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" I meet with the grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see the tomb of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow: when I see kings lying by those who deposed them,... "
The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray: The lectures on the English ... - Page 226
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1910
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Instructive Rambles: In London, and the Adjacent Villages. Designed to Amuse ...

Elizabeth Helme - Adventure and adventurers - 1800 - 314 pages
...the parents themselves, * and consider, the vanity of grieving for * those we must quickly follow — when I * see Kings lying by those who deposed ' them — when I consider rival wits placed ' side •* side by side, or the holy men, that di• vided the world with their contests and • disputes...
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The Spectator: In Eight Volumes. : Vol. I[-VIII].

English literature - 1803 - 420 pages
...of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow; when I see kings lying by those who deposed them,...little competitions, factions and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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Select British Classics, Volume 11

English literature - 1803 - 434 pages
...of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow; when I see kings lying by those who deposed them,...little competitions, factions and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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The letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to several of his friends ..., Volume 3

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1804 - 450 pages
...the parents, themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving " for those whom we must quickly follow ; when I see kings "lying by those who deposed them;...world with their contests and disputes, I reflect with sor' row and astonishment on the little competitions, factions, ' and debates of mankind. When I read...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1805 - 378 pages
...of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow. When I see kings lying by those who deposed them ;...little competitions, factions, and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1805 - 376 pages
...of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow. When I see kings lying by those who deposed them;...little competitions, factions, and debates of mankind. When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Baltic Sea - 1805 - 320 pages
...country, and live in the page of history. . ;.. : The beautiful ideas of Addison came into my mind—" When " I see kings lying by those who deposed them...sorrow and " astonishment on the little competitions and debates of mankind. " When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died " yesterday,...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Baltic Sea - 1805 - 314 pages
...country, and live in the page of history. The beautiful ideas of Addison came into my mind — " When w I see kings lying by those who deposed them ; when...sorrow and " astonishment on the little competitions and debates of mankind. u When I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died " yesterday,...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Baltic Sea - 1805 - 526 pages
...their country, and live in the page of history. The beautiful ideas of Addison came into my mind — " When I see kings lying by those who deposed them ;...divided the world with their contests and disputes, I re" fleet with sorrow and astonishment on the little competi" tions and debates of mankind ; when I...
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Maxims, observations & reflections on morality and religion; selected from ...

T Nixon - 1806 - 176 pages
...the parents themselves, I consider the ranity of grieving for those whom we must quick. Jy follow ; when I see kings lying by those who deposed them;...little competitions, factions and debates of mankind; when I read the several dates of the tombs, of some that died as yes. terday, and some of six hundred...
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