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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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Outlines of the History of the English Language

Thomas Northcote Toller - English language - 1900 - 284 pages
...is done by folly, that no man can ever account as a craft. To be brief, I desired to live honourably while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that were after me a memorial of me in good works. 4. Besides these works, mostly, though not entirely,...
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The Antiquary, Volume 36

Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson - Archaeology - 1900
...be without wisdom. . . . 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." (To be continued.) ftatbarine in art, anD IRttual. BY J. LEWIS...
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The Antiquary, Volume 37

Edward Walford, George Latimer Apperson - Archaeology - 1901
...first place, a question of personality. He has stamped his character on the cold annals of humanity. From another point of view we behold in his" career...Englishman of whom it is recorded that he never knew that he was beaten. Sometimes the Danes crushed him, sometimes he crushed the Danes ; but he won in...
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The Antiquary, Volume 37

Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson - Archaeology - 1901
...character. Note first his absorbed devotion to duty. " This will I say," he writes, " that I have sought lo live worthily while I lived, and after my life to...Englishman of whom it is recorded that he never knew that he was beaten. Sometimes the Danes crushed him, sometimes he crushed the Danes ; but he won in...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - Authors, English - 1901
...whatsoever is done through foolishness no one can ever call work. Now would I say briefly that I have wished to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave to men who should come after me my memory in good deeds. (From the Dt Consolatioite Pliihscfiliia.} Alfred's...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 1

Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Richard Stockton - Literature - 1901
...can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said : that 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. ALFRED'S PREFACE TO THE VERSION OF POPE GREGORY'S " PASTORAL...
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International Library of Masterpieces, Literature, Art and Rare ..., Volume 1

Harry Thurston Peck - Literature - 1901
...can ever reckon for craft. This is now especially to be said : that 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. ALFRED'S PREFACE TO THE VERSION OF POPE GREGORY'S " PASTORAL...
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Handbook of Universal Literature from the Best and Latest Authorities

Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta - Literature - 1902 - 562 pages
...acquisition of knowledge cannot even now be conceived. " I have wished to live worthily," said he, " while I lived, and after my life, to leave to the men who should come after me, my remembrance in good works." PERIOD SECOND. FROM THE NORMAN CONQUEST TO THE...
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Chamber's Cyclopędia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - English literature - 1902
...whatsoever is done through foolishness no one can ever call work. Now would I say briefly that I have wished men who should come after me my memory in good deeds. (From the De Consolatioiu Philosefhitr.) Alfred's...
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The King Alfred Millenary: A Record of the Proceedings of the National ...

Alfred Bowker - 1902 - 212 pages
...his will and testament he says of himself: " This I will say, that I have sought to live worthily the while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that came after me, a remembering of me in good works." We should indeed be ungrateful if we forgot...
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