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" Their purpose is ambition, Their practice, only hate ; And if they once reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending Who in their greatest cost Seek nothing but commending ; And if they make reply, Spare... "
The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent Divines ... - Page 400
by Francis Wrangham - 1816
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...Their practice only hate ; And if they once reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, Who, in their...Seek nothing but commending ; And if they make reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell Zeal it lacks devotion, Tell Love it is but lust, Tell Time it is...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 1

New elegant extracts - 1827
...Their practice only hate ; And if they once reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, Who in their greatest cost Tell Zeal it lacks devotion, Tell Love it is but lust, Tell Time it is but motion, Tell Flesh it is...
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The works of sir Walter Ralegh. To which are prefixed the lives of ..., Volume 8

sir Walter Ralegh - 1829
...* Their practice only hate. And if they do reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell those that brave it most, They beg for more by spending; Who in their...time it is but motion ; Tell flesh it is but dust : And wish them not reply, For thou must give the lie. Tell age it daily wasteth ; Tell honour how...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 155-156

Early English newspapers - 1834
...Who in their greatest cost Seek nothing but commending. And if they make reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell Zeal it lacks devotion, Tell Love it...Time it is but motion, Tell Flesh it is but dust. Ağd wish them not reply, For tliuu must give the lie. Tell Age it daily wasteth, Tell Honor how it...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 155

English essays - 1834
...commending. And if they make reply, Then give them all the lie. Tell Zeal it lacks devotion, Tell Love it ii but lust, Tell Time it is but motion, Tell Flesh it is but dust. And wish them not reply, For thou must give the lie. Tell Age it daily wasteth, Tell Honor how it alters;...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1836
...Their praetise onely hate ; And if they once reply, Then give them all the lye. Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, Who in their...commending ; And if they make reply, Spare not to give the lye. Tell zeale, it lacks devotion ; Tell love, it is but lust ; Tell time, it is but motion ; Tell...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1836
...Then give them all the lye. Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, Who in thcir greatest cost Seek nothing but commending ; And if they make reply, Spare not to give the lye. Tell zeale, it lacks devotion ; Tell love, it is but lust ; Tell time, it is but motion ; Tell...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 44

Scotland - 1838
...Their practice only hate : And if they once reply, Then give them all the lie. " Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, Who in their greatest cost Seek nothing hut commending ; And if they make reply,' Then give them all the lie. " Tell arts they have no soundness,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 7

1838
...reply, Then give them all the lie. " Tell them that brave it most, They beg for more by spending, "ho in their greatest cost Seek nothing but commending ; And if they make reply, Then gire them all the lie. " Tell arts they have no soundness, But vary by esteeming ; leu schools...
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Reliques of Ancient English Poetry: Consisting of Old Heroic ..., Volume 2

Thomas Percy - Ballads, English - 1839
...cost Seek nothing but commending ; And if they make reply, Spare not to give the lye. 30 Tell zeale, it lacks devotion ; Tell love, it is but lust ; Tell time, it is but motion ; And wish them not reply, 35 For thou must give the lye. Tell age, it daily wasteth ; Tell honour,...
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