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" The glories of our blood 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 equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. "
The casquet of literature, a selection in poetry and prose, ed. with notes ... - Página 49
de Casket - 1873
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The Morning call, by mrs. Ellis, Volume 4

Morning call - 1850
...decadence. His motto might be — " The glories of our life and state Are shadows, not substantial things, Death lays his icy hand on kings ; Sceptre and crown...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade His James II., which we noticed last year, is now succeeded by the Royal Family of France, when Louis...
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Notes and Queries

1879
...i? early as 1588, would look like a school or colleg; version of Shirley's well-known stanza : — " Sceptre and crown .Must tumble down, And in the dust...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." Did Shirley borrow the idea from this couplet c did both he and the writer of Carmina Proverbial* derive...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 páginas
...16-19) ELP; NOEC; NOIV; OxBoLi; PoRA JAMES SHIRLEY (1596-1666) The Contention of Ajax and Ulysses 1 ing With shrieking and squeaking In fifty different...(1. 10-20) 61 "Please your honors," said he, "I'm (1. 1—8) 2 They stoop to fate. And must give up their murmuring breath, When they, pale captives,...
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Food and Drug Administration's Regulation of Dietary Supplements: Hearing ...

United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Human Resources and Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee - 1994 - 518 páginas
...diem — the ruler and the ruled, all gone; in the words of the Elizabethan dramatist, James Shirley: Sceptre and crown Must tumble down. And in the dust...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade Following the chemical analysis of these Mesoamerican plants, their use or abuse became popular among...
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Mizo Chiefs and the Chiefdom

Suhas Chatterjee - 1995 - 201 páginas
...near Demagiri Lakher chiefs in their traditional dress (1925) 1 THE STATUS AND ECONOMY OF THE CHIEFS The glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. —James Shirty The Mizos lived underthe gerontocracy where chiefs had a pre-eminent position. The...
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Mizo Chiefs and the Chiefdom

Suhas Chatterjee - 1995 - 201 páginas
...near Demagiri Lakher chiefs in their traditional dress (1925) 1 THE STATUS AND ECONOMY OF THE CHIEFS The glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. — James Shirty The Mizos lived underthe gerontocracy where chiefs had a preeminent position . The...
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Citizenship Today: The Contemporary Relevance of T.H. Marshall

Martin Bulmer, Anthony M. Rees - 1996 - 306 páginas
...the cottages of the poor and the castles of kings." And James Shirley (1596-1666) reminds us that: Death lays his icy hand on kings Sceptre and crown...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. (Shirley 1646) This attitude is integral to Christian social teaching that dominated the evaluation...
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The Social Science Encyclopedia

Fellow of the British Academy Adam Kuper, Adam Kuper, Jessica Kuper - 1996 - 923 páginas
...cottages of the poor and the castles of kings.' And James Shirley (1596-1666) reminds us that Deadi lays his icy hand on kings Sceptre and crown Must...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. This attitude is integral to Christian social teaching, which dominated the evaluation of equality...
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Poetic Designs: An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

Stephen Adams - 1997 - 252 páginas
...rippling effects. The jingle of the iambic dimeter couplet in this context yields unmistakable irony: There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Lines longer than the norm, like the alexandrine in the following example, generate a sense of stretch...
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Finding a Voice: Personal Response to A Level English

Mike Royston - 1998 - 223 páginas
...Rainbow' or by using a method which, as a class, you agree is the most helpful to you. Death the Leveller The glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not...Death lays his icy hand on kings; Sceptre and Crown 5 Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men...
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