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" Could great men thunder As Jove himself does, Jove would ne'er be quiet, For every pelting, petty officer Would use his heaven for thunder ; Nothing but thunder... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ... - Page 353
by William Shakespeare - 1811
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - Electronic books - 2007 - 344 pages
...can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power." — Abraham Lincoln "O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant." — Shakespeare "I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 40

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 256 pages
...her best efforts by the inflexibility of her opponent, she exhibits a powerful, scornful eloquence: O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant. . . . man, proud man, Dress 'd in a little brief authority, Most ignorant of what he's most assur'd...
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The Sovereign Flower: On Shakespeare as the Poet of Royalism, Together with ...

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 324 pages
...And mercy then will breathe within your lips, Like man new made. And this perhaps the best of all : O ! it is excellent To have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant. . . . Could great men thunder As Jove himself does, Jove would ne'er be quiet, For every pelting, petty...
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Sams Teach Yourself Network Troubleshooting in 24 Hours

Jonathan Feldman - Computers - 2003 - 505 pages
...Look at the trace: does it tell you anything? HOUR 22 Network Troubles hooters Just Wanna Have Fun O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. — William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure, II, 2 Let's say that you've been tasked by your boss...
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War After September 11

Verna V. Gehring - History - 2003 - 99 pages
...responsibility. When external restraints are weak, self-restraint is essential. In the words of Shakespeare, O! it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. Traditional Paradigms and their Limits I The Ethics of Retaliation Judith Lichtenberg From the very...
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The Essential America: Our Founders and the Liberal Tradition

George McGovern - Political Science - 2004 - 192 pages
...changed mightily—for the good of humanity. Chapter 5 THE SOURCES OF SECURITY AND NATIONAL GREATNESS O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant. —SHAKESPEARE, MEASURE FOR MEASURE With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in...
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The Servant Leader: Unleashing the Power of Your People

Robert P. Neuschel - Business & Economics - 2005 - 138 pages
...getting results. Shakespeare, in his play Measure for Measure, gave us some wisdom on the use of power: "O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant." Indeed it is excellent and necessary for the leader to have power — in fact, by simple definition...
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The Constitutionalist: Notes on the First Amendment

George Anastaplo - Law - 2005 - 826 pages
...Lincoln-Douglas Debates, that he used as an epigraph these lines from Measure for Measure (act 2, sc. 2): O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant. The companion epigraph that he employs is from Macheth, that play which so intrigued Lincoln, a man...
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Alligator in the Sky

Joseph Pacheco - Poetry - 2005 - 188 pages
...from morn to night, Since he just be By-pass Five HEADLINE NEWS: GIANT'S STRENGTH Giant's Strength O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant. William Shakespeare Apologia Forgive me, Poets and People of America, 13,074 poems have been posted...
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Unleashing Your Brilliance: Tools & Techniques to Achieve Personal ...

Brian E. Walsh - Business & Economics - 2005 - 288 pages
...and be more natural, appropriate and creative with our responses. It is empowering for both people. O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. William Shakespeare My experience is that many people confuse assertiveness with aggression. Aggressive...
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