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" To be a King and wear a crown is a thing more glorious to them that see it, than it is pleasant to them that bear it. "
The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ... - Page 354
edited by - 1809
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The Works of His Grace, George Villiers, Late Duke of Buckingham...

George Villiers Duke of Buckingham - 1715 - 416 pages
...me have neglected, or converted what I have committed unto them, I hope God will not lay their Culps to my Charge. To be a King, and wear a Crown, is a thing more Glorious to them that fee it, than it is Pleafant to them that bear it : For my ^ felf, I never was fo much inticed with...
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The Harleian Miscellany: A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 2

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1809
...converted what I have committed unto them,. 1 hope God will not lay there culpsf to my charge. To be ж King-, and wear a crown, is a thing more glorious to them that see it, than. it iti pleasant to them that bear it ; for Myself, I never was so much enticed with. the glorious name...
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The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and ..., Volume 2

Harleian miscellany - 1809
...thorn, 1 hopeGud will not lay their culpsf to my chargp. To be a King, and wear a crown, is a tiling more glorious to them that see it, than it is pleasant to them that bear it ; fur Myself, I never was ťo much enticed with the glorious name of a king, or the royal authority...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 2

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1809
...what I have committed unto them, I, hope God will not lay their culpsf to my charge. To be a King, ami wear a crown, is a thing more glorious to them that see it, than it ii pleasant to them that bear it ; for Myself, I never was so much enticed with the glorious name of...
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Summer flowers, from the garden of wisdom

Charles Feist - 1833
...which they have been obtained. The soldiers' victories are the soft cushions on which sovereigns sleep. To be a king, and wear a crown, is a thing more glorious...see it, than it is pleasant to them that bear it. We should consider who we are, what we have to do, whither we go, and whence we came. The virtuous...
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The Book of Table-talk, Volume 2

Charles MacFarlane - Anecdotes - 1836
...committed unto them, I hope God will not lay their culps * to my charge. " To be a king, and weare a crown, is a thing more glorious to them that see it, then it is pleasant to them * Faults, from the Latin culpa. Probably the word never was English. Elizabeth...
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Life of Sir Walter Raleigh: Founded on Authentic and Original Documents ...

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1844 - 412 pages
...not so much rejoice that God hath made me to be a queen, as to be a queen over so thankful a people. To be a king and wear a crown is a thing more glorious...it is pleasant to them that bear it. For myself, I was never so much enticed with the glorious name of a king, or royal authority of a queen, as delighted...
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The Book of table-talk [ed. by C. MacFarlane].

Book - 1847
...have committed unto them, I hope God will not lay their culps * to my charge. "To be a king, and weare a crown, is a thing more glorious to them that see it, then it is pleasant to them that beare it : for myselfe, I never was so much enticed with the glorious...
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Life of Sir Walter Raleigh, founded on authentic and original documents

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1853 - 412 pages
...not so much rejoice that God hath made me to be a queen, as to be a queen over so thankful a people. To be a king and wear a crown is a thing more glorious...it is pleasant to them that bear it. For myself, I was never so much enticed with the glorious name of a kino:, or royal authority of a queen, as delighted...
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History of North Carolina

Francis Lister Hawks - North Carolina - 1857
...the dying queen would be no bad cure for his malady. She had said, after many years of experience, " to be a king and wear a crown, is a thing more glorious...see it, than it is pleasant to them that bear it." Her death gave utterance to the same truth with more eloquent emphasis still. There was the once wise,...
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