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" THAT AND A' THAT" Is there, for honest Poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that! The coward slave, we pass him by, We dare be poor for a "
Lectures ... to working men - Page 50
by Arthur Mursell - 1859
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1855
...till thy God return, In Wisdom's ear thy blithest strains, S THERE, FOR HONEST POVERTY. — Burns. Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that ? The coward-slave, we pass him by, We dare be poor for a' that ! For -a? that, and a' that, Our toil 's...
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Crotchets and Quavers: Or, Revelations of an Opera Manager in America

Max Maretzek - Musici - 1855 - 346 pages
...there for honest poverty, That hangs its head, and a' that ? The coward slave ! we pass him by — And dare be poor for a' that. For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a' that, The rank ia but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that" BURNS....
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 45

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1855
...I say that my pockets Lave of late been often-times a-dust. PISCATOR : Marry, and I am glad of 4. ' Is there, for honest poverty, that hangs his head, and a' that ? ' Т is a song that makes one proud of his poverty. And now that I bethink me — for I am most forgetu;!,...
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At Home and Abroad: Or, Things and Thoughts in America and Europe

Margaret Fuller - Electronic book - 1856 - 466 pages
...America, those who need the reproof as much, and with far less excuse, than had that Scottish company. "Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head,...Our toils obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man 's the gowd for a' that. " What tho' on namely fare we dine, Wear hoddin gray,...
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At Home and Abroad: Or, Things and Thoughts in America and Europe

Margaret Fuller - Electronic book - 1856 - 466 pages
...America, those who need the reproof as much, and with far less excuse, than had that Scottish company. " Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head,...Our toils obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man 's the gowd for a' that. " What tho' on namely fare we dine, Wear hoddin gray,...
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The Lover's Seat: Kathemérina; Or, Common Things in Relation to Beauty ...

Kenelm Henry Digby - Conduct of life - 1856
...jacket, and you will hear sung to him by a silvery voice, of which we must not lose a single echo, " Is there for honest poverty, That hangs his head and...that, and a' that, Our toils obscure and a' that, The raunk is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a" that. What though on homely fare we dine,...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1856 - 524 pages
...pleasure is a wanton trout, An' ye drink it a' ye'll find him out Then, guidwife, &c. HONEST POVERTY. Is there for honest poverty, That hangs his head,...be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that. What...
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At Home and Abroad: Or, Things and Thoughts in America and Europe

Margaret Fuller - Electronic book - 1856 - 466 pages
...America, those who need the reproof as much, and with far less excuse, than had that Scottish company. " Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that? The coward slave, we pass him by, Wo dare be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toils obscure, and a' that, The rank is...
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The life and works of Robert Burns, ed. by R. Chambers. Libr. ed, Volume 2

Robert Burns - 1856
...think, to be two or tlirce pretty good prose thoughts inverted into rhyme:— FOR A' THAT AND A' THAT. That hangs his head, and a' that! The coward slave we pass him by, Is there, for honest poverty, We dare be poor for a' that! For a' that, and a' that, Our toils obscure,...
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Essays critical and imaginative

John Wilson - 1857
...At his work we think we hear a stalwart tiller of the soil humming what must be a verse of Burns. " Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head,...slave, we pass him by, We dare be poor for a' that ! What though on hamely fare we dine, Wear hoddin grey, and a' that ; Gie fools their silks, and knaves...
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