| Mrs. Inchbald - 1808
...reason. But 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upwards **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 had ascended. So Caesar may : Then,... | |
| Elizabeth Robinson Montagu, Mrs. Montagu (Elizabeth) - 1810 - 296 sider
...reason. 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. So Caesar may ; Then lest... | |
| Elizabeth Robinson Montagu - 1810 - 296 sider
...reason. But 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, AV hereto 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. So Cffisar may ; Then... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1811
...Cfesar, 1 I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'lis a common proof t, **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 Cassar may; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1811
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof.5 **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 degrees8 By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; •... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1811
...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 degrees6 By which he did ascend : So Cxsar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1811
...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 Csesar may ; Then,... | |
| William Shakespeare, Capel Lofft - 1812 - 456 sider
...is when it disjoins Kemorse from Power. [BIT ION. 976. HUMiLiTY/ezgned — the Ladder O/AMLowliness **is young Ambition's ladder, -Whereto the climber-upward...the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** back ; Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. 977. © Resist Beginnings... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1813
...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...upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back,1** * Remorse from power .•] Remorse, for mercy. WARBURTON. Remorse (says Mr. Heath) signifies the conscious... | |
| Tobias Smollett - 1814
...But 'tis a common proof, That low liness is young1 ambitions* ladder, AVherc-unto the climber upwards **turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his** hack, Looks ni the clouds, scorning the base degree* By which he did ascend. Mark, how Gloster describes... | |
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