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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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De Bow's Review, Volume 3

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow, Robert Gibbes Barnwell, Edwin Bell, William MacCreary Burwell - 1867
...there were almost as much truth as poetry in the melancholy lines of the crippled bard of Britain. " There is the moral of all human tales, "Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, barbarism at last. And history with aU her volumes vast, Hath but one page ! " Such, indeed, has been the record of America....
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 715 pages
...roar, Where wisdom taught, and music charm'd before. H1STOBY Author,. Ullo< Fatal CtrioiUf, I. L There is the moral of all human tales ; "Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption barbarism at last, And history, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page. Byron, Childe Harold, iv. 108. HOBBIES....
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The poetical works of lord Byron, complete. (Pearl ed.).

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1867 - 685 pages
...Imperial Mount ! la thug the mighty cvm. There Is the moral of all human tales ; is hut the 's " tuneful heart would bound, Dreading the deep damnation of his "bah!" Sopran rice, corruption, barbarism at last. Anil History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with notes, &c, Issue 35

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1868
...research hath been, that these are wallsBehold the Imperial Mount! 'tis thus the mighty falls. cvnr. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory when tf Wealth, vice, corruption barbarism at not CHILDE HAROLDS PILGRIMAGE. And History, with all her...
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Geschichte der alten Kirche, Volume 1

Philip Schaff - 1869 - 1250 pages
...SufaQ, bem unterlag, in folgenben Werfen au Childe Harold |" unb toabr augebru({t: There is the moral of all human tales, "Tis but...fails, Wealth , vice, corruption, barbarism at last," ctjlercn unb ohne ben frommen ötterglauben be lefctcren1). £arum t>crgleid)t er bie Gbriften...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage. Illustr. ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1869
...hath been, that these are walls Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls. CVIII. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...Freedom, and then Glory when that fails, Wealth, viee, eorruption, barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page,...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1869 - 329 pages
... tin' Imperial Moiml I 'tis thus the mighty falls. 244 CHILDE HAROLD S PILGRIMAGE CANTO iv. CVIH. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...past, First Freedom, and then Glory when that foils. Wealth, vice, corruption,- barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath...
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Longinus. An essay on the sublime [tr.] by H.A. Giles

Dionysius Cassius Longinus, Longinus - 1870
...Arrogance, Vanity, and Luxury. But whoso5. Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Vol. I. 6. ' ' There is the moral of all human tales, ' Tis but the...fails, Wealth, Vice, Corruption, Barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page " Childe Harold IV, 108. ever suffers...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Original Editions, with ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1870 - 720 pages
...research hath been, that these are walls [falls. Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty There is the moral of all human tales ; * 'Tis but...Freedom, and then Glory when that fails, Wealth, rice, corruption barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page,...
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From Constantine the Great to Gregory the Great, A.D. 311-600

Philip Schaff - 1870
...which Rome succumbed, in these words from Childc Harold : " There is the moral of all human talcs ; 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past : First freedom,...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, barbarism at last" from a higher point of view, the downfall of Borne was a divine judgment upon the old essentially heathen...
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