| William Shakespeare - 1861
...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 - 1862
...Csesar. 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 Ctesar may ; Then,... | |
| Wolfgang Clemen - 2004 - 211 pagina’s
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd 20 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, 25 Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may; Then... | |
| Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 pagina’s
...Brutus, is not in our stars. But in ourselves, that we are underlings. (I, ii) 44 But 'tis a common proof **ood fountain, a good well-head, Would blur no whisper,...(1. 11-13) 49 It is somebody wants to do us harm. ** back. Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. (II, i) 45 When beggars... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1996 - 1263 pagina’s
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof, ** 3 3 3** back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend: so Caesar may; Then, lest... | |
| William Stewart - 1998 - 430 pagina’s
...descending on it' (Genesis 28:12). Shakespeare speaks of the ladder of ambition: 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 (Julius Caesar, act 2,... | |
| Robert Smallwood - 1998 - 212 pagina’s
...argument. This species of sophistry happens twice in this opening speech: . . . 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. (ni21-y) The implication... | |
| R. A. Foakes - 2000 - 315 pagina’s
...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 lest... | |
| Michael Ross, Keith West - 2001 - 128 pagina’s
...of 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, lest... | |
| William Shakespeare - 2001 - 500 pagina’s
...from the soliloquy of Brutus just after he has pledged himself to the conspiracy: "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.' Here we have a full,... | |
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