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" Our toils obscure an' a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The Man's the gowd for a* that. What though on hamely fare we dine. Wear hoddin grey, an' a' that; Gie fools their silks, and knaves their wine; A Man's a Man for a "
Addresses Delivered at the Triennial Celebration ... - Page 6
1824
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The Musical Banquet of Choice Songs

1790 - 144 pages
...BURNS. IS there for honeft poverty, Wha hangs his head and a' that, The coward flave we pafs him by, And dare be poor for a' that. For a' that, and a' that, Our toils obfeure and a' that, The rank la but the guinea-ftamp, The man's the goud for a' that. What though...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 30

Tobias Smollett - 1800
...of man. 4 Is there, for honeft poverty That hangs his head, and a* that j The coward-flave, we pafs him, by, We dare be poor for a' that ! For a* that, and a' that, Our mils obfcure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's ft amp, The man's thtf gowd for a' that. 1...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life , and a ..., Volume 4

Robert Burns - 1813
...THAT AND A' THAT. Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that; The coward-slave, we pass him by, . We dare be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a* that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that. What...
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The poetical works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1814 - 648 pages
...But, ah ! he left the thorn wi' me. A MAN'S A, MAN, FOR A' THAT. JLs there for honest poverty, Who hangs his head, and a' that ? The coward slave we pass him by, And dare be poor fora' that; For a' that, an' a' that, Our toils, obscure, an' a' that, The rank is...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 4

Robert Burns - 1816
...good prose thoughts, inverted into rhyme. FOR A' THAT AND A' THAT. Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that ; The coward slave, we...be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that. What...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 46

1839
...vicela-liagatelle song, but which, to us, appears a rather more serious affair. " Is there for honest poverty That hangs his head, and a' that ? The coward slave we pass him by, And dare be poor for a' that. For a' that and a' thnt, Our toils obscure, and a' that ; The rank is...
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The Scottish Minstrel: Being a Complete Collection of Burns' Songs ...

Robert Burns - 1818 - 312 pages
...for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that; The eoward-slave, we pass him hy, We dare he poor for a' that > For a' that, and a' that, Our toils ohseure, and a' that, The rank is hut the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that. What though...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 38

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - 1822
...THAT AMD A' THAT. Is there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that ; The coward-slave, we pass him by, We dare be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp, The man's the gowd for a' that. What...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...AND A* THATIS there, for honest poverty, That hangs his head, and a' that] The ward -si ave, we pass him by, We dare be poor for a' that ! For a' that, and a' that, Our toil's obscure, and a' that, The rank is but the guinea's stamp,. The man's the gowd for e' that. *...
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A Selection from the Writings of the Late Jonathan Lawrence, Junior

Jonathan Lawrence - 1833 - 172 pages
...noble marriage of high thoughts with homely and yet beautiful rhyme : Is there for honest poverty, Who hangs his head and a' that ; The coward slave, we pass him by, And dare be poor for a' that. These then were his three great characteristics : his descriptions of...
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