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" My liege, and madam, to expostulate What majesty should be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to waste night, day and time. Therefore, since brevity is the soul of wit And tediousness the limbs and outward flourishes,... "
細說莎士比亞論文集: a collection of essays - Page 255
by 彭鏡禧 - 2004 - 470 pages
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The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1709
...\_ExitAmfaf. Pol. This Bufinefs is very well ended. My Liege and Madam, to expoftulate What Majefty fhould be, what Duty is, Why Day is Day, Night, Night, and Time is Time, Were nothing but to wafte Night, Day, and Time. Therefore, fince Brevity is the Soul of Wit, And Tedioufnefs the Limbs...
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The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1709
...Time. Therefore, fince Brevity is the Soul of Wit, And Tedioufnefs the Limbs and outward Flouriilies, J will be brief; your noble Son is Mad. Mad call I it ; for to define true Madnefs, What is't, but to be nothing elfe but mad. But let that go. Queen. More Matter, with lefs...
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The Works of Shakespeare in Seven Volumes, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1733
...Ambaf, Pol. This bufinefs is well ended. My Liege, and Madam, to expoftulate (28) What Majefty mould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to wafte night, day, and time. Therefore, fince brevity's the foul of wir, And tedioufnefs the limbs and...
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The Works of Shakespear: In Six Volumes, Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1745
...[Exeunt Ambafi Pol. This bufinefs is well ended. My Liege, and Madam, to expoftulate What Majefty fhould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to wafte night, day, and time. Therefore, fince brevity's the foul of wit, And tedioufnefs the limbs and...
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The plays of william shakespeare.

William Shakespeare - 1765
...And pity 'tis, 'tis true; A jnirable. /Vaź/a.Ts djarader is But farewel it ╗ What Majefty ihould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time And how exquifitely does the poet ridicule the reafoning in faJhion, where he makes Pclinius remark...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare in Eight Volumes: With the ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1765
...ad. foolifh figure ; anirable. Ptioaim'i charafler is But farewel it • N 3 AnA What Majefty fhould be, what duty is, ;Why day is day, night night, and time is time, And how exquifitely does the poet ridicule the reaftning in faJbion, where he makes Poltmius remark...
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Twenty of the Plays of Shakespeare: The most excellent tragedie of Romeo and ...

William Shakespeare - 1766
...bufines is well ended, My liege and maddam, to expoftulate What What maiefty fhould be, what duety is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, ' Were nothing but to waft night, day, and time, Therefore breuity is the foule of wit, And tedioufnes the limmes and outward...
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The Works of Shakespeare: in Eight Volumes, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1767
...together. Po'. This bufmefs is well ended. My Liege, and Madam, to expoftulate (28) V hz.t N'Jajefty mould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to wafte night, day, and time. Therefore, fince brevity's the foul of wit, And tedioufnefs the limbs and...
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Othello, the Moor of Venice: A Tragedy

William Shakespeare - 1770 - 133 pages
...and Cor, Pol. This bufinefs is ' well ended. My liege and madam, to expoflulate What majefty fhould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to wafte night, day, and time. Therefore, * iince brevity is the foul of wit, And tedioufnefs the * limbs...
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The works of Shakespear [ed. by H. Blair], in which the beauties observed by ...

William Shakespeare - 1771
...Ambaf, Pol. This bufinefs is well ended. Niy Liege, and Madam, to expoftulate * What majefty fhould be, what duty is, Why day is day, night night, and time is time, Were nothing but to wafte night, day, and time. Therefore, fmce brevity's the foul of wit, And tedioufnefs the limbs and...
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