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" Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature... "
Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of a New Edition of Shakespeare - Page 73
by William Shakespeare, Thomas Caldecott - 1820 - 466 pages
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1819 - 436 pages
...capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb show and noise. Pray you, avoid it. .<-.i^ti > **&$i-.. Be not too tame neither ; but let your own discretion...overdone,' is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is to hold, as 'twere, the mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - 1819 - 408 pages
...most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise ; I would have such a fellow Be not too tame neither ; but let your own discretion...the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erntep not the modesty of nature : for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of nature ; whose...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 407 pages
...nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise. Pray you avoid it. Be not too tame, neither ; but lot your own discretion be your tutor. Suit the action...overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is to hold, as 'twere, the mirror ap to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott (teacher, Edinburgh.) - 1819 - 360 pages
...(for the most part) are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise. Pray you avoid it. Be not too tame, neither; but let your own discretion...the action ; with this special observance, that you overstep not the modesty of nature; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing: whose...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 407 pages
...(fur the must part) are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise. Pray you avoid it. Be not too tame, neither ; but let your own discretion...word to the* action ; with this special observance, tliat you o'erstep not the modesty of nature ; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing...
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Figures of elocution exemplified; or, Directions for reading and reciting ...

Charles Richson - 1820
...wants. Time once past-never returns the moment which is lost-is lost for ever. Suit the action to the word, the word to the action, with this...observance,- that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. I have a more permanent and steady rule for my conduct, the dictates of my own breast. If Trim...
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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - 1823
...would have such a fellow whipp'd for o'er-doing Termagant; it out-herods Herod: pray you, avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion...nature: for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of play^ ing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold as 'twere the mirror up to nature;...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - 1823 - 372 pages
...(for the most part) are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise. Pray you avoid it. Be not too tame, neither ; but let your own discretion...the action ; with this special observance, that you overstep not the modesty of nature; -for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing : whose...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1823
...dumb show, and noise: I would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant; itout-herodsHeroa:2 Pray you, avoid it. 1 Play. I warrant your honour....your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to die word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty...
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The Plays, Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1824
...shows, and noise : I would have such a fellow whipped for o'erdoing Termagant ; it out-herods HerodJ : Pray you, avoid it. 1 Play. I warrant your honour....special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of na* Reprimand him with freedom. f* The meaner people then seeui to have sat in the pit. ture : for...
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