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" By that sweet ornament which truth doth give ! The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns and play as wantonly... "
The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare - Page 68
by William Shakespeare - 1826 - 783 pages
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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - Dramatists, English - 1817
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue...When that shall fade, my verse distills your truth." Son. 54. In /spirit, however^ in elegance, in the skill and texture of its modulation, and beyond all,...
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Chaucer, 1400, to Beaumont, 1628

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses; But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade, Die to themselves...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade my verse distils your truth. SONNET 116. LET me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1821
...tincture of the roses, " Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, " When summer's breath their masqued buds discloses : " But for their virtue only is their..." Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made." My soul consents not to give sovereignty. THE. Take time to pause : and, by the next new moon, (The...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 20

William Shakespeare - 1821
...thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses 5 ; But, for their virtue 6 only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected...so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made 7 : And so of you, beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distills your truth "....
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 7

Books - 1823
...wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves....When that shall fade, my verse distills your truth." In reading through the sonnets of Shakespeare, we cannot help being struck repeatedly with the sense...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 7

Books - 1823
...wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves....When that shall fade, my verse distills your truth." In reading through the sonnets of Shakespeare, we cannot help being struck repeatedly with the sense...
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Flora Domestica: Or, The Portable Flower-garden : with Directions for the ...

Elizabeth Kent - Floriculture - 1825 - 464 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses. Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses. But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unmoved, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves ; sweet roses do not so ; Of their sweet deaths are...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade, Die to themselves—Sweet roses do not so, Of their sweet deaths are sweetest...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade my verse distils your truth. PORTIA 8 SPEECH ON MERCY. THE quality of mercy is not strain'd ; It droppeth, as...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses: But, for their virtue...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truthLV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this powerful...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses. But, for their virtue...made : And so of you, beauteous and lovely youth, Wbeu that shall fade, my verse distills your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes,...
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