Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" O eloquent, just, and mighty Death ! whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched... "
Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopædia of Quotations from Ancient and ... - Page 117
by Maturin Murray Ballou - 1894 - 579 pages
Full view - About this book

History of English literature, tr. by H. van Laun, Volume 2

Hippolyte Adolphe Taine - 1873
...table, listening to the prayer offered up by his chaplain, having 1 " 0 eloquent, just, and mightie Death ! whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded...whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast east out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawne together all the farre stretched greatnessc,...
Full view - About this book

Sketches in Italy and Greece

John Addington Symonds - 1874 - 339 pages
...observators." Death reigns over the peoples of the past, and we must fain be satisfied to cry with Raleigh : " O eloquent, just, and mighty death ! whom none could...covered it all over with these two narrow words, hie jacet." Even so. Yet while the cadence of this august rhetoric is yet in our ears, another voice is...
Full view - About this book

Sketches in Italy and Greece

John Addington Symonds - 1874 - 339 pages
...Death reigns over the peoples of the past, and we must fain be satisfied to cry with Raleigh : " 0 eloquent, just, and mighty death ! whom none could...covered it all over with these two narrow words, hie jacet" Even so. Yet while the cadence of this august rhetoric is yet in our ears, another voice is...
Full view - About this book

Masterpieces in English Literature, & Lessons in the English Language...

Homer Baxter Sprague - 1874 - 437 pages
...impure, quality, the voice being low down in the chest; large volume; short, mostly falling slides. Thus: O eloquent, just, and mighty death! Whom none could...greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it over with these two narrow words, Hie jacet! — SIR WALTER RALEIGH. SOLEMNITY...
Full view - About this book

Readings in English literature, prose

English literature - 1874
...acknowledge it. O eloquent, just, and mighty death ! whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded; what none could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none...together all the far-stretched greatness, all the pride, ambition, and cruelty of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words, " hicjacet." LETTER...
Full view - About this book

Masterpieces in English Literature, and Lessons in the English Language ...

Homer Baxter Sprague - 1874 - 437 pages
...Thus: O eloquent, just, and mighty death I Whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded; what none huth dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath...greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it over with these two narrow words, Hie jacft! — SIR WALTER RALEIOH. SOLEMNITY...
Full view - About this book

A Memorial of Charles Sumner ...

Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Special Committee on Sumner Memorial - 1874 - 316 pages
...just, and mighty Death! whom none could advise, them hast persuaded; what none hath dared, thou hath done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou...together all the far-stretched greatness, all the pride and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words, * Hie jacelJ" Yes! He covers...
Full view - About this book

Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1874 - 778 pages
...Edmund Spenser. O eloquent, just and mightie Death ! whom none could advise, thou hast perswaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all...hast cast out of the world and despised : thou hast drawne together all the farre stretched greatnesse, all the pride, crueltie and ambition of men, and...
Full view - About this book

The new handbook of illustration; or, Treasury of themes, meditations [&c ...

E S. P - 1874
...Irving. The Last Enemy. — 0 eloquent, just, and mighty death ! whom none could advise, thou only hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done...the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of Quotations

Bergen Evans - 1968 - 2029 pages
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]
No preview available - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF