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" Keeps honour bright : to have done, is to hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way ; For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes abreast : keep then the path... "
The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: With a Life ... - Page 265
by John Adams, Charles Francis Adams - 1851
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National Education

George William Rusden - Church and education - 1853 - 365 pages
...leisure for mental cultivation, a matter of far greater difficulty now than in the seventeenth century. For Emulation hath a thousand sons That one by one...; if you give way, Or hedge aside from the direct forthiight, Like to an entered tide, they all rush by, And leave you hindmost. Worldly intricacies...
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The plays of Shakspere, carefully revised [by J.O.] with a selection of engr ...

William Shakespeare - 1853
...hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way: For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes abreast : keep theu the path ; For emulation hath a thousand sons, That one by one pursue : if you give way, Or hedge...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1854
...hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way ; For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes...sons, That one by one pursue : If you give way, Or edge aside from the direct forthright, Like to an enter'd tide they all rush by, And leave you hindmost...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 6

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1854 - 750 pages
...monumental mockery. Take the instant way ; For Honour travels ¡rua strait so narrow, That one hut goes abreast ; keep then the path, For Emulation hath...sons, That one by one pursue ; if you give way, Or hed;;e aside from the direct forth-right, Like to an entered tide they all rush by, And leave ymi hindmost...
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Shakspere's Werke, herausg. und erklärt von N. Delius. [With] Nachträge und ...

William Shakespeare - 1855
...hang, Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way; For honour travels in a strait so narrow , Where one but goes...sons, That one by one pursue: If you give way, Or hedge39 aside from the direct forthright, Like to an enter'd tide, they all rush by, And leave you...
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A complete dictionary of poetical quotations: comprising the most excellent ...

John F. Addington - Reference - 1855 - 570 pages
...pull Our slow designs, when we ourselves are dull. 1C ADVERSITY. Take the instant way ; For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes...sons, That one by one pursue : if you give way, Or edge aside from the direet forthright, Like to an enter'd tide, they all rush by, And leave you hindmost....
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The Christian Parlor Magazine, Volume 11

Darius Mead - Religion - 1855
...along the shore, is both unworthy and dishonorable; nay, it is even far from being worldlywise,— .• For emulation hath a thousand sons, That one by one pursue ; if you gire way, Or edse aside from the direct forthright, Like to an entered tide, they all rush by, And...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - Books - 1856 - 750 pages
...rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way For Honour travels in a strait so narrow, That one but goes abreast ; keep then the path, For Emulation...; if you give way, Or hedge aside from the direct fonh-right, Like to an entered tide they all rush by, And leave you hindmost ; Or, like a gallant horse...
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Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1848 - 776 pages
...honor bright: To have done, is to hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way; For honor travels in a strait...hath a thousand sons, That one by one pursue : If you Rive way, Or hedge aside from the direct forthright, Like to an cnter'd tide, they all rush by, And...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1858
...hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way ; For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes...sons, That one by one pursue : if you give way, Or edge aside ' from the direct forthright, Like to an enter'd tide, they all rush by, And leave you hindmost...
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