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" Heaven doth with us, as we with torches do ; Not light them for themselves : for if our virtues Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike As if we had them not. "
The Plays of William Shakspeare ... - Page 8
by William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1785
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The Shakespeare Oracle

A. Bronwyn Llewellyn
...villain's life. Vincentio forgives his deputy and shows that, in the end, the law is not immutable: "Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, not light them for themselves; for if our virtues did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike as if we had them not" (1....
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A Place in the Story: Servants and Service in Shakespeare's Plays

Linda Anderson - Drama - 2005 - 339 pages
...commonplace: Thyself and thy belongings Are not thine own so proper as to waste Thyself upon thy virtues, they on thee. Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves; for if our virtues Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike As if we had them not. Spirits...
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Shakespeare's Tragic Sequence

Kenneth Muir - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 216 pages
...Angelo: Thyself and thy belongings Are not thine own so proper as to waste Thyself upon thy virtues, diey on thee. Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves; for if our virtues Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike As if we had them not. Spirits...
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Shakespeare and Michelangelo : the Style of Gods Eyed Awry : the Leonardo ...

2005 - 119 pages
...Michelangelo, he used in his painted works." Host: "You believe Michelangelo received light from above." John: "Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves. Michelangelo, With heart create of duty and of zeal, did re-create the story of acts of...
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The Spiritual Dimension: Religion, Philosophy and Human Value

John Cottingham - Philosophy - 2005 - 186 pages
...others, are not extraneous demands on Christian theology but its life and soul. 6 IMAGES OF INTEGRATION Heaven doth with us, as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves. For if our virtues Did not go forth of us, t 'were all alike As if we had them not. Shakespeare,...
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Hören, Glauben, Denken: Festschrift für Peter Knauer S.J. zur Vollendung ...

Gerhard Gäde - Theology, Doctrinal - 2005 - 414 pages
...mit der neu gewonnenen Wahrheit, mit der Perspektive auf Freiheit von den Angstgestalten des Waldes? "Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, / Not light them for themselves." Das ist eine Antwort von William Shakespeare auf diese Frage (Measure for Measure, Il,32f)....
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Perspectives on Politics in Shakespeare

John Albert Murley, Sean D. Sutton - Drama - 2006 - 265 pages
...bushel, the Duke exhorts Angelo to recognize that he is morally well endowed to a purpose. He sermonizes, "Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, / Not light them for themselves; for if our virtues / Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike / As if we had them not"...
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Measure for Measure

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2007 - 172 pages
...unfold. Thyself and thy belongings Are not thine own so proper as to waste Thyself upon thy virtues, they on thee. Heaven doth with us as we with torches do, Not light them for themselves; for if our virtues Measure for Measure Did not go forth of us, 'twere all alike As if we...
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