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" There is the moral of all human tales ; « 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page... "
Angel in the Sun: Turner's Vision of History - Page 40
by Gerald Finley - 1999 - 280 pages
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls." ß CVII1. There is the moral of all human tales ; SJ "i'is but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory — when that foiia, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

Lord Byron - 1854
...Behold the Imperial Mount! 'tis thus the mighty falls. 1 cviir. There is the moral of all human tales f 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory—when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption,—barbarism at last. 1 The Palatine is one mass...
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The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States ..., Volume 2

Joseph Gales - 1855
...when surrounded by the gloom resulting from a view of the glorious decay and splendid ruins of Rome. " There is the moral of all human tales, "Tis but the...fails Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last." We had enjoyed the blessings of freedom. We lad had a reasonable share of glory. Our arms lad been...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States, Volume 2; Volume 34

United States. Congress - 1855
...view of the glorious ecay and splendid ruins of Rome. " There is the moral of all human tales, 'Tu but the same rehearsal of the past ; First freedom,...fails. Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last" We had enjoyed the blessings of freedom. We ad had a reasonable share of glory. Our arms ad been triumphant...
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Speeches and Addresses [1839-1854]

Henry Washington Hilliard - 1855 - 497 pages
...institutions intended to provide for the protection of human liberty. " Such is the moral of all earthly tales ; 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First freedom, and then glory ; when that fails', Corruption, slavery, barbarism at last ; And history, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page."...
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A SKETCH OF THE Political Social, and Religious Character OF THE UNITED ...

DR. PHILIP SCHAFF. - 1855
...ripe. and will yet add another proof to the sad reflection of the poet of Childe Harold: " There is a moral of all human tales; 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past; First freedom, and then glory—when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption—barbarism at last." la view of the history of the...
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The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States ..., Volume 2

United States. Congress - 1855
...ruins of Rome. " There U the moral of all human tale«, 'Tie but the same rehearsal of the jiast ; First freedom, and then glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last" We had enjoyed the blessings of freedom. We lad had a reasonable share of glory. Our arms had been...
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Trade and Letters: Their Journeyings Round the World. Three Discources ...

William Anderson Scott - 1856 - 168 pages
...MORAL INFLUENCE OF THE COMMERCIAL SPIRIT OF THE AGE.* "Assyria, Greece, Rome, Carthage, what are they?" There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last. Cun.ii]] HABOLD. Then westward ho ! in legions, boys — Fair Freedom's star Points to her sunset regions,...
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...Middle Age of a state, Learning ; and then both of them together for a time ; Of jUatUmS, — Byron. THERE is the moral of all human tales; 'Tis but the...that fails, Wealth, Vice, Corruption — Barbarism afc last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page. Jiattcmal /\ NATION'S Character...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1856 - 339 pages
...Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls.* cviii. There is the moral of all human tales ;2 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom,...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. 1 The Palatine is one mass of ruins, particularly on the side towards the Circus Maximus. The very...
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