Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did... "
Remarks, Critical, Conjectural, and Explanatory, Upon the Plays of ... - Page 357
by E. H. Seymour - 1805
Full view - About this book

The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with ..., Volume 5

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...
Full view - About this book

The Complete Art of Poetry ...

Charles Gildon - Criticism - 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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Shakespeare in Seven Volumes, Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Shakespear: In Six Volumes, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 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...
Full view - About this book

The beauties of Shakespear: regularly selected from each play ..., Volume 2

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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Shakespeare: In Eight Volumes : Collated with the ..., Volume 7

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...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare in Eight Volumes: With the ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 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...
Full view - About this book

The Plays of William Shakespeare in Eight Volumes: With the ..., Volume 7

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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Shakespeare: in Eight Volumes, Volume 7

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...
Full view - About this book

An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespear Compared with the Greek ...

Mrs. Montagu (Elizabeth), Elizabeth Robinson Montagu - 1769 - 288 pages
...condtiel: df the man. BRUTUS. '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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF