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" Cromwell, Cromwell, Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies. "
The stars of the Reformation: being short sketches of eminent Reformers [&c.]. - Page 188
by John Milton Smith - 1878
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A cyclopędia of sacred poetical quotations, ed. by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1854
...casers ; but as the servants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart. — Ephesians, vi. 5, 6. HAD I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, He would not, in mine age, Have left me naked to mine enemies. Shakspere. To tell you truly what I wish to be, And...
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Memoirs of Celebrated Characters, Volume 2

Alphonse de Lamartine - Biography - 1854
...when sent to prison and death by the fickle Henry, " Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition ; Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies." This Cromwell, earl of Essex, was for a brief space...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth of Tower's Series for Common ...

David Bates Tower - 1854
...king's. My robe, And my integrity to Heaven, is all I dare now call mine own. O Cromwell, Cromwell, Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies." 134. " Would I had never trod this English earth,...
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The Seven Rays

Ernest Wood - Philosophy - 1989 - 203 pages
...experience to make him pay attention. There are few people who repent of their folly without this lesson. " Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age have left me naked to mine enemies," said Wolsey, and his method of learning was quite...
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Focus on Watergate: An Examination of the Moral Dilemma of Watergate in the ...

H. Dale Crockett - Religion - 1982 - 120 pages
...poignant statement of Cardinal Wolsey who had once fallen victim to misplaced allegiance. Wolsey remarked: "Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age have left me naked to mine enemies."49 An examination of the behavior of the Nixon loyalists...
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Rasikapriya of Keshavadasa

K.P. Bahadur - 1990 - 386 pages
...repent for having fallen prey to greed. This recalls the famous words of Cardinal Wolsey, 'If I had served my god with half the zeal I served my king, he would not have given me over in my gray hairs. We cannot however take seriously Deva's remark in his book that...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...Weary and old with service, to the mercy Of a rude stream that must forever hide me. (Ill, ii) OHFP 67 wlw in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies. (Ill, ii) OHFP King Henry VI, Pt. Ill 61 O tiger's...
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All of Shakespeare

Maurice Charney - Drama - 1993 - 424 pages
...his "high profession spiritual" (116-17), which is exactly what he says of himself after his fall: Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my King, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies (3.2.455-57) In the play Wolsey's spiritual function...
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Church and State in Bourbon Mexico

D. A. Brading - History - 2002 - 316 pages
...been familiar with the works of Shakespeare, surely he would have echoed Cardinal Wolsey's lament: Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies. Whatever his thoughts and regrets, on 10 September...
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The Heart of Virtue: Lessons from Life and Literature Illustrating the ...

Donald DeMarco - Religion - 1996 - 231 pages
...pathetic figure, though he now better understands how his loyalty was misplaced: "O Cromwell, Cromwell! Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age have left me naked to mine enemies."9 The words of Teresa of Avila come to mind: "Cursed...
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