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" It is success that colours all in life ; Success makes fools admir'd, makes villains honest. All the proud virtue of this vaunting world Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquir'd. "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 239
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The Homilist; or, The pulpit for the people, conducted by D ..., Volume 22

David Thomas - 1870
...contemplation." I know with Thompson "that success makes fools admired; makes villains honest ; and that all the proud virtue of this vaunting world fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired." Failure or [not, it has taught me several important lessons. It has taught me the power of faith. I...
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The Speaker's Garland and Literary Bouquet: Combining 100 Choice Selections ...

Readers - 1884
...quarrels or disputes affords. Denham. It is success that colors all in life; Success makes fools admired, makes villains honest. All the proud virtue of this...Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired. Thomson. Oh too convincing — dangerously dear — In woman's eye the unanswerable tear. Byron. The world's...
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Perthshire poets: 1800 to 1850 [by P.R. Drummond].

Peter Robert Drummond - Poets, Scottish - 1873
...rough shoes. It is success that colours all m life : Success makes fools admired, makes villains boast. All the proud virtue of this vaunting world Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired. Thomson. But if misfortune, it matters not whence it comes, once lays on its clammy hand, man becomes a shrinking...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes ...

Quotations, English - 1875 - 772 pages
...to those that win. SHAKSPEARE, It is success that colours all in life ; Success makes fools admired, makes villains honest. All the proud virtue of this...Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired. THOMSON. SUFFERING. Her suff'ring ended with the day; Yet lived she at its close, And breathed the long, long...
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Wine and walnuts

William Alexander Clouston - 1876
...by Merivale. SUCCESS IN LIFE. IT is success that colours all in life: Success makes fools admired, makes villains honest : All the proud virtue of this...on success and power, howe'er acquired. — Thomson CROSSES IN LIFE. MANY, many are the ups and downs in life. Fortune must be uncommonly gracious to that...
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A Dictionary of Poetical Illustrations: Specially Selected with View to the ...

Robert Aitkin Bertram - English language - 1877 - 748 pages
...prudence, and possession right. It is success that colours all in life : Success makes fools admired, ak the joy, ye whom the sudden tear Surprises often,...around, And nothing strikes your eye but sights of bl What though I am a villain, who so bold To tell me so ? let your poor petty traitors Feel the vindictive...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1878 - 788 pages
...to those that win. SHAKSPEARE. It is success that colours all in life ; Success makes fools admired, makes villains honest. All the proud virtue of this...Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired. THOMSON. SUFFERING. Her suff'ring ended with the day; Yet lived she at its close, And breathed the long, long...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1881 - 715 pages
...manage by a just foresight, Success is prudence, and possession right. Higgons, Generous Conqueror. It is success that colours all in life : Success makes fools admir'd, makes villains honest ; AH the proud virtue of this vaunting world Fawns on success, and power, howe'er acquir'd. Thomson,...
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Grant's Novels: Violet Jermyn. The Scots brigade

James Grant - 1882
...not told that — . • " It is success that colours all in life ; Success makes fools admired — makes villains honest ; All the proud virtue of this...world Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired."' ' What is it that you are talking about, and xvho is thinking of villains ?' asked Sir Jahleel sulkily,...
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Violet Jermyn; or, Tender and true

James Grant - 1882 - 466 pages
...Are we not told that — ' " It is success that colours all in life ; Success makes fools admired — makes villains honest ; All the proud virtue of this...world Fawns on success and power, howe'er acquired."' ' What is it that you are talking about, and who is thinking of villains ?' asked Sir Jahleel sulkily,...
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