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" Could all our Care elude the gloomy Grave, Which claims no less the fearful than the brave, For Lust of Fame I should not vainly dare In fighting Fields, nor urge thy Soul to War. 390 But since, alas! ignoble Age must come, Disease, and Death's inexorable... "
Translation of the Iliad of Homer - Page 270
by Homer, Alexander Pope - 1851 - 544 pages
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The whole poetical works of Alexander Pope, Esq., including his translations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...ignoble age muft come, Difeafe, and death's inexorable doom ; The life which others pay, let us bellow, And give to fame what we to nature owe; Brave though we fall, and honour'J if we live, Or let us glory gain, or glory five ! 395 He f:iiil; his words thcliflcning chief...
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The Whole Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: Including His Translations ...

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 479 pages
...ignoble age mull come, Difeafe, and death's inexorable doom ; The life which others pa)-, let us lieitow, And give to fame what we to nature owe; Brave though we fall, and honour'd if we live, 395 Or let us story gain, orglorygive! He faij ; his words theliftening chief infpire With equal warmth,...
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Avenia: Or, A Tragical Poem, on the Oppression of the Human Species, and ...

Thomas Branagan - 1805 - 358 pages
...the brave, For lust of fame I should not vainly dare In fighting fields, nor urge your souls to war ; But since alas, ignoble age must come, Disease and...what we to nature owe ; Brave though we fall, and honor'd if we live, Or let us glory gain, or glory give : Think on your dear dear children basely slain...
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The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807
...our care elnde the gloomy grave. Which claims no less the fearful than the brave, For lust of fame 1 should not vainly dare In fighting fields, nor urge...owe ; Brave though we fall, and honour'd if we live, 9$ Or let us glory gain, or glory give ! He said ; his words the listening chief inspire With equal...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 41

John Bell - 1807
...to war. 390 ' But since, alas ! ignoble age must come, ' Disease, and death's inexorable dooiii ; ' The life which others pay, let us bestow, ' And give to fame what we to nature owe; ' Brave tho' we fall, and honor'd if we live, S9-; ' Or let us glory gain, or glory give !' He said: his words...
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Essays on Professional Education

Richard Lovell Edgeworth - 1809 - 496 pages
...estimate of what is really valuable in life, and with hearts proud of suffering for our country. " The life, which others pay, let us bestow; " And give to Fame, wh^t we to Nature owe; '* Brave though we fall, and honour'd if we live, " Or let us glory gain, or...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...the brve, For lust of fame I should not vaiuly dare In fighting fields, nor urge thy soul to war. Hut since, alas ! ignoble age must come, Disease, and...nature owe; Brave though we fall, and honour'd if we lire, Or let us glory gain, or glory give!" He said ; his words the listening chief inspire With equal...
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The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection ..., Volume 14

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - 1811
...the brave, For lust of fame I should not vainly dare In fighting fields, nor urge thy soul to war. But since, alas ! ignoble age must come, Disease, and death's inexorable doom, The life that others pay let us bestow, And give to fame what we to nature owe. Brave, though we fall, yet honour'd...
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Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century;: Comprising ..., Volume 3

John Nichols - 1812
...the brave, For lust of fame, I should not vainly dare Jn fighting fields, nor urge thy soul to war. But since, alas ' ignoble age must come, Disease,...us bestow, And give to Fame what we to Nature owe. Pope's Homer, II. xii. 387. His Lordship then repeated the last word several tunes, with 4 calm and...
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Essays on Professional Education

Richard Lovell Edgeworth - 1812 - 541 pages
...estimate of what is really valuable in life, and with hearts proud of suffering for our country. " The life, which others pay, let us bestow; " And give...Fame, what we to Nature owe; " Brave though we fall, arid honour'd if we lire, " Or let us glorji gain, or glory give!" CHAPTER IV. On Medical Education....
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