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" The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame than shedding seas of gore. "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 191
1823
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...enhance. To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. IV. And why? because it brings self-approbation; , Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Comprising the Suppressed Poems, Volumes 12-13

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1826
...might enhance To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advai The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. DON JL'AN. VI. Thfl night was dark, and the thick mist allow 'd Nought to be seen save the artillery's...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon NoŽl Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...enhance, To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seaa of gore. And why? because it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare,...
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Don Juan: In Sixteen Cantos

George Gordon NoŽl Byron - 1832 - 444 pages
...waste so mnch gold for a little dross, As hath been done , mere conqnest to advance. The drying np a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. And why? — becanse it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shonts, bridges, arches,...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...enhance, , To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more • Of honest fame than shedding seas of gore. TT. And why? because it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts, bridges,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - Poets, English - 1833
...enhance, To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. IV. And why? — because it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts,...
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Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 16

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1833
...enhance, To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. IV. And why? — because it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts,...
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The works of lord Byron: with his letters and journals, and his ..., Volume 16

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1835
...enhance, To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. IV. And why?—because it brings self-approbation; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts,...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 16

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...enhance, To waste so much gold for a little dross, As hath been done, mere conquest to advance. The drying up a single tear has more Of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore. IV. And why? — because it brings self-approbation ; Whereas the other, after all its glare, Shouts,...
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Punch, Volumes 114-115

Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman - Caricatures and cartoons - 1898
...destroying the fruits of their labour, regarding it as part of their glory. But in the midst of 'THE DRYING UP A SINGLE TEAR HAS MORE OF HONEST FAME THAN SHEDDING SEAS OF GORE." ! , .* A captain of dragoons was ordered out with his troop to forage for provvisions. They reached...
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