What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
A. H. Bullen Arber Bacon Banquo Beaumont Beaumont and Fletcher Ben Jonson Bibl Biog Bishop Bodl Britwell Bussy d'Ambois called Cassell's Chapman Church cloth Collier comedy contains copies Cordelia Coriolanus Corser Court Cressida crown Cymbeline daughter death Dekker Divine drama dramatist Dyce E. W. viii Earl Edition Elizabeth England English father Fletcher folio Francis Beaumont gives Goneril Grosart Guiderius hath Hazlitt heart Henry History honour Illustrated Introd John Jonson King James king's Lady Lancelot Andrewes Latin learning Leir Leontes lived London Lord Macbeth Masque mind murder night noble Philaster play poems poet Prince printed prose Prospero Queen Ragan reign Repr reprinted Roman says scene Shak Shakespeare sonnets spirit story supra tale thou thought Timon Tragedy translated Troilus Troilus and Cressida Twelfth Night verse Volpone wife Wolsey words writer written
Page 45 - It is too full o' the milk of human kindness To catch the nearest way : thou wouldst be great; Art not without ambition — but without The illness should attend it : what thou wouldst highly That wouldst thou holily : wouldst not play false, And yet wouldst wrongly win : Thou 'dst have, great Glamis, That which cries, " Thus thou must do, if thou have it;" And that which rather thou dost fear to do Than wishest should be undone.
Page 11 - ... a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit, or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect, or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon, or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention, or a shop for profit and sale ; and not a rich store-house for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate.
Page 54 - I pray you, speak not ; he grows worse and worse; Question enrages him : at once, good night : — Stand not upon the order of your going, But go at once.
Page 204 - This many summers in a sea of glory; But far beyond my depth : my high-blown pride At length broke under me ; and now has left me, Weary, and old with service, to the mercy Of a rude stream, that must for ever hide me.
Page 86 - I will make them conform, or I will harry them out of the land, or else worse,"
Page 52 - Nought's had, all's spent, Where our desire is got without content : 'Tis safer to be that which we destroy Than by destruction dwell in doubtful joy.
Page 120 - I melt, and am not Of stronger earth than others. — My mother bows, As if Olympus to a molehill should In supplication nod ; and my young boy Hath an aspect of intercession, which Great nature cries,
Page 11 - ... and seldom sincerely to give a true account of their gift of reason, to the benefit and use of men: as if there were sought in knowledge a couch, whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit; or a terrace, for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect; or a tower of state, for a proud mind to raise itself upon; or a fort or commanding ground, for strife and contention; or a shop, for profit or sale; and not a rich storehouse, for the glory of the Creator and...