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" Our souls, whose faculties can comprehend The wondrous architecture of the world, And measure every wandering planet's course, Still climbing after knowledge infinite, And always moving as the restless spheres. Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest,... "
The works of Christopher Marlowe: with notes and some account of his life ... - Page 50
by Christopher Marlowe, Alexander Dyce - 1850
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Tamburlaine the Great: Who, from the State of a Shepherd in Scythia, by His ...

Christopher Marlowe, Edgar Montillion Woolley, Stephen Vincent Benét - 1919 - 65 pages
...as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Not all the curses which the Furies breathe Shall make me leave so rich a prize as this. Theridamas,...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Almiron Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - American literature - 1919 - 679 pages
...as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves, and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit sman and Company [From Act II, Sc. vii.] 3. In Praise of Beauty Ah, fair Zenocrate! — divine Zenocrate! Fair is too...
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Common Passages in Certain Plays of 1585-1595

Stephen Dewitt Stephens - 1919
...p. 7, Col« 8. Ottrante is my name; Chief captain of the Tartar's mighty host. (1) Sel. t 11. 711-2. For he is gross and like the massy earth That moves not upwards, nor Ъу princely deeds Doth mean to soar above the highest sort. (1) I ТашЪ. , II, vii, p. 18, col....
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Thought and Expression in the Sixteenth Century: book IV. England. book V ...

Henry Osborn Taylor - Europe - 1920
...after knowledge infinite, Wills us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reap the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown." The last four lines turn the theme to Tamburlaine's own ambition. Quite fantastic or sordid twists...
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The Torch, and Other Lectures and Addresses

George Edward Woodberry - English poetry - 1920 - 367 pages
...as the restless spheres, Wills us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown." For Tamburlaine the crown was the summit, but in the larger yearning of the speech, in such a line...
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The Torch, and Other Lectures and Addresses

George Edward Woodberry - English poetry - 1920 - 367 pages
...as the restless spheres, Wills us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown." For Tamburlaine the crown was the summit, but in the larger yearning of the speech, in such a line...
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book IV. England. book V. Philosophy and science

Henry Osborn Taylor - Europe - 1920
...after knowledge infinite, Wills us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reap the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly grown," The last four lines turn the theme to Tamburlaine's own ambition. Quite fantastic or sordid...
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A Short History of English Literature

Sir Archibald Thomas Strong - English literature - 1921 - 404 pages
...as the restless spheres, Will us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Even the concluding anticlimax finds its counterpart in certain aspects of Marlowe's genius. Hardly...
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A Biography of William Shakespeare: Set Forth as His Life Drama

Denton Jaques Snider - Dramatists, English - 1922 - 523 pages
...himself : The thirst of reign and sweetness of a crown Moved me to manage arms against thy state — That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. Thus Tamburlane gives his supreme motive: the ambition for sovereign power. To the same purport we...
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Christopher Marlowe

Malcolm Miles Kelsall - Social Science - 1981 - 199 pages
...as the restless spheres, Wills us to wear ourselves and never rest, Until we reach the ripest fruit of all, That perfect bliss and sole felicity, The sweet fruition of an earthly crown. (H.vii. 12-29) The usurper Cosroe's appeal to God to suppress ambitious devils is reinterpreted by...
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