Would I were dead! if God's good will were so; For what is in this world but grief and woe? O God! methinks it were a happy life, To be no better than a homely swain; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point... The Plays of William Shakspeare ... - Page 489by William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1785Full view - About this book
| William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1804
...* To sit upon a hill, as I do now, * To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, * Thereby to see **the minutes how they run: * How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, * How many days will** finish up the year, * How many years a mortal man may live. * When this is known, then to divide the... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1805
...* To sit upon a hill, as I do now, * To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, * Thereby to see **the minutes how they run: * How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, * How many days will** finish up the year, * How many years a mortal man may live. * When this is known, then to divide the... | |
| William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1805
...* To sit upon a hill, as I do now, * To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, * Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : * How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, * How many days will** finish up the year, * How many years a mortal man may live. * When this is known, then to divide the... | |
| English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...swain ; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, How many days will** finish up the year, How many years a mortal man may live. When this is known, then to divide the time;;... | |
| William Shakespeare, Manley Wood - 1806
...* To sit upon a hill, as I do now, * To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, * Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : * How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, * How many days will** finish up the year, * How many years a mortal man may live. * When this is known, then to divide the... | |
| William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough, Nicholas Rowe - History - 1807
...swain ; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, How many days will** imish up the year, How many years a mortal man may live. When this is known, then to divide the time... | |
| William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough, Nicholas Rowe - History - 1807
...swain ; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, How many days will** finish up the ye'ar, How many years a mortal man may live. When this is known, then to divide the time... | |
| William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - Drama - 1807
...swain ; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, How many days will** finish up the year, How many years a mortal man may live. When this is known, then to divide the times... | |
| William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Henry Fuseli - 1811
...; * To sit upon a hill as I do now, * To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, * Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : * How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, * How many days will** finish up the year, * How many years a mortal man may live. * When this is known, then to divide the... | |
| William Shakespeare - Drama - 1811
...swain ; To sit upon a hill, as I do now, To carve out dials quaintly, point by point, Thereby to see **the minutes how they run : How many make the hour...many hours bring about the day, How many days will** finish up the year, How many years a mortal man may live. When this is known, then to divide the times... | |
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