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" Farewell, a long farewell, to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day comes a frost, a killing frost ; And,— when... "
The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently Discovered ... - Page 425
by William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
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The plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the corrections and ..., Volume 11

William Shakespeare, Joseph Dennie, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1808
...of man ; To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope,5 to-morrow hlossoms, And hears his hlushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost,...full surely His greatness is a ripening, — nips his root,6 And then he falls, as I do. 1 have ventur'd, Like little wanton hoys that swim on hladders,...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...of hope ; to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours thick upon luai ; The third day conies a frost, a killing frost, And when he thinks, good...ripening, nips his root, And then he falls as I do.' We have likewise a fine example of "this in the tvhole of Andromache in The Distrest Mother, particularly...
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Letters on Literature, Taste, and Composition, Addressed to His Son

George Gregory - Books and reading - 1809 - 363 pages
...is finely descriptive.... This is the state of man: To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms. And bears his blushing honours...greatness is a ripening nips his root, And then he falls," &c. Jfenry VIII. As I have shewn you also that Mr. Gibbon could commit an error in the construction...
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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespeare, Compared with the Greek ...

Elizabeth Robinson Montagu - 1810 - 296 pages
...greatness ! , . ' M This This is the state of man : to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours...ventur'd, Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders, These many summers in a sea of glory, But far beyond my depth ; my high-blown pride At length broke...
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The Spectator, Volume 14

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1810
...as in that pathetical soliloquy of cardinal Wolsey on his fall. The tenderleaves of hope ; to morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours thick upon...ripening, nips his root, And then he falls as I do. We have likewise a fine example of this in the whole of Andromache in The Distrest Mother* particularly...
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The beauties of the poets: a collection of moral and sacred poetry, compiled ...

Thomas Janes - 1810
...farewell to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope : to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours...thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a rip'ning, nips bis root: And then he falls, as I do. 1 have ventur'd, Like little wanton boys that...
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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespeare: Compared with the Greek ...

Elizabeth Robinson Montagu - Comparative literature - 1810 - 296 pages
...farewell to all my greatness ! This is the state of man : to-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope ; to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours...killing frost, And, when he thinks, good easy man, fall surelj His greatness is a ripening, nips his root ; ' . ' • And then he falls, as I do. —...
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King Henry VI., part III. King Richard III. King Henry VIII. Troilus and ...

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Henry Fuseli - 1811
...farewell, to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours...ventur'd, Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders, ' if a proemunire,] It is almost unnecessary to observe that pramunire is a barbarous word used instead...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...farewell, to all my greatness ! This is the state of man ; To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hope, to-morrow blossoms, And bears his blushing honours...root, And then he falls, as I do. I have ventur'd, bike little, wanton boys that swim on bladders, This many summers in a sea of glory ; But far beyond...
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Aphorisms from Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Capel Lofft - 1812 - 456 pages
...circuml'atrantibus undis, Mole tenet JEN. IV. 254. MUTABILITY OF LIFE. This is the state of man : — To-day he puts forth The tender leaves of hopes ; to-morrow...is a ripening— nips his root, And then he falls. 255. RELIANCE ON HUMAN SUPPORT. O, how wretched Is that poor man, that hang* on Princes' favours !...
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