tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did... Mrs. Jordan - 71 psl.autoriai: James Boadan - 1800Visos knygos peržiūra - Apie šią knygą
| Thomas Curtis - 1829 - 828 psl.
...scaling the youngest to plucke off his becke. Beware how ye climber for breaking your neck. Tuurr. **Lowliness is young Ambition's ladder. Whereto the climber upward turns his face.** Shahtpeare. When shall I come to the top of that same hill ? You do climb up il now. Look,... | |
| 1831 - 542 psl.
...his eyes upon Kemble, and pronounced aloud the following lines from the great painter of men ; " ' **O. 'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young Ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns** \i\sface ; But when he once attains the topmost round. He tnen unto the ladder tarns his back, Looks... | |
| John Genest - 1832 - 624 psl.
...that when a performer rises in a theatre he is apt to think himself of too much importance " For **'tis a common proof " That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, " Whereto the** climber-upward turns his face, " But when he once attains the utmost round, " He then unto the ladder... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1836 - 624 psl.
...And, to speak truth of Caesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But **'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the** climber-upward turns his face : But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder... | |
| David Paul Brown - 1838 - 86 psl.
...Brutus thus expresses his fears that Imperial Power may change the conduct and character of Caesar : " **Tis a common proof, that lowliness is young ambition's...upward turns his face, But when he once attains the** utmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1838 - 484 psl.
...be perk'd up in a glistering grief, And wear a golden sorrow. . 25 ii. 3. 192 Humility, feigned. **'Tis a common proof, That lowliness is young Ambition's...upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees"... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1839 - 714 psl.
...And, to speak truth of Cesar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But **'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's...upward turns his face: But when he once attains the** upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare, Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1839 - 490 psl.
...speak truth of Caesar, I have not known the time his passions sway'd More than his reason. But 'tis **common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder,...upward turns his face; But when he once attains the** upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees... | |
| William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 480 psl.
...glistering grief, And wear a golden sorrow. 25 ii. 3. 193 Hiunilify, feigned. 'Tis a common proof f **That lowliness is young Ambition's ladder, Whereto...upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the** upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees^... | |
| William Shakespeare - 1839 - 534 psl.
...And, to speak truth of Cassar, I have not known when his affections sway'd More than his reason. But **'tis a common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the** climber-upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder... | |
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