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" Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. "
Tufts College Graduate - Page 73
1911
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 69

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - American periodicals - 1921
...optimistic, and in the face of conditions which might well cause pessimism let us still be true to type: "Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets the embarrassed...iron hand of Fate Or match with destiny for beers." All is not lost and good may yet come out of our present situation, if only we act with courage and...
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Scribner's Magazine ..., Volume 65

1919
...he?. Human, eh?" Thus does the spirit of democracy toss over its shoulder the gewgaw of divine right. He greets the embarrassed gods, nor fears To shake...iron hand of Fate, Or match with Destiny for beers. Shall I demand ceremony when royalty is thus assailed? While the street arab assumed the r61e of critic,...
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McClure's Magazine ..., Volume 8

1897
...keen untroubled face Home, to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Io ! imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools,...
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The Works of Rudyard Kipling ...

Rudyard Kipling - 1896
...keen untroubled face Home, to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Lo! imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools I...
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The Seven Seas

Rudyard Kipling - Children's poetry - 1896 - 209 pages
...to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor,fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Lol imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools I...
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Verses, 1889-1896

Rudyard Kipling - 1897
...keen untroubled face Home, to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Lo, imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools, I...
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The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling ...: Verses, 1889-1896

Rudyard Kipling - 1897
...keen untroubled face Home, to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Lo, imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools, I...
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From Grave to Gay: Being Essays and Studies Concerned with Certain Subjects ...

John St. Loe Strachey - English literature - 1897 - 334 pages
...truth. The Spirit of America speaks thus of the American : — Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate, Or toss with Destiny for beers. Lo ! Imperturbable he rules Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And in the...
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The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling, Volume 11

Rudyard Kipling - English literature - 1898
...keen untroubled face Home, to the instant need of things. Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers. Lo, imperturbable he rules, Unkempt, disreputable, vast — And, in the teeth of all the schools, I...
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A Kipling Primer

Frederic Lawrence Knowles - 1899 - 219 pages
...had from the next to the last of its fourteen stanzas : " Enslaved, illogical, elate, He greets th' embarrassed Gods, nor fears To shake the iron hand of Fate Or match with Destiny for beers." " To me it gives a sense of his penetration and his grasp that nothing else does. I am tempted to call...
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