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" tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare - Page 31
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1838
...truth of I hare not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'Us a common proof,1 That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...climber-upward turns his face : But when he once attains the utmost round, He then unto the ladder turns Ms back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees*...
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Irish Tranquility Under Mr. O'Connell: My Lord Mulgrave, and the Roman ...

Anthony Meyler - Ireland - 1838 - 126 pages
...ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upwards turns his looks, But when he once attains the topmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may." I have now done with Mr. O'Connell, nothing but an anxious...
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Sketches of the Life and Genius of Shakspeare ...

David Paul Brown - 1838 - 62 pages
...young ambition's ladder Whereto the climber upward turns his face, But when he once attains the utmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may. The translation is not only not true, but directly opposed to...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1839
...Cassar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees' By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, since the quarrel [51 Rtmoru...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...feigned. 'Tis a common proof f That lowliness is young Ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the upmost...back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees^ By which he did ascend. 29 — ii. 1. * Provoke. t Experience. J Low stops. 193 Parental discipline...
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Chefs-d'œuvre de Shakespeare ..: Richard III, Romo et Juliette et Le ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...reason. But 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, 'Whereto the climber upward turns his face: But when he once attains the upmost...back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend : So Cesar may; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear...
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Shakspearian Readings: Selected and Adapted for Young Persons and Others

William Shakespeare, Benjamin Humphrey Smart - English drama - 1839 - 453 pages
...reason. But 'tis common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost...back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend : so Caesar may; Then lest it may,—prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...feigned. 'Tis a common proof f That lowliness is young Ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the upmost...turns his back, looks in the clouds, scorning the ba?o degreesf By which he did ascend. 29 — ii. 1. * Provoke. t Experience. l Low steps :l 193 Parental...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Julius Cser. Antony and ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may; Then, lest...may, prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear no color for the thing he is, Fashion it thus; that what he is, augmented, Would run to these, and these...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Julius Cser. Antony and ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may ; Then, lest...may, prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear no color for the thing he is, Fashion it thus ; that what he is, augmented, Would run to these, and these...
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