Eight Volumes, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1767
...way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whole influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which fhallow laughing hearers give to fools : A jeft's profperity lies in...clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcornsl continue then, And I will have you, and that fault withal : But if they will not, throw away...
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The Works: Of Shakespear. In which the Beauties Observed by Pope ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1771
...loofc grace, Which fhallow laughing hearers give to fools * A jeft's protperity lies in the ear Cf him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it : then, if ilckly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns ; continue...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare in Ten Volumes: With Corrections ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - 1778
...way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which fliallow laughing hearers give to fools : A jeft's profperity lies in...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Deaf 'd with the clamours of their own 9 dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns, continue then, And...
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Stockdale's edition of Shakespeare, with explanatory notes

William Shakespeare - 1784
...Whole influence is begot of that loóle grace, Which mallow laughing hearers give to fools : A ¡eft's profperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Deafd with theclamours of their own dear1 groans Will hear your idle fcurns, continue then, And I will...
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