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" ... any craft, without wisdom. Because whatsoever is done through folly, no one can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said ; that I wished to live honourably whilst I lived, and after my life to leave to the men who were after me, my... "
The Historians' History of the World: England to 1485 - Page 91
edited by - 1904
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The Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1874 - 785 pages
...deighamlice tha thu myccl etc cart."— Asser, Life of Alfred, ap. Turner. to live honourably whilst I lived, and after my life, to leave to the men who were after me my memory in good works ! " The chief writings of this Royal Author are his translations...
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and ..., Volume 2

Cassell, ltd - 1876
...ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said ; that I wished to live honourably whilst I lived, and after my life, to leave to the men who were after me, my memory in good works. I translate the opening metre from Boethius into modern Knglish,...
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Chronicles of the Parish of Croydon, Surrey: Saxon Croydon. 1877

John Corbet Anderson - Croydon (London, England) - 1877 - 454 pages
...through folly, man can never make that to be virtue. " This I can now most truly say, that / have desired to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that should be after me a remembrance hi good works." Aelfred the Great died at the age of fifty-two....
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Origin, Progress and Destiny of the English Language and Literature

John Adam Weisse - English language - 1878 - 701 pages
...champions of classic education, and the first diffuser of England's language. NINTH CENTURY. " I desired to live worthily, while I lived, and, after my life, to leave to the men who should follow me, a remembrance in good works." — ALFRED THE GRHAT. THE small realm of Wessex gave...
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Chautauqua Library of English History and Literature: From the earliest ...

1879
...one can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said : that I wished to live honorably while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men who were after me, my memory in good works. -SXFBIC'S HOMILY ON ST. GREGORY'S DAY. Gregory the Holy Father,...
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Longfellow Leaflets: Poems and Prose Passages from the Works of Henry ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American literature - 1881 - 108 pages
...original nature. True nobility is in the mind, not in the flesh. I wished to live honorably whilst I lived, and, after my life, to leave to the men who were after me my memory in good works! " — From ANGLO-SAXON LITERATURE, IN DBIFT-WOOD. IN character,...
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Relfe brothers' model reading-books, in prose and verse, ed., with ..., Volume 5

Richard Fletcher Charles - 1882
...faults. From his own words we may best understand the purpose of his life. " I have desired," he says, " to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave the men that should be after me a remembrance in good works." His ambition, to live worthily ; his...
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The New England Magazine, Volume 24

New England - 1901
...can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said; that I wished to live honourably whilst I lived, and after my life to leave to the men who were after me my memory in good works." There exists a poetical as well as a prose version of Boethius,...
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The Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Outre Mer and Driftwood

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1886
...original nature. True nobility is in the mind, not in the flesh. I wished to live honorably whilst I lived, and, after my life, to leave to the men who were after me my memory in good works ! " The chief writings of this royal author are his translations...
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English Writers: An Attempt Towards a History of English Literature, Volume 2

Henry Morley - English literature - 1888
...can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said, that I wished to live honourably whilst I lived, and after my life to leave to the men who were after me my memory in good works."* There is some reason to doubt King Alfred's authorship ol...
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