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" The glories of our birth and state ) are shadows, not substantial things; \ there is no armour against fate, | Death lays his icy hand on kings; | sceptre and crown | must tumble down, | and in the dust be "
Comicorum graecorum fragmenta - Seite 152
1840 - 275 Seiten
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Reliques of ancient English poetry: consisting of old heroic ballads, songs ...

English poetry - 1839
...kind of dirge to the foregoing piece. It is said to have been a favourite song with K. Charles II. Are shadows, not substantial things ; There is no armour against fate : Death lays his icy hands on kings : Scepter and crown Must tumble down, And in tue dust be equal made With the poor crooked...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Band 45

1839
...state Are shadows, not substantial tilings : There is no armour against fate : Doath lays his icy hands on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. " Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant...
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Selections from the British Poets, Band 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - 1840
...confess'd), The world had then a stranger been JAMES SHIRLEY. 1594-1666. TH« glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not substantial things ; There...Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. And plant fresh laurels where they kill, But their...
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The interdict [by I. Steward].

Isabella Steward - 1840
...quay—some person landed—" It may be a casual explorer, 1 ' said I, " let us escape." CHAPTER XVI. " The glories of our birth and state Are shadows, not...There is no armour against fate ; Death lays his icy hands on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked...
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Hymns and Anthems

William Johnson Fox - 1841 - 100 Seiten
...shall sleep the hallowed sleep,— Sleep that is o'envatched by heaven. LXIX. The glories of our mortal state Are shadows, not substantial things; There is...Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade Only the actions of the just Smell sweet and blossom...
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The mountains and lakes of Switzerland

Anna Eliza Bray - 1841
...our mortal state Are shadows, not substantial thing« : There is no armour against fate ; Death lavs his icy hand on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal laid, With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with swords may reap the field. And plant...
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The sacred cabinet of literature and art. Pr

Sacred cabinet - 1841
...BIRCCR, Holyvell Street, Strand ; & S. GILBERT, 26, Paternoster Ruw. [Price Twopence, . o Conquit. PEECT. THE glories of our birth and state Are shadows, not substantial things ; There is no armor against fate, Death lays his icy hands on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And, in...
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The Story of Joan of Arc

1842 - 189 Seiten
...of sixteen months old. Kings and conquerors are but mortal, like their subjects or thenslaves :— The glories of our birth and state Are shadows, not...armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings : All heads must come To the cold tomb; Only the actions of the just Smell sweet and blossom in the...
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Lucas's Penny Library, Ausgabe 1

1842
...This tragical occurrence happened in his 71st year. DEATH'S FINAL CONQUEST. The glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not substantial things ; There is no armour against fate ; Death lays his icy hands on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked...
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Remarks on English churches, and on the expediency of rendering sepulchral ...

James Heywood Markland - 1842
...tasteless tablets of their late descendants 1 . What striking proofs do these instances afford, that The glories of our birth and state Are shadows, not substantial things. On the once splendid tombs of the Fitzalans at Arundel, of the Luttrells at Dunster, and countless...
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