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" Though Justice against Fate complain, And plead the ancient rights in vain: But those do hold or break As men are strong or weak. "
The Worthies of Yorkshire and Lancashire: Being Lives of the Most ... - Page 62
by Hartley Coleridge - 1836 - 732 pages
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Lyra Heroica: A Book of Verse for Boys

William Ernest Henley - American poetry - 1891 - 364 pages
...climb To ruin the great work of Time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mould. Though Justice against Fate complain, And plead the ancient rights...or break, As men are strong or weak), Nature, that hated emptiness, Allows of penetration less, And therefore must make room Where greater spirits come....
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The Works of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1892
...climb To nun the great work of time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mould ! Though justice against fate complain, And plead the ancient rights...all the civil war, Where his were not the deepest sear ? And Hampton shows what part He had of wiser art ; Where, twining subtle fears with hope, He...
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The Purgatory of Dante Alighieri

Charles Lancelot Shadwell - 1892
...and science. There are many passages in the Commedia which may be compared with the following : — Nature that hateth emptiness Allows of penetration...therefore must make room Where greater spirits come. or again with : — And to all states not free Shall climacteric be. An apology ought perhaps to be...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1895
...described with a touch in the lines 'Though Justice against Fate complain And plead the ancient rights n vain (But those do hold or break As men are strong or weak).' .Better than anything else in our language this poem gives an idea of a grand Horatian measure, as...
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The English Poets

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1896
...and dispassionate. The spirit of Revolution is described with a touch in the lines 'Though Justice against Fate complain And plead the ancient rights...those do hold or break As men are strong or weak).' Better than anything else in our language this poem gives an idea of a grand Horatian measure, as well...
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Palgrave's Golden Treasury of Songs and Lyrics ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - 1896
...Kingdoms old 35 Into another mould. Though Justice against Fate complain, And plead the ancient Bights in vain— But those do hold or break As men are strong or weak. 40 Nature, that hateth emptiness, Allows of penetration less, And therefore must make room Where greater...
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English Lyrics: Chaucer to Poe, 1340-1809

William Ernest Henley - English poetry - 1897 - 412 pages
...climb To ruin the great work of Time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mould. Though Justice against Fate complain, And plead the ancient rights...or break, As men are strong or weak), Nature, that hated emptiness, Allows of penetration less, And therefore must make room Where greater spirits come....
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The universal anthology, a collection of the best literature ..., Volume 14

Richard Garnett - 1899
...climb To ruin the great work of time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mold I Though justice against fate complain, And plead the ancient rights...not the deepest scar ? And Hampton shows what part Where, twining subtle fears with hope, He wove a net of such a scope That Charles himself might chase...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient ...

Richard Garnett, Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl - Anthologies - 1899
...climb To ruin the great work of time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mold 1 Though justice against fate complain, And plead the ancient rights...not the deepest scar ? And Hampton shows what part Where, twining subtle fears with hope, He wove a net of such a scope That Charles himself might chasa...
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A History of English Poetry, Volume 3

William John Courthope - English poetry - 1903
...climb To ruin the great work of Time, And cast the kingdoms old Into another mould ; Though Justice against Fate complain. And plead the ancient rights...therefore must make room, Where greater spirits come. Such a recognition of de facto authority does not necessarily imply abandonment of principle : Marvell...
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