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" The world had never taken so full note Of what thou art, hadst thou not been undone, And only thy affliction hath begot More fame than thy best fortunes could have done ; For ever by adversity are wrought The greatest works of admiration ; And all the... "
The Outlaw - Page 39
by Mrs. S. C. Hall - 1835 - 918 pages
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The Quintessence of English Poetry, Or, a Collection of All the Beautiful ...

Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - English poetry - 1740
...More fame than thy beft fortunes could have done : For ever by adverfity are wrought, The greateft works of admiration ; And all the fair examples of renown, Out of diftrefs and mifery are grown. Daniel, on Wriothefly Earl of Southampton. Yet miferabie ourfelves why...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1790
...begot More fame than thy bed fortunes could have done. For ever by adverfity are wrought The greateft works of admiration, And all the fair examples of renown Out of diftreft and mifery are grown. Mutius the fire, the tortures Regulus, Did make the miracles of faith...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 20

William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Alexander Pope, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, Nicholas Rowe - 1821
...never taken so full note Of what thou art, hadst thou not been undone, And only thy affliction hath begot More fame than thy best fortunes could have...examples of renown Out of distress and misery are grown. Mutius the fire, the tortures Regulus, Did make the miracles of faith and zeal : Exile rcnown'd and...
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Memoirs of her late majesty, queen Caroline

Joseph Nightingale - 1821
...full note • Of what thou art, hadst thou not been undone j And only thy affliction hath begot Mure fame than thy best fortunes could have done : For...renown, Out of distress and misery are grown. DANIEL, en Wrinthcily Earl nf Southampton. VOL. I. ILon&on: J. ROBINS ANI) CO. ALBION PRESS, IVY LANE, PATERNOSTER...
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Land sharks and sea gulls

William Nugent Glascock - 1838
...affliction must express ; And only men show their abilities. And what they are, in their extremities ; For all the fair examples of renown. Out of distress and misery are grown. DANIEL. BOOK IV. THE DISCOVERY. CHAPTER I. " Nothing is a misery, Unless our weakness apprehend it so : We...
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Land Sharks and Sea Gulls, Volume 2

William Nugent Glascock - English fiction - 1838
...affliction must express; And only men show their ahilities, And what they are, in their extremities ; For all the fair examples of renown, Out of distress and misery are grown. DACTBL, BOOK IV. THE DISCOVERY. CHAPTER I. "Nothing' is Misery, Unless our weakness apprehend it so:...
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Poets of England and America: being selections from the best authors of both ...

Biography & Autobiography - 1853 - 472 pages
...never taken so full note Of what thou art, hadst thou not been undone ; And only thy affliction hath begot More fame, than thy best fortunes could have...examples of renown, Out of distress and misery are grown. Mutius the fire, the tortures Regulus, Did make the miracles of faith and zeal : Exile renowned and...
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...were we burthened with like weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain. Shakspere. By adversity are wrought The greatest works of admiration,...renown, Out of distress and misery are grown. Daniel, What, if he hath decreed that I shall first Be tried in humble state, and things adverse; By tribulations,...
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A complete dictionary of poetical quotations: comprising the most excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Poetry - 1855 - 570 pages
...men show their abilities, And what they are, in their extremities. Daniel on the Earl of Southampton. By adversity are wrought The greatest works of admiration,...renown, Out of distress and misery are grown. Daniel on tin- Earl of Southampton. Not one eare wanting hour my life had tasted ; But from the very instant...
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Dies consecrati: or, A new Christian year with the old poets [compiled by H ...

Christian year - 1855
...men shew their abilities And what they are in their extremities. For, ever by adversity are brought The greatest works of admiration, And all the fair...examples of renown Out of distress and misery are grown. Not to be unhappy is unhappiness; And misery not to have known misery; For,, the best way unto discretion...
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