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" Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which, like the toad.' ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head ; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in, stones, and good in every... "
Much ado about nothing. The merchant of Venice. Love's labour's lost. As you ... - Page 283
by William Shakespeare - 1762
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Works, Containing His Plays and Poems: To which is Added a Glossary, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1797
...and fay, — This is no flattery: thefe are counfellors That feelingly perfuade me what I am. Sweet are the ufes of adverfity ; Which, like the toad,...jewel in his head : And this our life, exempt from publick haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in Hones, and good in every...
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The Dramatic Writings of Will. Shakespeare: With Introductory ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1798
...and fay,— This is no flattery : thefe are counfellors That feelingly perfuade me what I am. Sweet are the ufes of adverfity ; Which, like the toad,...jewel in his head : And this our life, exempt from publick haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in ftones, and good in...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare. ....

William Shakespeare - 1800
...fay, — \ This is no flattery : thefe are counfellors That feelingly perfuade me what I am. Sweet are the ufes of adverfity ; Which, like the toad,...jewel in his head : And this our life, exempt from publick haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in (tones, and good in...
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The Speaker, Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - 1805 - 394 pages
...This is no flattery ; thefe are counfellors, That feelingly perfuade me what I am. Sweet are the ufea of adverfity, Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous,...brooks, Sermons in ftones, and goo"d in every thing, -—Come, (hall we go, and kill us venifon ? And yet it irks me, the poor dappled fools, Being native...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1805
...instead of not: " Cor. Ay, but mine own desire. " 1 (St. How ! not your own desire." Malone. D a Wears yet a precious jewel in his head;* And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks,* Sermons in stones, and good in every thing....
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

1806 - 380 pages
...persuade me what I am. Sweet are the uses of Adversity, Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head : And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in every thing....
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1806
...Here feel we but the penalty of Adam,] The old copy reads— " not the penalty—." Steevens. Wears yet a precious jewel in his head;* And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, 3 Sermons in stones, and good in every...
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1807
...persuade me what I am. Sweet are the uses of adversity ; Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head ; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in every thing....
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - 1808
...persuade me what I am. Sweet are the uses of adversity ; Which, like the toad, ugly, and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head : And this our life, exempt from public haunt, I'i'iids tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in every...
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Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1872 - 196 pages
...Like It, ii. 1 : " Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head ; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in every thing."...
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