Otsing Pildid Maps Play YouTube Uudised Gmail Drive Rohkem »
Logi sisse
Raamatud Books
" Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. "
British Theatre: The orphan, by Thomas Otway. 1791. Cato, by Joseph Addison ... - Page 78
by John Bell - 1791
Full view - About this book

De Vere: Or, The Man of Independence, 2. köide

Robert Plumer Ward - 1827 - 276 lehte
...the snake preferred, and bite others yet," said Harclai, "and will come to my creed at last; for ' When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station.'" " Yes," said Lady Eleanor, " when impious men do bear sway. Mortimer, however, is, at any rate, too...
Full view - About this book

De Vere: Or, The Man of Independence, 3. köide

Robert Plumer Ward - 1827 - 352 lehte
...snake preferred, and bite others yet," said Harclai, " and will come to my creed at last ; for ' Whsn vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station.' " " Yes," said Lady Eleanor, " when impious men do bear sway. Mortimer, however, is, at any rate, too...
Full view - About this book

British Theatre: Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and ..., 3. köide

Owen Williams - 1828 - 926 lehte
...bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. Por. I hope my father does not recommend A life lo Portius that he scorns himself. Cato. Farewell, my...friends! If there be any of you, Who dare not trust the victor's clemency, nd, port. Is there aught else, my friends, I can do for you? The conqueror draws...
Full view - About this book

British Theatre, Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and ..., 1. köide

Owen Williams - 1828 - 912 lehte
...rural life ; There live retir'd, pray for the peace of Rome ; Content thyself to be obscurely good. \\ lib dreadful imprecations lie denies All knowledge of the crime. But this is not Ili Por. I hope my father does not recommend A life to Portius that he scorns himself. Cato. Farewell,...
Full view - About this book

The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile]., 2. köide

846 lehte
...every wise and upright legislator, ¡uid which makes me involuntarily exclaim, with the poet, that " When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station.'' Montesquieu justly observes, that " the national judges aro no more than the mouth that pronounces...
Full view - About this book

Lion, 2. köide

1828 - 844 lehte
...every wise and upright legislator, Bid which makes me involuntarily exclaim, with the poet, that " When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. 1 ' Montesquieu justly observes, that "the national judges are no more than the mouth that pronounces...
Full view - About this book

British Theatre, Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and ..., 1. köide

Owen Williams - 1828 - 930 lehte
...good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. Por. I hope my father does not recommend A life to Portius that he scorns himself. Calo. Farewell, my friends! If there he any of you, Who dare not trust the victor's clemency, Know...
Full view - About this book

The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., 2. osa,11. köide

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington) - 396 lehte
...impioui lust. Dry den. Shame and reproach is generally the portion of the impioiu and irreligious. South. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. Addiion. The Roman wit, who impiously divides His hero and his gods to different sides, I would condemn....
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of Joseph Addison, 2. köide

Joseph Addison - 1830 - 288 lehte
...good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station. POKTIUS. I hope my father does not recommend A life to Portius...friends! if there be any of you Who dare not trust the victor's clemency, Know, there are ships prepared by my command (Their sails already opening to the...
Full view - About this book

The Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth ...

Nathaniel Hooke - 1830 - 606 lehte
...theatre, when the tragedy of Cato was first acted, and these words were significantly sounded forth — " When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, The post of honour is a private station," will infer any thing. concerning the sense and disposition of a nation, from such roarings and clappings...
Full view - About this book




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