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" This many summers, in a sea of glory ; But far beyond my depth : my high-blown pride At length broke under me, and now has left me, Weary and old with service, to the mercy Of a rude stream, that must forever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of this world,... "
An American Selection of Lessons in Reading and Speaking: Calculated to ... - Page 177
by Noah Webster - 1802 - 240 pages
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Elocution - 1854
...must forever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of this world, I hate ye ! I feel my heart new opened. O, how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors ! There is, betwixt that smile he would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes, and his ruin, More pangs and fears than wars...
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Outlines of History: Illustrated by Numerous Geographical and Historical ...

Marcius Willson - History - 1854 - 600 pages
...must forever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of this world, I hate ye ; 1 feel my heart new open'd : O, how wretched Is that poor man, that hangs on princes favors' There is, betwixt that smile we would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes, and their ruin, More pangs and fears than wars...
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The Boy's Second Help to Reading: A Selection of Choice Passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - Children's literature, English - 1854 - 312 pages
...stream, that must for ever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of the world, I hate ye ! I feel my heart new open'd. Oh, how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favours ! There is betwixt that smile he would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes, and their ruin,...
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Life of Thomas Young

George Peacock - Optics - 1855 - 514 pages
...stream that must for ever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of this world, I hate ye ! I feel ray heart new open'd. Oh ! how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favours !" This exercise, which was undertaken on the recommendation of Dr. Charles Burney, is not...
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The Book of Oratory: A New Collection of Extracts in Prose, Poetry and ...

Readers - 1856 - 500 pages
...that must forever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of the world, I hate ye ! I feel my heart new opened. Oh ! how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors ! There is betwixt that smile we would aspire to, — That sweet aspect of princes, — and their ruin, More pangs and fears...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...must for ever hide me. Vain pomp, and glory of this world, I hate ye; 1 feel my heart new open'd: 0, how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors ! There is, betwixt that smile ho would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes, and their ruin, More pangs and fears than wars...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...blossoms, And bears his blushing honors thick upon him. Vain pomp, and glory of this world, I hate ye. O how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors ! There is, betwixt that smile we would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes, and their ruin, More pangs and fears than wars...
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Self-culture in Reading, Speaking, and Conversation: Designed for the Use of ...

William Sherwood - Conversation - 1856 - 383 pages
...must for ever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of this world, I hate ye ! I feel my heart new opened. 0, how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on princes' favors ! There is, betwixt that smile he would aspire to, That sweet aspect of princes and his ruin, More pangs and fears than wars...
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The modern reader and speaker

David Charles Bell - 1856
...left me, Weary, and old with service, to the mercy Of a rude stream that must for ever hide me. Vain pomp and glory of the world, I hate you ' I feel my heart new opened : 0, how wretched Is that poor man that hangs on prince's favours I There is, betwixt that...
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The Standard Fifth Reader: (first-class Standard Reader) : for Public and ...

Epes Sargent - American literature - 1857 - 478 pages
...must forever hide me. Vain pomp, and glory of this world, I hate ye ! I feel my heart new opened ; 0, how wretched Is that poor man, that hangs on princes' favors ! There is, betwixt that smile we would aspire to, That sweet aspect f of princes, and their ruin, More pangs and fears than...
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