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" And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is a lordling's pomp? a cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd! "
The Works of Robert Burns: With His Life - Page 258
by Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham - 1834
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The Odd Volume

M. Corbett - 1827 - 381 pages
...OF DOUNE. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her loved at home revered abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of God." BURRS. IN the reign of James the Fifth, the mill on the Teath, near Doune, was possessed, as...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 16, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...lord. Jaham. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs That makes her loved at home, revered abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...noblest work of God :' And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind. Burnt. In such a palace Aristeus found Cyrene...
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The Works of Robert Burns; with an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1831 - 438 pages
...; But chiefly, in their hearts with %race divine preside. XIX. From scenes like these old Scotia1! grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd...noblest work of God :" And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The collage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's pomp ! a cumbrous load,...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...like these old ScotÓa'e grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad ! PrinceĽ and lords are but the breath of kings, " An honest...noblest work of God ^ And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's jromp ! a cumbrous load....
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings;...noblest work of God ;" And, certes,* in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind. What is a lordling's pomp ? A cumbrous load,...
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The American Manual, Or, New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Readers - 1832 - 295 pages
...pleased, the language of the soul; And in his book of life the inmates poor enroll. 7. From scene's like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her...abroad ; Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; "What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Disguising...
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Three Years in North America, Volume 2

James Stuart - United States - 1833
...When men display to congregations wide, Devotion's ev'ry grace, except the heart. " From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her...of kings, — ' An honest man's the noblest work of God.' " In the morning I found Duncan waiting for me, that he might get as much more information as...
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Three Years in North America, Volume 2

James Stuart - United States - 1833
...When men display to congregations wide, Devotion's ev'ry grace, except the heart. " From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her...but the breath of kings, — 'An honest man's the noble work of God.' " In the morning I found Duncan waiting for me, that he might get as much more...
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The American Manual: Or New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Printing - 1833 - 295 pages
...the language of the soul; ; : And in his book of life the inmates poor enroll. 7. From scene's like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her...abroad ; Princes and lords are but the breath of kings. ' • ' The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Disguising...
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The American Manual, Or, New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - American literature - 1835 - 300 pages
...scene's like these old Scotia's grandeur spring*, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad ; 'inces and lords are but the breath of kings, 'An honest man's the noblest work of Godj" I certain, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is...
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