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" Men of all sorts take a pride to gird at me. The brain of this foolish-compounded clay, man, is not able to invent anything that tends to laughter, more than I invent, or is invented on me: I am not only witty in myself, but the cause that wit is in other... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare - Page 23
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1810
...have more diseases than he knew for. Fal. Men of all sorts take a pride to gird at me : The brain ol this foolish-compounded clay, man, is not able to...than I invent, or is invented on me : I am not only wnty in myself, but the cause that wit is in other men. I do here walk before thee, like a sow, that...
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Select Reviews, Volume 5

1812
...sorts take a pride to gird at me; the brain of this foolishcompounded clay, man, is not able to produce any thing that tends to laughter, more than I invent, or is invented on me. I am not only witty myself, but the cause that wit is in other men." Contrary to the fashion of Shakspeare's age, Falataff...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with sketches of the lives of the ...

Spectator The - 1816
...sorts,' says that merry knight, ' take a pride to gird at me. The brain of man is not able to invent any thing that tends to laughter more than I invent,...in myself, but the cause that wit is in other men.' APDISON. * *• NO. 48. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, Per multas aditwn sibi scepe ftguras Rcpperit Ovib. Met....
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The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson, Volume 36

British essayists - 1819
...sorts,' says that merry knight, ' take a pride to gird at me. The brain of man is notable to invent any thing that tends to laughter more than I invent,...in myself, but the cause that wit is in other men.' C. N 48. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 1711. Per multas aditum iibi sapifgurai Repperit OVID, Met. xiv. 652....
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The Spectator: With Notes, and a General Index. The Eight Volumes Comprised ...

Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1822 - 771 pages
...sorts,' says that merry knight, 'take a pride to ;ird at me. The brain of any man is not able to invent ry achievements. Peter Alexovitz of Russia, when he...he found himself emperor of a vast and numerous p olhe'r men.' ADDISOX. •. C. N 48. WEDNESDAY, AP1UL 25, 1711. Frr mullai adilum tM tirfe fgurat...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

English essays - 1823
...sorts,' says that merry knight, ' take a pride to gird at me. The brain of man is not able to invent any thing that tends to laughter more than I invent,...in myself, but the cause that wit is in other men.' C. N48. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 1711. ' Per mnltus adit um sibi scepd jiguras Repperit — — — OVID,...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...sorts,' says that merry knight, ' take a pride to gird at me. The brain of man is not able to invent any thing that tends to laughter more than I invent,...myself, but the cause that wit is in other men.'— -C. N 48. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 171 1. Per multas aditum sibi stepe figures Repperit OVID. Met. xiv....
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 5-6

British essayists - 1823
...sorts,' says that merry knight, ' take a pride to gird at me. The brain of man is not able to invent any thing that tends to laughter more than I invent,...not only witty in myself, but the cause that wit is iu other men.' NO. 48. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 1711. — Per mu !! us aditum sibi stepe flguras Bepperii—...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1824
...this foolish-compounded clay, man, is not able to vent any thing that lends to laughter, more than f invent, or is invented on me : I am not only witty...I do here walk before thee, like a sow, that hath o'erwhebned all her litter but one. If the prince put thee into my service for any other reason than...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...it, he might have more diseases, than he knew for. Fal. Men of all sorts take a pride to gird at me. th, Your highness pleased to forget mf me.'I am not only witty in myself, but the cause, that wit kin othermen. I do here walk before thee,...
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