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" Say to the court it glows And shines like rotten wood ; Say to the church it shows What's good, and doth no good: If church and court reply, Then give them both the lie. "Tell potentates they live Acting by others' action; Not loved unless they give,... "
Drinking-songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads - Side 135
1819
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Sketches of English Literature from the Fourteenth to the Present Century

Clara Lucas Balfour - 1852 - 404 sider
...the world the lie. The Church. " Go, tell the court it glows And shines like rotten wood ; Go, tell the church it shows What's good, and doth no good...Then give them both the lie. " Tell potentates, they lire Acting by others' actions, Not lov'd unless they give, Not strong but by their factions : If potentates...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People, Volum 3

Mary Russell Mitford - 1852
...the lie. Go tell the Court it glows And shines like rotten wood ; Go tell the Church it shows Men's good, and doth no good : If Church and Court reply,...the lie. Tell potentates they live Acting by others' actions, Not loved unless they give, Not strong but by their factions : If potentates reply, Give potentates...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - 1852 - 399 sider
...the lye. Goe, tell the conrt it glowes And shines like rotten wood ; Goe, tell the church it showes What's good, and doth no good; If church and court reply, Then give them both the lye. Tell potentates they live Acting by others actions ; Not lov'd unlesse they give, Not strong but...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volum 71

1852
...lie. " Go tell the court it glows, And shines like rotten wood ; Go tell the church it shows Men^K good, and doth no good : If church and court reply, Then give them both the lie." And so it goes on through thirteen wrangling, jangling verses. In some of them this virtuous soul makes...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volum 1

Beautiful poetry - 1853
...world the lie. BEAUTIFUL POETBY. Go, tell the Court it glows And shines like rotten wood ; Go, tell the Church it shows What's good and doth no good ;...the lie. Tell potentates they live Acting by others actions, Not loved unless they give, Not strong bat by their factions ; If potentates reply, Give potentates...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - 1853
...it glows, And shines like rotten wood ; Go, tell the church it shows What's good, and doth no good l If church and court reply, Then give them both the lie. Tell potentates, they live Acting by others actions, Not lov'd unless they give, Not strong but by their factions. If potentates reply, Give potentates...
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Salad for the solitary, by an epicure [signing himself F.S.].

F. S., Frederick Saunders - 1853 - 284 sider
...world the he. Go, tell the Court it glows And shines like soften wood ; Go, tell the Church it sAotoj What's good, and doth no good. If Church and Court reply, Then give them both the lie." 'When on the scaffold, he desired to see the axe ; and feeling the edge of it, said to the sheriff,...
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853
...die, And give the world the lie. Go, tell the court it glows, And shines like rotten wood, Go, tell the church it shows What's good, and doth no good : If Church ar.d Court reply, Then give them both the lie. Tell zeal it lacks devotion, Tell love it is but lust,...
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The Life and Times of Sir Walter Ralegh: With Copious Extracts from His ...

Charles Whitehead - 1854 - 309 sider
...live Acting ; but oh their actions ! Not lov'd unless they give ; Not strong but by their factions. If potentates reply, Give potentates the lie. Tell men of high condition, That rule affairs of state, Their purpose is ambition, Then- practice only hate ; And if they do reply,...
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History of North Carolina

Francis Lister Hawks - 1857
...And give the world the lie. " Go, tell the Court it glows And shines like rotten wood — Go, tell the Church it shows What's good and doth no good....lie. " Tell potentates they live Acting by others' actions, Not loved unless they give, Not strong, but by their factions. If potentates reply, Give potentates...
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