Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Not where he eats, but where he is eaten. A certain convocation of [politic] worms* are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor for diet. We fat all creatures else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots. "
The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, with notes original and selected ... - Page 286
by William Shakespeare - 1826
Full view - About this book

The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1851
...At supper? Where? Ham. Not where he eats, but where he is eaten ; a certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...variable service ; two dishes, but to one table ; that's ihe end. [King. Alas, alas! VOL. vn. 44 Ham. A man may fish with the worm that hath ate of a king ;...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of Shakespearian Quotations: Exhibiting the Most Forcible ...

William Shakespeare - 1851 - 418 pages
...The evil that men do lives after them ; The good is oft interred with their bones. JC iii. 2. WORMS. Your worm is your only emperor for diet : we fat all...service ; two dishes, but to one table ; that's the end. .ff.iv.3. A man may fish with a worm that eat of a king ; and cat of the fish that hath fed of that...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of Shakespearian Quotations: Exhibiting the Most Forcible ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 418 pages
...The evil that men do lives after them ; The good is oft interred with their bones. JC iii. 2. WORMS. Your worm is your only emperor for diet : we fat all...service ; two dishes, but to one table ; that's the end. H. iv. 3. A man may fish with a worm that eat of a king ; and eat of the fish that hath fed of that...
Full view - About this book

The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 575 pages
...tickle us, do we not laugh 1 if you poison us, do we not die ? 9 iii. 1. 36. Equality of human life. Your worm is your only emperor for diet : we fat all...but variable service ; two dishes, but to one table ; that 's the end. 36 iv. 3. 37. Human life. Reason thus with life : A breath thou art, (Servile...
Full view - About this book

The Text of Shakespeare Vindicated from the Interpolations and ..., Volume 70

Samuel Weller Singer - 1853 - 312 pages
...the taste of the worms for the rich repast they were enjoying : A certain convocation of pointed worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots. " It is easy to suppose that ' politic,' a word with which the scribe was familiar, was misheard by...
Full view - About this book

Notes and Emendations to the Text of Shakespeare's Plays, from Early ...

1853 - 528 pages
...taste of the worms for the rich " diet " they were enjoying : " A certain convocation of palated worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots." It is easy to suppose that "politic," a word with which the scribe was familiar, was misheard by him...
Full view - About this book

Notes and Emendations to the Text of Shakespeare's Plays: From Early ...

John Payne Collier - 1853 - 512 pages
...the taste of the worms for the rich repast they were enjoying : " A certain convocation ofpalated worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots." It is easy to suppose that " politic," a word with which the scribe was familiar, was misheard by him...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1854
...politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor for diet : we fat all creatures rise, to fat us ; and we fat ourselves for maggots: Your...dishes, but to one table; that's the end. King. Alas, :ilas ! Ham. A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king ; and eat of the fish that hath fed...
Full view - About this book

The Stratford Shakspere, ed. by C. Knight, Volumes 17-22

William Shakespeare - 1856
...At supper? Where? HAM. Not where he eats, but where he is eaten : a certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...but variable service ; two dishes but to one table; that 's the end. KING. Alas, alas! HAM. A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king ; and...
Full view - About this book

The works of William Shakspere. Knight's Cabinet ed., with ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1856
...At supper ? Where ? Ham. Not where he eats, but where he is eaten : a certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...but variable service ; two dishes, but to one table ; that 's the end. King. Alas, alas ! Ham. A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king ; and...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF