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" Cabrieres which till then he neglected it is therefore Death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself he tells the proud and insolent that they are but abjects and humbles them at the instant makes them cry complain and repent yea even to hate... "
Poems - Page 100
by Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
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Douglas Jerrold's Shilling Magazine, Volume 1

1845
...address to Death. ' It is Death alone ' that can suddenly make man to know himself. He tells tho ' proud and insolent, that they are but abjects, and humbles them ' at tho instant ; makes them cry ; complain, and repeat ; yea, ' even to hate their forepast happiness....
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Selections from English prose writers, for translation into Greek and Latin ...

Henry Wright Phillott - 1849
...care, that what he saw must be done, might be done well. History of tJie World, v. vII. It is therefore death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself....are but abjects, and humbles them at the instant, makes them cry, complain, and repent, yea, even to hate their forepast happiness. He takes the account...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - 1854 - 451 pages
...fly ; no retting for the foot tee find; "I have considered," says Solomon, "all the works that arc under the sun; and behold all is vanity and vexation...He tells the proud and insolent, that they are but abject -. and humbles them at the instant. He takes the account of the rich man, and proves him a beggar,...
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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volume 1

1854
...murderers of the Protestants in Merindol and Cabrieres, which till then be neglected. It is, therefore, Death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself....abjects, and humbles them at the instant. He takes account of the rich, and proves him a beggar. He holds a glass before the eyes of the most beautiful,...
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The Life and Times of Sir Walter Ralegh: With Copious Extracts from His ...

Charles Whitehead - Great Britain - 1854 - 309 pages
...murderers of the Protestants in Merindol and Cabrieres, which till then he neglected. It is therefore death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself....they are but abjects, and humbles them at the instant ; makes them cry, complain, and repent ; yea, even to hate their forepassed happiness. He takes the...
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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volumes 1-2

James Hamilton - 1854
...murderers of the Protestants in Merindol and Cabrieres, which till then be neglected. It is, therefore, Death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself....proud and insolent that they are but abjects, and bumbles them at the instant. He takes account of the rich, and proves him a beggar. He holds a glass...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers: With a Biographical Sketch ...

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1854 - 460 pages
...vexation of spirit." But who helieves it, till Death tells it us ' It is Death alone that can make nun to know himself. He tells the proud and insolent that they are hut ahjects, and humhles them at the instant. He takes the account of the rich man, ana proves him...
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Events to be remembered in the history of England

Charles Selby - 1854
...example of prose in tile English language : — " It is therefore Death alone that can suddenly make man know himself; he tells the proud and insolent that they are but ablects, and humbles them at the instant, makes them cry, complain, and repent ; yea, even to hate...
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Our native land, or, Scenes and sketches from British history, by the author ...

British history - 1855
...melancholy pleasure and interest. They are these : — "It is death alone that can suddenly make man know himself : he tells the proud and insolent that...are but abjects, and humbles them at the instant, makes them cry, complain, and repent ; yea even to hate their forepast happiness. He takes the account...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - 1856 - 437 pages
...believes it, till Death tells it us? It is Death alone that can suddenly make man to know himself. Ho tells the proud and insolent, that they are but abjects,...rich man, and proves him a beggar, a naked beggar. Ho holds a glass before the eyes of the most beantiful, and makes them seo therein their deformity...
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