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" The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though to itself it only live and die; But if that flower with base infection meet, The basest weed outbraves his dignity. For sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds; Lilies that fester smell far worse... "
The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes - Page 138
by William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1812
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Studies of Shakspere

Charles Knight - 1868 - 560 pages
...licentiousness, the 94th, we have these lines : — " The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though to itself it only live and die ; But if that flower...their deeds ; Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds." The thought is here quite perfect, and the image of the last line is continued from the llth...
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Studies of Shakspere

Charles Knight - 1868 - 560 pages
...sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds ; Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds.— 94. How sweet and lovely dost thou' make the shame, Which,...fragrant rose, Doth spot the beauty of thy budding name ! O, in what sweets dost thou thy sins enclose ! That tongue that tells the story of thy days, Making...
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Tò GTò tí ȳ̂n eī̂nai. Die Idee Shakespeare's und deren Verwirklichung ...

Carl Karpf - Drama - 1869
...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 flower...their deeds: Lilies*) that fester smell far worse than weeds. Sonett 95. How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame, Which, like a canker in the fragrant...
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The complete works of Shakspere, with a memoir, and essay, by Barry Cornwall ...

William Shakespeare, Bryan Waller Procter - 1870
...their face*, 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 flower...dignity : For sweetest things turn sourest by their dee<hr; Lilies that fester smell for worse than wee<K 5S2 688 xcv Howiweet and lovely dost thou make...
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THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

RICHARD GRANT WHITE - 1871
...faces9 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 flower...dignity; For sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds i Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds. XCV, How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame,...
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History of English literature, Volume 1

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1871
...to the lowest depths of passion. Good and evil then lose their names ; all things are inverted : ' How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame Which,...fragrant rose, Doth spot the beauty of thy budding name ! O, in what sweets dost thou thy sins enclose ! That tongue that tells the story of thy days, Making...
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History of English literature, tr. by H. van Laun

Hippolyte Adolphe Taine - History - 1871
...to the lowest depths of passion. Good and evil then lose their names ; all things are inverted : ' How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame Which,...fragrant rose, Doth spot the beauty of thy budding name ! O, in what sweets dost thou thy sins enclose ! That tongue that tells the story of thy days, Making...
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History of English Literature, Volume 1

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1871
...to the lowest depths of passion. Good and evil then lose their names ; all things are inverted : * How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame Which,...like a canker in the fragrant rose, Doth spot the beanty of thy budding name ! O, in what sweets dost thou thy sins enelose I That tongue that tells...
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New Cyclopaedia of Poetical Illustrations: Adapted to Christian Teaching ...

Poetry - 1872 - 696 pages
...faces, Others but stewards of their excellence. The summer's flower is to the summer sweet, Though began, And all her signs and voices shame The prayerless...and quit your books, Or surely you'll grow double weeds. Shalcetpeare. 536. COEEUPTION, Extent of. Corruption is a tree, whose branches are Of an immeasurable...
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Anthologia Anglica, a new selection from the English poets from Spenser to ...

Anthologia Anglica - 1873
...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 flower...their deeds, Lilies that fester, smell far worse than weeds. VIII. THE SISTER ARTS. IF music and sweet poetry agree, As they must needs, the sister and the...
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