| William Shakespeare - 1709
...More than his Reafon; But 'tis a- common Proof, That Lowlinefs is young Ambition's Ladder, Whereto **the Climber upward turns his Face; But when he once attains the** upmoft Round, But for the general. He would be crown'd—- • m He then unto the Ladder turns his... | |
| Charles Gildon - 1718
...OfLowlinefs, or Humility. But 'tis a common Proof, That Lowlinefs is young Ambition's Ladder, Whereto **the Climber upward turns his Face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft Round, He then unto the Ladder turns hi; Back, Looks in the Clouds, fcorniug the bafe Degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1733
...fway'd More than his reafon. But 'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the lad*der turns his back, Looks in the clouds, fcorning the bafe degrees... | |
| Thomas Hayward, William Oldys - 1740
...the heav'ns. Lillfs Midas. 'Tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, fcorning the bafe degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare, Sir Thomas Hanmer, Alexander Pope, Nicholas Rowe - 1745
...fway'd More than his reafon. But 'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, fcorning the bale degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1752
...with fpecious Humility, But 'tis a common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the. climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the cloud., fcorning the bafe degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1762
...ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward tarns his face ; But when he once attains the utmoft **round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the bafe degrees By which he did afcend : fo Cesfar may : Then, left he may, prevenr. And... | |
| William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson - 1765
...ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face j But when he once attains the upmoft **round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds,** fcorning the * bafe degrees By which he did afcend. So C<efar may : Then, left he may, prevent. And... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1765
...More than his reafon. But 'tis a ' common proof, That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, fcorning the * bafe degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1767
...fway'd More than his reafon. But 'tis a common proof. That lowlinefs is young ambition's ladder, Whereto **the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmoft round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, fcorning the bafe degrees... | |
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