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Page 256 - and clerk's—" Man that is born of a woman hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery; he cometh up, and is cut down like a flower; he flecth, as it were, a shadow, and never continueth in one stay.
Page 212 - do not live to distrust my faithful and loving people. Let tyrants fear! I have always so behaved myself, that, under God, I have placed my cheifest strength and safeguard in the loyal hearts and goodwill of my subjects. And therefore I am come amongst you, as you
Page 212 - but of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king! and of a king of England too! and think foul scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of
Page 212 - battaile to live or die amongst you all; to lay down for my God, and for my kingdom, and for my people, my honour and my blood even in the dust. I know I have the
Page 213 - you, in the word of a Prince, they shall be duly paid you. In the mean time my lieutenant-general * shall be in my stead, than whom never Prince commanded a more noble or worthie subject; not doubting but by your obedience to my
Page 212 - MY LOVING PEOPLE, " We have been persuaded by some, that are careful of our safety, to take heed how we commit ourself to armed multitudes, for fear of treachery : but I assure you,
Page 212 - honour and my blood even in the dust. I know I have the bodie but of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king! and of a king of England too! and think foul scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of
Page 539 - pictur'd morals charm the mind, And through the eye correct the heart! If genius fire thee, reader, stay ; If nature move thee, drop a tear ; If neither touch thee, turn away ; For Hogarth's honour'd dust lies here!
Page 274 - procured a subscription for his Poems, which amounted to four thousand guineas; and lord Harley, son of the earl of Oxford, to whom he had invariably adhered, added an equal sum for the purchase of this place, which our poet was to enjoy during life, and Harley after his decease. " He had now,