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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 British Drama: Illustrated, 2. köide

1867
...carried thee too far. Honour's 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. Believe me, prince, you make old Syphax weep, To hear you talk ; but 'tis with tears of joy....
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 715 lehte
...Addison, Cato. 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 is not to be sported with. Addison, Cato. Better to die ten thousand thousand deaths, Than wound my...
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The table talk of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1867 - 128 lehte
...honour : — " 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." SWIFT'S "TALE OF A TUB." Swift is clear, but he is shallow. In coarse humour, he is inferior to Arbuthnot;...
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History of the Masonic Persecutions in Different Quarters of the Globe: With ...

George Oliver - 1867 - 429 lehte
...— Honour's sacred tie. the lnw of kings ; The noble mind's distinguishing perfection ; That nids and strengthens virtue where it meets her, And imitates her actions where she is not — would crumble in the dust a fabric built for the shelter of infant destitution or aged decay, and...
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Beauties from the British Dramatists

British Dramatists - 1868 - 128 lehte
...OF HONOUR. Honour 'sa 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 is not to be sported with. Addison. UNBRIBED PETITIONS UNWELCOME. Petitions not sweeten'd With gold,...
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The British Drama: Illustrated, 1. köide

1869
...of kings, The noble mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue where it meet her, And Imitates her actions, where she is not ; It ought not to be sported with, Syph. Believe me, prince, you make old Sypha weep, To hear you talk ; but 'tis with tears of joy. If...
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The practical moral lesson book, 3. köide

Charles Hole - 1871
...mind's distinguishing perfection, That aids and strengthens virtue when it meets her, And mistakes her actions where she is not. It ought not to be sported with. Honour and shame from no condition rise ; Act well your part, there all the honour lies. Worth makes...
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The Tatler and The Guardian

Joseph Addison - 1876 - 520 lehte
...of young Juba. Honour's a Bacred 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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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1881 - 715 lehte
...Addison, Colo. Honour's a saered 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 is not to be sported with. Addison, Cato. Better to die ten thousand thousand deaths, Than wound my...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1883 - 761 lehte
...Act 11. Sc. 6. Honor'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. 2221 Addison : Cato. Act ii. Sc. 5. Better to die ten thousand thousand deaths, Than wound my honor....
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