| William Shakespeare - 1814
...reason. Bat 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is vnun|f amhition's ladder, Whereto the climher-upward **turns his face : But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** hack, Looks in the clonds, scorning the hase degrees By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then,... | |
| Elegant extracts - 1816
...Humility. But 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward **turns his face . But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. Conspiracy dreadful till... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1818
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 't is a common proof, **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees ' By which he did ascend : So. Caesar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1821
...JOHNSON. I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof9, **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back ', Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees 2 By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1824
...Ctesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof,3 **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees4 By which he did ascend : So Csesar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare, William Dodd - 1824 - 385 pagina’s
...tyranny, that I do bear, I can shake off' at pleasure. ACT II. IED IN SPE But 'tis a common proof*, **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees-)" By which he did ascend. CONSPIRACY DREADFUL... | |
| Mrs. Inchbald - 1824
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof, **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round. He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1824
...reason. But 'tis a common proof J, * An exclamation of impatience. f Pity, tenderness. I Experience. **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees* By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then,... | |
| British poets - 1824
...AMBITION. 'Tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber — upward **turns his face : But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. I have no spur To prick... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1826
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof,"' **That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees 6 By which he did ascend: So Caesar may ; Then,... | |
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