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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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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 3

John Dryden - English poetry - 1854 - 324 pages
...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. > 70 Not heaven itself upon the past has power ; But what has...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - 1856 - 3 pages
...are from their old foundations torn, And woods, made thin with winds, their scatter'd honours mourn. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call...Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fate, are Not Heaven itself upon the past has power, But what lias been, has...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...scatter'd honors i Happy the man, and hnppy he alone, Both bouse and homestead infc seas^are borne j. He who can call to-day his own: He who, secure within,...Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fale, are mine. Fortune, that with malicious joy • Docs man, her slave, oppress,...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...our art, At country wakes sung ballads from a cart. Imitation of the 2Qth of Horace. Book i. Line 65. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call...say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived to-day. Mac Flecknoe. Line 20. But Shadwell never deviates into sense. The Cock and Fox. Line 452. For Art...
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Recollections of the Table-talk of Samuel Rogers: To which is ..., Volume 1

Samuel Rogers - 1856 - 345 pages
...Dryden's imitations of Horace," he would say, " are better than the originals : how fine this is ! — Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call...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, hi spite of Fate, are...
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Recollections of the Table-talk of Samuel Rogers: To which is Added Porsoniana

Samuel Rogers - 1856 - 346 pages
...Dryden's imitations of Horace," he would say, " are better than the originals : how fine this is ! — Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call...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, hi spite of Fate, are...
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Recollections of the Table-talk of Samuel Rogers: To which is Added Porsoniana

Samuel Rogers, William Maltby - Classicists - 1856 - 355 pages
...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; . Not Heaven itself upon the past has power, But what has been,...
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The Intermediate Standard Speaker: Containing Pieces for Declamation in ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1857 - 432 pages
...foundations torn ; And woods, made thin with winds, their scattered honors mourn. Happy the man, and happy ho alone, He who can call to-day his own : He who, secure within, can say, * Pronounced jirit'ty. — See Sargent's Standard Speller, p. 41FLOEA MACIVOR'S SUMMONS. 319 TO-MOKROW,...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1858 - 762 pages
...are from their old foundations torn ; And woods, made thin with winds, their scatter'd honors mourn. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call...Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fate, are mine. Not Heaven itself upon the past has power ; Bui wlut has been,...
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The Intermediate Standard Speaker: Containing Pieces for Declamation in ...

Epes Sargent - Recitations - 1858 - 432 pages
...And woods, made thin with winds, their scattered honors mourn. Happy the man, and happy he alone, Ho who can call to-day his own : He who, secure within,...I have possessed, in spite of fate, are mine. Not heaven itself upon the past has power ; Bat what has been, has been, and I have had my hour. Fortune,...
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