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" Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims irregularly great : Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by... "
Specimens of the Later English Poets: With Preliminary Notices - Page 74
by Robert Southey - 1807 - 482 pages
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Coming to May Senses: The Autobiography of a Sociologist

George Caspar Homans - Social Science - 1984 - 370 pages
...one could have written of them as Goldsmith did of the British aristocracy of the eighteenth century: Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by.7 They were not aristocrats but merchants and professional men: Marxists would call...
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The Political Economy of Merchant Empires: State Power and World Trade, 1350 ...

James D. Tracy - Business & Economics - 1997 - 504 pages
...death, what peril, tempest, cruel woe, Dost thou decree that he must undergo! — Luis Vaz de Camoens Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by. -—Oliver Goldsmith Where is the flag of England? Go East, North, South or West; Wherever there's...
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 26 1872

Nehgs - 1995 - 464 pages
...complimentary terms of his countrymen, can be said of the men of Massachusetts of past generations : — Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by ; Fierce in their native hardiness of soul, True to imagined right, above control. The love of local...
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Oliver Goldsmith: The Critical Heritage

G. S. Rousseau - Reference - 1995 - 385 pages
...the solid worth of self-applause." Having then passed through Holland, he arrives in England, where, 'Stern o'er each bosom reason holds her state, With daring aims, irregularly great, I see the lords of human kind pass by, Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, Intent on high designs,...
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Book of Humorous Quotations

Connie Robertson - Humor - 1998 - 400 pages
...brother turns with ceaseless pain, And drags at each remove a lengthening chain. 1702 The Traveller Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by. 1703 The Vicar ofWakefield I was ever of opinion, that the honest man who married and brought up a...
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Communities, Politics, and Reformation in Early Modern Europe

Thomas A. Brady - History - 1998 - 494 pages
...death, what peril, tempest, cruel woe, Dost thou decree that he must undergo! —Luis Vaz de Camoens Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of human kind pass by. — Oliver Goldsmith Where is the flag of England? Go East, North, South or West; Wherever there's...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...patriot's boast, where'er we roam, His first, best country ever is, at home. 4174 4191 The Traveller our English tongue a gallimaufry or hodgepodge of all other speeches. 1 1019 The 4192 The Traveller Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law. 4193 The Traveller How small, of...
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