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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 Association Review, Volume 4

Deaf - 1902
...with solemn round The bivouac of the dead." — Theodore O'Hara. "I wished to live honorably whilst I lived, and after my life to leave to the men who came after me my memory in good works." — Alfred the Great. "Over fruitful earth and beyond the sea...
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King Alfred in Literature

Louis Wardlaw Miles - 1902 - 130 pages
...(London, 1871), pp. 2-8. * " 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." Works of Alfred, II, p. 452. For the original see Sedgefield,...
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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization ..., Volume 7

Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - English literature - 1902
...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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Collections of the Maine Historical Society

Maine Historical Society - Local history - 1904
...man, the perfect ruler ! Alfred says of himself, "This I can now most truly say, that I have desired to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that should be after me a remembrance in good works."1 What more fitting epitaph could be pronounced...
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Ideal and real: the students' calendar ... an introduction

Lorin Gurney Sampson Farr - Conduct of life - 1904 - 199 pages
...do the work that it was commanded me to do This will I 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. Ah! my soul, one evil is stoutly to be shunned....
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Annual Report of the Commissioners ..., Volume 71

Ireland. National Education Bd, New York (State), Bank Commissioners - 1905
...all that is great, all that is lovable, in the English temper. He said of himself : " I have desired to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that should be after me my remembrance in good works." sd (e.) 245 19 8J 8 5 10J 96 13 7 SPELLING...
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English Literature

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - English literature - 1905 - 452 pages
...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. ' ' ^Translation l,y Samuel Fox.) The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle,...
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The Story of King Alfred

Sir Walter Besant - 1905 - 187 pages
...unwisdom can never be reckoned as skill. This will I say — that I have sought to live -worthily the while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that come after me a remembering of me in good works, . . . " Ah ! my soul, one evil is stoutly to...
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White Family Quarterly, Volumes 1-3

1903
...unwisdom can never be reckoned as skill. This will I say — that I liavc sought to live ivortliily the while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that come after me a remembering of me in good works." Alfred fortified London 886, and carried on...
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Frederick York Powell: A Life and a Selection from His Letters and ..., Volume 2

Oliver Elton, Frederick York Powell - 1906
...recorded in well-known words his heart's desire : ' This I can now most truly say, that I have desired to live worthily while I lived, and after my life to leave to the men that should be after me a remembrance in good works.' Surely to grant this man his wish that his good...
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