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" The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherits, shall dissolve ; And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind ! we are such stuff As dreams are made on, and our... "
A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ... - Page 172
by David Simpson - 1810 - 345 pages
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A Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions, Ancient and Modern ...

Epitaphs - 1822 - 320 pages
...THE cloud capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, and all which it inherits, shall dissolve, And like the...baseless fabric of a vision Leave not a wreck behind. JAMES THOMSON, JEtatis 48, obit 27, Augutt, 1748. A Harvard College Library THE BEQUEST OF MRS. MARY...
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A Compend of History, from the Earliest Times: Comprehending a General View ...

Samuel Whelpley - History - 1822 - 224 pages
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the ftreatplobe itself; Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind." And alas ! the ravages of time, though rapid ^ resistless, are too slow to satisfy the furious rage...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

Youth's instructor - 1830
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all that it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind. JAMES F. LA.VXTHEE. 184 NOTES BY A MISSIONARY. No. VI. " In that day there shall be an altar to the...
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The Nic-Nac; or, oracle of knowledge, Volume 1

1822
...must consider as plain intimation?, that the house itself, in a certain number of years, will fall, ' and like the baseless fabric of a vision , leave not a wreck b«hiud.' THE NIC-NAC, .Recollect you are only a tenant at ill, and may be turned out, with or without...
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The Christian's pocket magazine (and Anti-sceptic)., Volume 8

1823
...power of poetry, by reading- on a tablet under a small Image of Shakspeare, this inscription : — " The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn...baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind!" The uncommon beauty and sublimity of the passage exciting In hia mind the highest degree of admiration,...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea all which it inherit shall dissolve ; And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind ! We are such stuff As dreams are made of, and our little life Is rounded with a sleep. Oifr indiscretion...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volume 10

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...tow'rs, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And like the baseless fabric of a vision Leave not a wreck behind Tempest, act iv. sc. 4. Grandeur and Sublimity. The elevation of the mind in the former part of this...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind. — Shakespeare. HI. — Examples of SUSPENSION ; or a delaying of the Sense. 1. AS beauty of person,...
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Ireland Exhibited to England: In a Political and Moral Survey of ..., Volume 2

Esq. A. Atkinson - Antrim (Ireland : County) - 1823
...such lessons as, " pride goeth before destruction," it would come tumbling about its owner's ears, " And like the baseless fabric of a vision Leave not a wreck behind." Of these two modes of Irish hotel police, it would be pleasant to select some living examples, as an...
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The Religious Miscellany: Containing Information Relative to the ..., Volume 2

1823
...wide spreading arch, the pillar of beauty and (he wall of strength shall be dissipated in an instant, and Like the baseless fabric of a vision Leave not a wreck behind! JULIUS. JV«jr Shippensburgh, July 18. THE WRECK. They that go de-an to the sea in skips, that <lo...
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