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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 Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ... - Page 236
by William Shakespeare, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1817
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The dramatic works and poems of William Shakespeare, with notes ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons - 1831
...Whose influence is begot ofthat loose grace, Which «hallow laughing hearer« give to fool« : A ten's prisonM in the viewless10 winds. And blown with ear«, Di-iTd with tbe clamours of their own dear* groan«, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then....
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The plays and poems of William Shakespeare: accurately printed from the text ...

William Shakespeare - 1833 - 1064 pages
...shall be, With all the fierce endeavour of your wit, To enforce the pained impotent to smile. Siron. f thou embowel me to-day, I'll give you leave to powder me, and eat me too, to-morrow. Deaf d with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then, And I...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - History - 1834
...in the throat of death ? It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it. (e) 8ee ante, p. 28. (ft) Rawley. and with others, who, powerful when he was nothing, might have blighted...
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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1834
...made one world, and art another. In brief, all things are artificial, for nature is the art of God.* Which shallow laughing hearers give to fools : " A...hears it ; never in the tongue Of him that makes it." When Dr. Franklin attended the Privy Council, during the struggle between America and England, as the...
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Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As you ...

William Shakespeare, Charles Symmons, John Payne Collier - 1836
...in the throat of death ? It cannot be ; it is impossible. Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. . Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...tongue Of him that makes it. Then, if sickly ears, Deafed with the clamors of their own dear ' groans, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then, And...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons - 1836
...laughter in the throat of death? It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ro*. e. Shy. A Daniel come to judgment ! yea, a Daniel...there's thrice thy money offer'd thee. Shy. An oath, a Deaf'd with the clamours of their own dear3 groans, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then. And...
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Essays and Selections

Basil Montagu - Law - 1837 - 356 pages
...laughter in the throat of death ? It cannot be, it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...hears it ; never in the tongue Of him that makes it. Reason. The reason is clear : ignorance sees only the most obvious appearances that are contained in...
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Essays and selections

Basil Montagu - Law and legislation - 1837 - 356 pages
...impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, AVhose influence is begot of that loose grace, Which shallow...hears it ; never in the tongue Of him that makes it. Reason. The reason is clear: ignorance sees only the most obvious appearances that are contained in...
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Complete Works: With Dr. Johnson's Preface, a Glossary, and an Account of ...

William Shakespeare - 1838 - 926 pages
...death ? It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. />'•'.'. Why, that 's i 0 ߋ _ ; O< e vY #6 Q Deafd with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then, And I...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...dissected and laid open, by the squandering glances or random shots of a fool. h Short arrows. 268 Jests. A jest's prosperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it. 8— v. 2. 269 Folly, its effects. None are so surely caught,' when they are cateh'd, As wit turn'd...
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