When we mean to build, We first survey the plot, then draw the model ; And when we see the figure of the house, Then must we rate the cost of the erection ; Which if we find outweighs ability, What do we then but draw anew the model In fewer offices,... The Plays of William Shakespeare - Page 407by William Shakespeare - 1813 - 913 pagesFull view - About this book
| Richard Brown (architect.) - Architecture, Domestic - 1841 - 626 pages
...XXIII. PRELIMINARY CONSIDERATIONS OH DESIGNING AND DRAWING THB GROUND-PLAN FOK Л COUNTRY MANSION. " **When we mean to build, We first survey the plot, then...ability, What do we then but draw anew the model."** SUAKIPEARE, Henry /Г. l'art ii. Act 1, Scene 3. When a situation has been determined on by the proprietor... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1842 - 596 pages
...war7, Indeed the instant action, a cause on foot, Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see th' **appearing buds ; which, to prove fruit, Hope gives...desist To build at all ? Much more, in this great work,** (AVhich is, almost, to pluck a kingdom down, And set another up) should we survey The plot of situation,... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1843 - 514 pages
...— Indeed the instant action2 ( ;t cause on foot ), Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see **the appearing buds; which, to prove fruit, Hope gives...desist To build at all? Much more, in this great work** 1 That is, nhii-h turned out to be much smaller than, Sic. s The first twenty lines of this speech... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1843 - 646 pages
...fruit Hope gives not so much warrant, as despair That frosts will hite them. When we mean to huild. **We first survey the plot, then draw the model ; And...cost of the erection : Which if we find outweighs** ahility, What do we then hut draw anew the model In fewer offices ; or, at least, desist To huild at... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1848
...; — Indeed the instant action,2 (a cause on foot,) Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see **the appearing buds ; which, to prove fruit, Hope gives...house, Then must we rate the cost of the erection** ; 1 That is, which turned out to be much smaller than, &c. 2 The first twenty lines of this speech... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1850
...; — Indeed the instant action,2 (a cause on foot,) Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see **the appearing buds ; which, to prove fruit, Hope gives...house, Then must we rate the cost of the erection** ; 1 That is, which turned out to be math smaller ti<an, &c. 2 The first twenty lines of this speech... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1850 - 554 pages
...war;— Indeed the instant action, 2 (a cause on foot,) Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see **the appearing buds; which, to prove fruit, Hope gives...house, Then must we rate the cost of the erection;** Hast. But, by your leave, it never yet did hurt, To lay down likelihoods, and forms of hope. 2 The... | |
| Success - Conduct of life - 1851 - 360 pages
...fiercest storms may prove vain; where foresight has provided against them: " When we mean to bnild, **We first survey the plot, then draw the model. And...cost of the erection; Which, if we find outweighs** abllity, What do we then, but draw anew the model ?** The rashness of speculation, which has been the... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1852 - 550 pages
...Hope gives not so much warrant, as despair, That frosts will bite them. When we mean to build, AVe **first survey the plot, then draw the model ; And when...model In fewer offices ; or, at least, desist To build** at.all ? Much more, in this great work (Which is, almost, to pluck a kingdom down, And set another... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1853 - 506 pages
...on foot,) Lives so in hope, as in an early spring We see the appearing buds ; which, to prove fruí **Hope gives not so much warrant, as despair, That frosts...desist To build at all ? Much more, in this great** wnrk (Which is, almost, to pluck a kingdom dow». And set another up,) should we survey The plot of... | |
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