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" 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
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Lady Chesterfield's Letters to Her Daughter

George Augustus Sala - 1860 - 235 pages
...could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hast dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hast flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and...greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these twonarrow words : Hie Jacet." CONSTANCE CHESTERFIELD. LETTER...
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Men of deed and daring

Edward N. Marks - 1861
...the most beautiful, and makes them see their deformity and rottenness, and they acknowledge it. 0, eloquent, just, and mighty Death ! whom none could...done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou alone hast cast out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched greatness,...
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Macphail's Edinburgh ecclesiastical journal and literary review, Volumes 29-30

1861
...beautiful, and makes them see therein their deformity and rottenness — and they acknowledge it. " O eloquent, just and mighty death ! whom none could...persuaded — what none hath dared, thou hast done — end whom all the world hath flattered thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast...
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A manual of English literature

Thomas Arnold - 1862
...behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit ; ' but who believes it till Death tells it us ? . . . . O eloquent, just, and mighty Death ! whom none could...greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Hicjacet \ " Mr. Mitford was the first Englishman...
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A history of English literature, in a series of biographical sketches

William Francis Collier - 1862
...beautiful, and makes them see therein their deformity and rottenness, and they acknowledge it. Oh, 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 JACRT. THE LITTLE LORD KEEPER. 1 55 CHAPTER...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 31

1862
...still pluck ripe ears of God's own planting and watering, in the fields ! j. 8. R. To DEATH. — 0, eloquent, just and mighty Death ! whom none could...world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the far-fetched greatness, all the pride, cruelty and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these...
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A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language: For the Use of Schools

Simon Kerl - 1862 - 374 pages
...had stood fur ages, and mansions that had been built of stone, t 0 eloquent, just, and mighty Death I whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded; what...done; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only ¡last cast out and despised0! Him the Almighty Power Hurled headlong flaming from the ethereal sky,...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...just, and mighty Death ! whom none cou i advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou ha&i done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou...greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it over with these two narrow words—Hie JACET. Jicsidcs his great work, Sir Walter...
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Selections from Various Sources

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1863 - 240 pages
...persuaded; what none hath dared thou hast done; whom all the world hath flattered, hast thou alone cast out of the world, and despised. Thou hast drawn...and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Sicjacet." AUTUMN. " THE skies of autumn wear a deeper blue, The moon and stars put forth a purer light...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 27

1863
...still more powerful ¡s it when we consider how his own career gave a bitter reality to his words: "O eloquent, just, and mighty Death! whom none could...; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only host cast out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the farfetched greatness, all...
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