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Page 68 - ... of those men who have overturned the liberties of republics the greatest number have begun their career by paying an obsequious court to the people ; commencing demagogues, and ending tyrants.
Page 387 - But quitting the nymph of the tripod of yore, We return to the dames of the tea-pot once more. In harmless chit-chat an acquaintance they roast, And serve up a friend, as they serve up a toast ; Some gentle faux pas, or some female mistake...
Page 85 - For physic and farces his equal there scarce is— His farces are physic, his physic a farce is.
Page 387 - Kobody regrets the thing deeper than I." Our young ladies nibble a good name in play As for pastime they nibble a biscuit away : While with shrugs and surmises, the toothless old dame, As she mumbles a crust she will mumble a name. And as the fell sisters astonished the Scot, In predicting of Banquo's descendants the lot, Making shadows of kings, amid flashes of light To appear in array and to frown in his sight, So they conjure up spectres all hideous in hue, Which, as shades of their neighbors,...