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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... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare in Ten Volumes: With Corrections and ... - Page 518
by William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - 1778
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The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 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 makes it: Then, if fickly Ears, Deaft with the Clamours of their own dear GroansJ Will hear your idle Scorns; continue then, And I...
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The Works of Shakespeare in Seven Volumes, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1733
...Whofe influence is -begot of that loofe grace, Which fallow laughing hearers give to fools : A left's profperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns } continue then, And I...
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The Quintessence of English Poetry, Or, a Collection of All the Beautiful ...

Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - English poetry - 1740
...that's the 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...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
...that's the 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...tongue Of him that makes it: then, if fickly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle icorns ; continue then, And I...
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The works of Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - Drama - 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
...way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that locfe grace, Which (hallow-laughing hearers give to fools: A jeft's profperity lies in...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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Measure for measure. The merchant of Venice. As you like it. Love's labour lost

William Shakespeare - 1766
...to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which (hallow-laughing hearers give to fools ; A jeft's profperity lies in...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears Deaft 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
...that's the 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...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if fickly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcornsl continue then, And I...
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The Works of Shakespear: Measure for measure. Much ado about nothing. The ...

William Shakespeare, Alexander Pope - 1768
...that's the way to choak a gibing fpirit, Whofe influence is begot of that loofe grace, Which fhallow laughing hearers give to fools: A jeft's profperity...tongue Of him that makes it: then, if fickly ears, Deaft with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle fcorns ; continue then, And I...
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