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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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The Rise and Progress of Religious Life in England, Volume 36

Samuel Rowles Pattison - England - 1864 - 368 pages
...hath dared thou hast done ; and whom all the world has flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised : thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched...and ambition of man, and covered it all over with the two narrow words ' Hie jacet.' " More truly religious, however, is the advice given by him to his...
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The Rise and Progress of Religious Life in England

Samuel Rowles Pattison - Great Britain - 1864 - 368 pages
...and whom all the world has flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised : thou haat drawn together all the far-stretched greatness —...and ambition of man, and covered it all over with the two narrow words ' Hie jacet.' " More truly religious, however, is the advice given by him to his...
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Foliorum centuriae, selections for translation into Latin and Greek prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...thou only hast cast out of the world and despised : thou hast drawn together all the far stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of...and covered it all over with these two narrow words, HIC IACET. SIR W. RALEIGH 428. EDWIN, KTNG OF NORTHUMBERLAND, SUMMONS A CONFERENCE OF HIS PAGAN PRIESTHOOD,...
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Events to be remembered in the history of England

Charles Selby - Great Britain - 1864 - 338 pages
...world, and despised. Thou hast drawn together all the far-stretehed greatness, all the pride, eruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words — Hicjacet.** whom ho exhorted to bear a tender affection for his wife, but to preserve a consistency...
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Morning dew; or, Daily readings for the people of God, selected ..., Volume 14

Morning dew - 1864
...thou only hast cast out of the world and despised : thou hast drawn together all the far -stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it over with these two narrow words, " Hie jacet." WARBTJRTON. " No present health can health insure,...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...dared, thou hasi 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...pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it over with these two narrow words — Hie JACET. Besides his great work, Sit Walter wrote a large number...
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Words Old and New: or, Gems from the Christian authorship of all ages ...

Words, Horatius Bonar - Christianity - 1866 - 356 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 ambition of man, and -covered it all over with those two narrow words, Hicjacet. 8. There is not the smallest accident, which may seem unto man as...
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Christian Doctrine: Eight Lectures Delivered in the University of Cambridge ...

J. S. Whale - Religion - 1976 - 200 pages
...and despised. Thou hast drawne together all the farre stretched greatnesse, all the pride, crueltie and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words : Hie facet I' In the second place, Death is the supremely tragic fact. By 'tragic' I do not mean 'sad',...
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The Land and Literature of England: A Historical Account

Robert Martin Adams - History - 1986 - 555 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 greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambitions of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Hic jacet. It is clear from...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1993 - 1092 pages
...dared, thou hast done; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hath cast out of the world ence Hicjacetl SIR WALTER RALEGH (1552-1618). English author, soldier, explorer. History of íhe World,...
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