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" It blesseth him that gives and him that takes. Tis mightiest in the mightiest; it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown; His sceptre shows the force of temporal power, The attribute to awe and majesty, Wherein doth sit the dread and fear of... "
The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations - Page 51
by George Croly - 1849 - 395 pages
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The Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 7

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - American periodicals - 1845 - 550 pages
...: It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes : 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest : it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown. His sceptre...this sceptred sway ; ' It is enthroned in the hearts of kings, It is an attribute of God himself; And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When mercy...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 464 pages
...that takes : 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest ; it becomes The throned monarch better than his ermun ! His sceptre shows the force of temporal power, The...this sceptred sway, It is enthroned in the hearts of kings, It is an attribute of God himself ; And earthly power doth then show likest God's When mercy...
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 398 pages
...silent hour of inward thought, Can still suspect, and still revere, himself, In lowliness of heart. MERCY. THE quality of mercy is not strained ; It droppeth...this sceptred sway, — It is enthroned in the hearts of kings, It is an attribute to God himself; And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When mercy...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1846 - 934 pages
...loves his brother man, life can never be without hope. -. SELECTIONS FROM SHAKSPEARE. •' THE quality of mercy is not strained ; It droppeth as the gentle...this sceptred sway : It is enthroned in the hearts of kings ; It is an attribute to God himself; And earthly power doth then show likest God's When mercy...
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Shakespeare's Plays: With His Life, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1847 - 726 pages
...; It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes : 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest ; it becomes The so of kings, It is an attribute to God himself, A nd earthly power doth then show likest God's, When mercy...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1847 - 578 pages
...; It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes : 'Tie mightiest in the mightiest; it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown : His sceptre...this sceptred sway, It is enthroned in the hearts of kings, It is an attribute to God himself: And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When mercy...
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Exercises in English parsing

John Hunter (of Uxbridge.) - English language - 1848 - 56 pages
...those flames No light, but rather darkness visible, Served only to discover sights of woe. Milton. XIV. MERCY. The quality of mercy is not strained ; It droppeth...this sceptred sway : It is enthroned in the hearts of kings : It is an attribute to God himself ; And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 444 pages
...Por. Then must the Jew be merciful. Shy. On what compulsion must I ? Tell me that. Por. The quality of mercy is not strained; It droppeth, as the gentle...above this sceptred sway ; It is enthroned in the heart of kings, It is an attribute to God himself; And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When...
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Littell's Living Age, Volume 21

American periodicals - 1849 - 742 pages
...; It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes ; 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest: it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown : His sceptre...; But mercy is above this sceptred sway — It is an attribute to God himself; And earthly power doth then show likest God's, When mercy seasons justice....
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 442 pages
...SHAKESPE1RE. MERCV. The quality of mercy is not strained ; It droppeth as the gentle ruin from heaven Upon the place beneath : it is twice blessed ; It...moonlight sleeps upon this bank ! Here will we sit, aid let the sounds of music Creep in our ears ; soft stillness and the night, Become the touches of...
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