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" And, when I am forgotten, as I shall be, And sleep in dull, cold marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of, say, I taught thee; Say, Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and shoals of honor... "
The first (-sixth) 'Standard' reader - Page 269
by James Stuart Laurie - 1863
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Shakespeare's Historical Plays, Poems & Sonnets

William Shakespeare - 1924 - 887 pages
...marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of, say, I taught thee ; Say, Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour, Found thee a way, out of his wreck, to rise in ; A sure and safe one, though thy master miss'd...
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A Short History of Hampton Court in Tudor and Stuart Times: To the Death of ...

Ernest Law - Palaces - 1924 - 288 pages
...attend the further sittings of the legatine court ; and in a few weeks more— " Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour " — was flung from his high estate, banished the King's presence, stripped of his dignities,...
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The Romance of the American Theatre

Mary Caroline Crawford - Theater - 1925 - 508 pages
...marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of, say I taught thee, Say Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and...A sure and safe one, though thy master miss'd it," — He adds that as Cooper pronounced these words he was overcome with tears, weeping so copiously...
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The Yale Shakespeare: The life of King Henry the eighth, ed. by J.M. Berdan ...

William Shakespeare - 1925
...of glory, 436 And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour, Found thee a way, out of his wrack, to rise in; A sure and safe one, though thy master...miss'd it. Mark but my fall, and that that ruin'd me. 440 Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition. By that sin fell the angels: how can man then, The...
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The Life of King Henry the Eighth, Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1925 - 166 pages
...of glory, 436 And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour, Found thee a way, out of his wrack, to rise in; A sure and safe one, though thy master...miss'd it. Mark but my fall, and that that ruin'd me. 440 Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition. By that sin fell the angels : how can man then, The...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 98

American essays - 1906 - 894 pages
...at the gate, it was because conscience doth make cowards of us all ; if Wolsey, that had " once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and shoals of honor," fell from his high estate, it was because he had forgotten to be just, and fear not. The ghosts that...
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Shakspere Weighed in an Even Balance

Alfred Pownall - Bible - 1864 - 86 pages
...marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of,—say, I taught thee, Say, Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour, Found thee a way, out of his wrack, to rise in; A sure and safe one, though thy master miss'd...
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An Introductory Treatise on Elocution: With Principles and Illustration ...

Mark Bailey - Elocution - 1880 - 60 pages
...marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of, — say I taught thee ; Say, Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and...to rise in, A sure and safe one, though thy master missed it. Mark but my fall, and that that ruined me. Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition...
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Beyond Tragedy: Structure & Experience in Shakespeare's Romances, Volume 10

Robert W. Uphaus - Literary Criticism - 1981 - 150 pages
...his Grace" (380-81), Wolsey addresses an important speech to Cromwell: Say, Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, And sounded all the depths and shoals of honor, Found thee a way, out of his wrack, to rise in; A sure and safe one, though thy master miss'd it. Mark but my fall, and that that...
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Pericles; Cymbeline; The Two Noble Kinsman

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1988 - 724 pages
...marble, where no mention Of me more must be heard of, say I taught thee— Say Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory And sounded all the depths and shoals of honor, Found thee a way (out of his wrack) to rise : There are a thousand examples of this kind of writing in Fletcher's plays; this emotional...
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