Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Suit the action to the word, the word to the action: with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold, as 'twere,... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare - Page 339
by William Shakespeare - 1821
Full view - About this book

Hamlet. Titus Andronicus

William Shakespeare - 1788
...neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the aftion to the word, the word to the aftion ; with this special observance, that you o'er-step not...over-done is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold as 'twere the mirror up to nature ; to shew virtue her...
Full view - About this book

The Tatler, Volume 1

English essays - 1804
...o'erdoing Termagant ; it outherods Herod : pray you, avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the...is, to hold as 'twere the mirrour up to nature ; to shew virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and...
Full view - About this book

The British Essayists: The Tatler

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1803
...o'er-doing Termagant ; it out-herods Herod : pray you, avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word,...overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold as 'twere the mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her...
Full view - About this book

The Tatler, Volume 1

English essays - 1803
...o'erdoing Termagant; it outherods Herod: pray you, avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word,...overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold as 'twere the mil rour up to nature; to shew virtue her...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1803
...:9 Pray you, avoid 5t1 Play. l warrant your honour. Ham. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the...that you o'er-step not the modesty of nature : for anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1804
...Herod: Pray you, avoid it. 1 Play. I warrant your honour. Ham. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word,...'twere, the mirrour up to nature; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure. Now...
Full view - About this book

The Speaker Or Miscellaneous Pieces Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1804 - 376 pages
...o'erdomg termagant ; it out-herods Herod. Pray you , avoid it. Be not too tame neither ; but let your own. discretion be your tutor. Suit the action to the word,...so overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose «nd , both at the first and now , was and is , to hold as 'twere , the mirror up to nature ; to'shew...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1805
...is constantly linked with Mahound, or Mohammed. 9 out-herods Herod:] The character of Herod in th« the word to the action; with this special observance,...'twere, the mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.1 Now...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1805
...is constantly linked with Mahound, or Mohammed. 9 uut-herods Herod:] The character of Herod in the the word to the action; with this special observance,...'twere, the mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.1 Now...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Issue 14

William Shakespeare - 1806
...Herod: Pray you, avoid it. 1 Play, I warrant your honour. Ham. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the...'twere, the mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure. Now...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF