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" O eloquent, just, and mighty Death ! whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched... "
Poems - Page 114
by Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 316 pages
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Examples of Life and Death

Lydia Howard Sigourney - Biography - 1852 - 348 pages
...dared, thou hast done ; whom all the world hath flattered, hast thou despised and cast out of the world. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of men, covering all with but those two narrow words — Hie jacet." This passage possibly suggested to...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF SAMUEL ROGERS

EPES SARGENT - 1854
...eyes of the most beautiful, aud makes them see therein their deformity ; and they acknowledge it 0 eloquent, just and mighty Death ! whom none could...and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Hicjacet. —Raleigh. (5) Among the most precious gifts with which the Almighty has rewarded us for...
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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volume 1

1854
...none have dared, thou hast done ; and whom all have nattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...over with these two narrow words, Hie jacet." Raleigh contemplated a second and third volume, and it is believed that he had gone far to complete his design;...
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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volumes 1-2

James Hamilton - 1854
...none have dared, thou hast done ; and whom all have flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...over with these two narrow words, Hie jacet." Raleigh contemplated a second and ftiird volume, and it is believed that he had gone far to complete his design...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - 1854 - 451 pages
...persuaded ; what none have dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world have flattered, thou only host cast out and despised : thou hast drawn together all...and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Uicjaett. — KALEIQH. P. 57, 1. 26. Now, teraph-winged, among the start tee toar ; Inconceivable are...
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The Life and Times of Sir Walter Ralegh: With Copious Extracts from His ...

Charles Whitehead - Great Britain - 1854 - 309 pages
...dared, thou hast done — and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...and covered it all over with these two narrow words — Mcjacet. " Lastly : whereas this book, by the title it hath, calls itself ' The First Part of the...
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Events to be remembered in the history of England

Charles Selby - 1854
...dared thon hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered thon alone hast cost out of the world, and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...and ambition of man, and covered it all over with those twa narrow words — Hiclacet.'' 'whom he exhorted to bear a tender affection for his 'wife,...
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The Poetical Works of Andrew Park

Andrew Park - Poetry - 1854 - 352 pages
...the world have flattered, thou hast cast out and despised, and hast drawn together all the greatness, pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words— Hu' jacei.— RALEIGH. When King Charles L was about to be beheaded, he said most tranquilly, " I go...
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Miscellanies, Critical, Imaginative, and Juridical: Contributed to ..., Volume 1

Samuel Warren - Law - 1855
...dared, thou hast done : and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...all over with these two narrow words — Hie JACET ! " f * Sir Walter Raleigh— History of the World, last paragraph. + The statue of him which appeared...
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Our native land, or, Scenes and sketches from British history, by the author ...

British history - 1855
...dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou alone hast cast out of the world, and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...over with these two narrow words, — Hie jacet." The day of execution arrived, and Raleigh was conducted to the scaffold. His calmness never forsook...
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