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" Lear. O, reason not the need ; our basest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous : Allow not nature more than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's. "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections and ... - Page 129
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd

Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1842 - 354 pages
...make Lear reply to his daughters, who had been speaking in the true spirit of modern improvements: "O reason not the need: our basest beggars Are in...nature more than nature needs,, Man's life is cheap as blasts'" There are many other painful instances in these times of that " restless wisdom " which "...
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The King's College Magazine, Volume 2

1842
...Lear, who in Act II. Sc. 4, utters that beautiful reflection, " O, reason not the need ! our hasest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous. Allow...than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's," now proceeds to carry this idea out. Seeing Edgar without clothes, he breaks forth into this sublime...
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The Works of Shakespere, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843
...five-and-twenty, And thou art twice her love. Gon. Hear me, my lord : What need you five-and-twenty, ten, or five, To follow in a house where twice so...Thou art a lady: If only to go warm were gorgeous, Why,nature needs not what thou gorgeous wear'ct. Which scarcely keeps thee warm. — But for true need,...
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The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare,: According to the Improved ..., Volume 13

William Shakespeare - 1844
...with thee : [to Goneril. Thy fifty yet doth double five and twenty, And thou art twice her love. Gon. Hear me, my lord ; What need you five and twenty,...house, where twice so many Have a command to tend you ? Re. What need one ? Lear. O, reason not the need ; our basest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1844
...art twice her love. Gon. Hear me , my lord. What need you five and twenty, ten, or five. To follaw in a house , where twice so many Have a command to...Lear. O! reason not the need; our basest, beggars Arc in the poorest thing superfluous: Allow not nature more than nature needs, Han's life is cheap...
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Aids to English Composition

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1845 - 50 pages
...And vice sometimes 's by action dignified. 310. Striving to better, oft we mar what 's well. 311. 0 reason not the need ; our basest beggars Are in the...than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's. .12. Give thy thoughts no tongue, Nor any unproportioned thought his act. 313. The friends thou hast...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1845 - 429 pages
...by action dignified. 310. Striving to better, oft we mar what 's well. 311. 0 reason not the need j our basest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous...than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's. 312. Give thy thoughts no tongue, Nor any unproportioned thought his act. 313. The friends thou hast...
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The Oxford and Cambridge review, Volume 3

1846
...individuals, it is desirable that innocent superfluities should be increased among the people at large ; ' O reason not the need ; our basest beggars Are in...than nature needs, Man's life is cheap as beast's ;' and that there bc extended, even to the lowest classes of society, as regards habitation, food,...
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Mores Catholici, Or, Ages of Faith, Volume 2

Kenelm Henry Digby - Church history - 1846
...doubtless here pregnant with sad truth ; for what are men, if only their bare wants are satisfied ? " О reason not the need ! our basest beggars Are in the...nature needs — Man's life is cheap as beast's." " There are persons,'7 says the universal doctor, " who give to the poor what they would scarcely throw...
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Shakespeare's Plays: With His Life, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1847
...with thee : [1'o GONERIL. Thy fifty yet doth double five and twenty, And thou art twice her love. Gon. CBETH. How now ! what news ? Lady M. He has almost...ask'd for me ? Lady M. Know you not, he has ? Macb. О .' reason not the need ; our basest beggars Are in the poorest thing superfluous : Allow not nature...
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