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" When I see kings lying by those who deposed them, when I consider rival wits placed side by side, or the holy men that divided the world with their contests and disputes, I reflect with sorrow and astonishment on the little competitions, factions, and... "
The Monthly anthology, and Boston review - Page 599
1808
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The Spectator: ...

1739 - 313 pages
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Instructive Rambles: In London, and the Adjacent Villages. Designed to Amuse ...

Elizabeth Helme - Adventure and adventurers - 1800 - 284 pages
...themselves, * and consider, the vanity of grieving for * those we must quickly follow — when I * see Kings lying by those who deposed ' them — when I consider rival wits placed ' side •* side by side, or the holy men, that di• vided the world with their contests and • disputes...
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The Spectator: In Eight Volumes. : Vol. I[-VIII].

English literature - 1803
...themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow; when I see kings lying by those who deposed them, when I consider rival...little competitions, factions and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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Select British Classics, Volume 11

English literature - 1803
...themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow; when I see kings lying by those who deposed them, when I consider rival...little competitions, factions and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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Addisoniana ...

Sir Richard Phillips - 1803
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The letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to several of his friends ..., Volume 3

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1804
...themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving " for those whom we must quickly follow ; when I see kings "lying by those who deposed them; when I consider...world with their contests and disputes, I reflect with sor' row and astonishment on the little competitions, factions, ' and debates of mankind. When I read...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805
...themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow. When I see kings lying by those who deposed them; when I consider rival...little competitions, factions, and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805 - 408 pages
...themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow. When I see kings lying by those who deposed them ; when I consider...little competitions, factions, and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Baltic Sea - 1805 - 306 pages
...live in the page of history. The beautiful ideas of Addison came into my mind — " When w I see kings lying by those who deposed them ; when I consider...sorrow and " astonishment on the little competitions and debates of mankind. u When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died " yesterday,...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Aquatint - 1805 - 480 pages
...live in the page of history. The beautiful ideas of Addison came into my mind — " When I see kings lying by those who deposed them ; when " I consider...divided the world with their contests and disputes, I re" fleet with sorrow and astonishment on the little competi" tions and debates of mankind ; when I...
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