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" That do not do the thing they most do show, Who, moving others, are themselves as stone, Unmoved, cold, and to temptation slow, They rightly do inherit heaven's graces And husband nature's riches from expense; They are the lords and owners of their faces,... "
The Plant-lore & Garden-craft of Shakespeare - Page 339
by Henry Nicholson Ellacombe - 1884 - 438 pages
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Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is prefixed ...

William Shakespeare - 1804
...their faces, Others but Stewarts of their excellence. The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Tho' to itself it only live and die; But if that flower...their deeds, Lilies, that fester, smell far worse than weeds. COMPLAINT FOK HIS LOVER'S ABSENCE. That tongue that tells the story of thy days, (Making lascivious...
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The Poems of William Shakespeare: Comprehending Venus and Adonis, Tarquin ...

William Shakespeare - History - 1808 - 204 pages
...their faces. Others but stewards of their excellence, The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Tho' to itself it only live and die ; But if that flower...their deeds ; Lilies that fester, smell far worse than weeds. How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame, Which, like a canker in the fragrant rose, Doth...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry (Collections) - 1810
...from expense ; They are the lords and owners of their faces, Others but stewards of their excellence. The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though to itself it only live and die ; But if that Bower with base infection meet, The basest weed out-braves his dignity: For sweetest things turn sourest...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 9

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1812
...their faces. Others but stewards of their excellence, The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Tho' to itself it only live and die ; But if that flower...their deeds ; Lilies that fester, smell far worse than weeds. How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame, Which, like a canker in the fragrant rose, Doth...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1812
...their faces, Others but stewards of their excellence. The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Tho' to itself it only live and die ; But if that flower with base infection meet, The basest weed <ut-braves his dignity : For sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds ; Lilies that fester, smell...
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Aphorisms from Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Capel Lofft - 1812 - 456 pages
...Riches. 1991- PURITY. J The Summer's Flower is to the Summer sweet, Tho' in few hours it grow, blossom, and die : But if that Flower with base Infection meet, The basest Weed outbraves his Dignity. 1992. GLORY corrupted by VICE. The sweetest Praise turns sour by evil Deeds. 1993. ENVY the unwilling...
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Poems Descriptive of Rural Life and Scenery

John Clare - 1820 - 220 pages
...SCENERY. DESCRIPTIVE OF RURAL LIFE AND SCENERY. BY JOHN CLARE, A NORTHAMPTONSHIRE PEASANT. "The Snmmer'i* Flower is to the Summer sweet, " Though to itself it only live and die." Shaktpcure. LONDON: PRINTED FOR TAYLOR AND HESSEY, FLEET STREET ; AND E. DRURY, STAMFORD. 1820. INTRODUCTION....
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Venus and Adonis. Rape of ...

William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis), Alexander Pope, Richard Farmer, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Edward Capell, Nicholas Rowe - 1821
...expence ; They are the lords and owners of their faces , Others but stewards of their excellence. The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though...their deeds ! Lilies that fester, smell far worse than weeds 7. xcv. How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame, Which, like a canker in the fragrant rose,...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 20

William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Alexander Pope, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1821
...subsequent passage : " So in thyself thyself nrt made away." Again, in our author's 95th Sonnet : " The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, " Though to itself it only live and die." Again, more appositely in the present poem : " Poor flower ! quoth she, this was thy father's guise,...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1823
...exceedingly disposed to quote the 94th Sonnet, if it be only for the sake of two beautiful lines " The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though to itself it only live and die." But we must pass on, at once, to the 98th and the 102nd, which we cannot leave behind us. They are as follows....
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