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" Honour's a sacred tie, the law of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions, where she is not : It ought not to be sported with. "
The British Drama: Tragedies. 2 v - Page 350
1804
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The Guardian: With a Biographical, Historical, and Critical ..., 2. köide

1826
...of young Juba: Honour's a sacred tie, the law of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue where it meets her,...where she is not, • It ought not to be sported with. CATO. In the second place, we are to consider those who have mistaken notions of honour. And these...
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Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and ..., 6. köide

1826
...thee too far. Honour's a sacred tie, the law of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue where it meets her,...where she is not : It ought not to be sported with. Syph. (c.) Believe me, prince, you make old Syphax weep, To hear you talk, — but 'tis with tears...
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The Philosophical Works of David Hume ...

David Hume - 1826
...the law of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue, when it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not: It ought not to be sported with. These lines are very beautiful; but I am afraid that Mr Addison has here been guilty of that impropriety...
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De Vere: Or, The Man of Independence, 1. köide

Robert Plumer Ward - 1827
...demand had been made upon De Vere, and in the spirit of a gentleman he resolved to answer it. " It aids and strengthens Virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not." But De Vere's honour was no imitation of any thing; and, applied to as he had been by Cleveland, though...
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De Vere: Or, The Man of Independence, 2. köide

Robert Plumer Ward - 1827
...and hence, what has been so beautifully said of honour, the law of Kings, is no more than true. " It aids and strengthens Virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not.1' But De Vere's honour was no imitation of any thing ; and, applied to as he had been by Cleveland,...
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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature ...

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...to you. Dryden. Honour's a sacred tye, the law of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue where it meets her....where she is not , It ought not to be sported with. Addison. Lend me aid, I now conjure thee, lend. By the soft tye and sacred name of friend. Pope. TYE...
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The Only Approved Guide Through All the Stages of a Quarrel

Joseph Hamilton (of Dublin.) - 1829 - 266 lehte
...with Addison, " Honor's a sacred tie, the law of Kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue, where it meets her,...actions, where she is not ; It ought not to be sported wilh." JOSEPH HAMILTON. Annadale Cottage, nrur Dublin. Not one of those, I believe, lias ventured to...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., 11. köide

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...Addieon on Italy. Honour's a sacred tie, the law of kings The noble mind's distiguishing perfection. That aids and strengthens virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not : It is not to be sported with. Id. Cafo, Honours were conferred upon Antonine by Hadrhn in his infancy....
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The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile]., 4. köide

1829
...sapreme. The noble mind's distinguishing perfection ; That aids and strengthens virtue whtn it rm'cts it, And imitates her actions, where she is not. It ought not to be sported with." From the prevalence of such a tenderness to the reputation of others, and such a noble jealousy for...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction

1829
...hence, what has been so beautifully said of honour, the law of kings, is no more than true : — It auli and strengthens virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not. DC Vert. imv It, PLANTERS. AMONG the earliest and most successful planters was Count Maurice, of Nassau,...
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