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" gainst his glory fight, And Time that gave doth now his gift confound. Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth And delves the parallels in beauty's brow, Feeds on the rarities of nature's truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow; And yet... "
The Works of Shakespeare ... - Page 156
by William Shakespeare - 1883
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The Poetical Works of William Shakspeare

1851
...forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main of light, . Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crowned, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And Time,...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. 60. Of these eleven stanzas nine are consecutive in the original, being numbered 100 to 108. The other...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare...: Embracing a Life of ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1851
...forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main of light, 1 Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crowned, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And Time,...the flourish set on youth, And delves the parallels 2 in beauty's brow ; Feeds on the rarities of nature's truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe...
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The Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1852
...which goes before, In sequent toil, all forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main J of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked...truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow. X And yet, to times in hope, my verse shall stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. * 1....
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1851
...doth now his gift confound. Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth, And delves the parallels0 in beauty's brow; Feeds on the rarities of nature's...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. LXI. Is it thy will thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to the weary night? Dost thou desire...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1852
...confound. And delves the parallels in beauty's brow;|| Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth, § Feeds on the rarities of nature's truth, And nothing...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. * /. e. let me read a description of you in the earliest manuscript ffltr tbe first use of letters....
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volume 23

Christianity - 1852
...Mary's Church, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Member of the Archaeological Institute, etc. London: Burns. 1849. ' TIME doth transfix the flourish set on youth, And...truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow.' So sings the greatest poet in the world, in strains that throw a trace and beauty around the tritest...
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The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
...that which goes before, In sequent toil all forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main of light. Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd. Crooked...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. LXI. Is it thy will, thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to the weary night ? Dost thou desire...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 575 pages
...main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth, And...truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow. Poems. 54. Time, itsfleetness. It is ten o'clock : Thus may we see, how the world wags : 'T is but...
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...though we sleep, or wake, or roam, or ride, Aye fleeth the time; it will no man abide. — Chaucer. Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth, And...truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow. Shakspere. Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us...
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A cyclopędia of sacred poetical quotations, ed. by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia, Henry Gardiner ADAMS - 1854 - 725 pages
...that which goes before, In sequent toil all forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked...truth. And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow. Shakspere. Misshapen time, copesmate of ugly night; Swifi subtle post, carrier of grisly care; Eater...
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