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" Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own : He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived today. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possessed, in spite of fate, are mine. Not Heaven itself... "
The Odes of Horace: In Four Books Translated Into English Lyric Verse - Page 378
by Horace - 1858 - 475 pages
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...from their old foundations torn ; And woods, made thin with winds, their scatter^ honours mourn. Hippy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call to-day...secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I Ьате hv'd to-day. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, Tie joys I have possese'd, in spite of fate,...
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Life in the Ranks

William Taylor - Great Britain - 1847 - 325 pages
...is Dryden I think who says, and says wisely, " Happy the man and happy he alone; •He who can catl to-day his own ; He who secure within can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived to-day." The voyage to India crowding as it often does, into a brief space of time, incidents enough to fill...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...their old foundations torn ; And woods, made thin with winds, their scatterM honours mourn. Ha, »ppy nd whcm all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cu-f o : day! He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have liv'd to-day. Be fair or...
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A Wreath Around the Cross; Or, Scripture Truths Illustrated

Andrew Morton Brown - Christian life - 1849
...time — now is the day of salvation." To-day, " if you will hear his voice, harden not your hearts." Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call...say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived to-day But suppose the reader to hare looked to the Cross, and to have found peace. Still we must not forget,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...from their old foundations torn ; And woods, made thin with winds, their scatter'«! honours mourn. beheld Of Paradise, so late their happy seat, Wav'd...gate With dreadful faces throng'd and fiery arms : liv'd to-day. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine. The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fate, are mine....
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1896
...¿XA' i"/ «us â)(<a. Sophocles, ' Electre,' 450. Erubuit; sril va tst res. Terence, 'Adelphoe,' 643. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call to-day hi« own. Dryden, ' Paraphrase of Horace,' Odes, Hi. 29. JS (8* S. ix. 268.) Buy the merry madness,...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 75

Questions and answers - 1887
...(7"1 S. iii. 10).The following lines seem to be those which ТОННА VESA ¡в in search of : — Be fair, or foul, or rain, or shine, The joys I have possessed, in spite of fate are mine, Not Heaven itself upon the past has power: But what has been, has been, and I have had my hour. Dryden's...
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Friends in Council: A Series of Readings and Discourse Theoreon ..., Volume 2

Sir Arthur Helps - Conduct of life - 1853
...Quod fugiens semel hora vexit." Or, as Dryden says, excelling the original, I think, in expression, " Be fair, or foul, or rain, or shine, The joys I have possessed, in spite of fate are mine, Not Heaven itself upon the past has power ; But what has been, has been, and I have had my hour." ELLESMERE....
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...woods, made thin with winds, their scatter'd honours mourn. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He'who can call to-day his own : He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have liv'd to-day. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fate, are mine....
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Friends in Council: A Series of Readings and Discourse Thereon

Sir Arthur Helps - Conduct of life - 1854
...Quod fugiena semel hora vexit.' Or, as Dryden says, excelling the original, I think, in expression, ' Be fair, or foul, or rain, or shine, The joys I have possessed, in spite of fate are mine, Not Heaven itself upon the past has power ; But what has been, has been, and I have had my hour.' ELLESMERE....
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