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" Jove fixed it certain, that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away. "
A History of the Valley of Virginia - Page 125
by Samuel Kercheval, Charles James Faulkner - 1833 - 486 lehte
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 715 lehte
...fortune's tender arm With favour never clasp'd : but bred a dog. SA. Timon, iv. 3. Jove fix'd it certain, that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away. Pope. Ill-fated race ! the softening arts of peace, Wrhatc'er the Inimanizing muses teach ; The godlike...
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A system of elocution based upon grammatical analysis

William Stewart Ross - 1869 - 432 lehte
...overawes and. beats down his genius. For, according to Homer (Odys. i. ver. 322), " Jove fixed it certain, that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away." Moreover, he is only " the freeman whom the truth makes free ;" and, in communities where we have neither...
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The Lakeside Monthly, 2. köide

Francis Fisher Broune - 1869
...amelioration of their condition, since one order of things excludes the other. "Jove fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half hIs worth away ;" and from a long and bitter experience of the relation of an employé, I can confidently state that...
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The Western Monthly, 1–2. köide

Francis Fisher Browne - 1869
...amelioration of their condition, since one order of things excludes the other. "Java fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away;" and from a long and bitter experience of the relation of an employ6, I can confidently state that a...
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Longinus. An essay on the sublime [tr.] by H.A. Giles

Dionysius Cassius Longinus, Longinus - 1870 - 72 lehte
...mind from his very habit of regarding certain men as his superiors. Homer says Jove fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away.* 1. " Let idle declaimers mourn over the degeneracy of the age; but in my opinion every age is the same."...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, 1. köide

Charles Sumner - 1870
...reprobation which even the Christian Cowper has hardly surpassed, when he says,— " Jove fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave takes half his worth away." « 1 Webster, Dictionary, word Slave. 2 " Serrilium inrenere Lacsdaemonii." Nat. Hist., Lib. YTI. c....
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How I found Livingstone. Travels, adventures, and discoveries in central Africa

Henry Morton Stanley - 1872 - 717 lehte
...trustworthy than a slave. Centuries ago Eumaeus, the herdsman, said to Ulysses : Jove fixed it certain, that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away. Dr. Livingstone states that he has repeatedly enjoined on Dr. Kirk not to send him slaves. None knew...
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Longinus on the sublime; construed literally and word for word; with a free ...

Dionysius Cassius Longinus - 1873
...mind from his very habit of regarding certain men as his superiors. Homer says Jove fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave, takes half his worth away.« i. " Let idle declaimers mourn over the degeneracy of the age; but in my opinion every age is the same."...
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Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo, 2. köide

Sir Richard Francis Burton - 1876 - 355 lehte
...the hour: as they are born serviles, we cannot explain the habit by Homer's, " Jove fixed it certain that whatever day Makes man a slave takes half his worth away." One of our watches was found in the pocket of a •noble interpreter, who, unabashed, declared that...
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The biblical museum. Old Testament, 2. köide

James Comper Gray - 1877
...in slavery) as utterly unworthy of the Christian name." — Pope Gregory XVI. Jove flx'd it certain, that whatever day makes man a slave, takes half his worth away." — Pope. a Percy. leprosy л "Leprosy was the symbol of sin, most often. ;he theocratic punishment,...
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