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" The present eye praises the present object : Then marvel not, thou great and complete man, That all the Greeks begin to worship Ajax ; Since things in motion sooner catch the eye, Than what not stirs. The cry went once on thee, And still it might, and... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ... - Page 345
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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The Tragedies of William Shakespeare: With Introd. Studies ...

William Shakespeare, Edward Dowden - 1912 - 547 pages
...is a little gilt More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object : 180 Then marvel not, thou great and complete man, That...eye Than what not stirs. The cry went once on thee, 184 And still it might, and yet it may again, If thon wouldst not entomb thyself alive, And case thy...
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The Twentieth Century, Volume 63

Nineteenth century - 1908
...aside from the direct forthright, Like to an entered tide, they all rush by, Leaving you hindmost. The cry went once on thee, And still it might ; and...thyself alive, And case thy reputation in thy tent. The will the will is to triumph over obstacles whether of fortune or of temptation ; that is Shakspeare's...
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Troilus and Cressida

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1987 - 252 pages
...that is a little gilt More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object: 180 Then marvel not, thou great and complete man, That...Since things in motion sooner catch the eye Than what stirs not. The cry went once on thee, And still it might, and yet it may again, If thou wouldst not...
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Strands Afar Remote: Israeli Perspectives on Shakespeare

Avraham Oz - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 307 pages
...responds: ... to have done is to hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. The present eye praises the present object. Then marvel...Since things in motion sooner catch the eye Than what stirs not. (3.3.151-53, 180-84) Shakespeare's text thus suggests, in Freudian terms, that the significance...
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The History of Troilus and Cressida

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2000 - 140 pages
The classic one-volume Shakespeare, including all the plays and poems, now completely revised and updated. The distinguished Pelican Shakespeare series has sold five million ...
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