CATO. Let not a torrent of impetuous zeal Transport thee thus beyond the bounds of reason: True fortitude is seen in great exploits, That justice warrants, and that wisdom guides; All else is tow'ring frenzy and distraction. The Fair Penitent: A Tragedy - Seite 39von Nicholas Rowe - 1797 - 57 SeitenVollansicht
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...fortitude is seen in great exploits That justice warrants, and that wisdom guides : AH else is towering frenzy and distraction. Are not the lives of those...sword In Rome's defence intrusted to our care ? Should \ve thus lead them to a field of slaughter, Might not the impartial world too justly say, We lavish'd...