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" AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war... "
From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789-1868 - Page 180
by Kemp Plummer Battle - 1907
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Campbell; or, The Scottish probationer, a novel [by A. Balfour].

Alexander Balfour, Campbell (fict. name.) - 1819
...now escaped, and imagined myself an eaglet, capable of soaring to the sun ; but, " Ah ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep, where Fame's proud temple shines afar ?" Day after day rolled on, and I did nothing ; every succeeding hourdiminishingmy hopes, and sowing...
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Weaver's Magazine and Literary Companion, Volume 2

1819
...this letter," says she, " I cannot look but with a tear of sorrow and reverence.," Ahi who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep, where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah! who can tell how many a soul sublime, Hath felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with...
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Whitehead, 1785, to Anstey, 1805

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...which his life terminated in 1803. THE MINSTREL ; OR, THE PROGRESS OF GENIUS. BOOK I. AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with...
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The Speeches of Charles Phillip: Esquire, Delivered at the Bar and on ...

Charles Phillips - 1820 - 284 pages
...of his young ambition, might have sought t* crush him in its envenomed foldings. " Ah ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ? Ah! who can tell how many a soul sublime Hath felt the intiuence of malignant star, And waged with...
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The spirit of the doctor; comprising poems, selected from the MS. of J ...

James Watson - 1820
...of the noblest efforts, are suffered to languish, in obscurity and want. " All ! who can tell, bow hard it is to climb The steep, where Fame's proud Temple shines, afar? Ah ! who can tell, how many a soul sublime, Hath felt the influence of malignant sla.r, And wag'd...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 10

John Aikin - 1821 - 807 pages
...be found to hold true, only when the poetry is faulty in other respects. BOOK I. AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with...
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The Wreath: A Collection of Poems from Celebrated English Authors

1821 - 259 pages
...man, who livest here by toil." THE MINSTREL ; OR, THE PROGRESS OF GENIUS. BOOK I. An ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ! Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Hath felt the influence of malignant star, And wag'd with...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 88

1821
...the same familiar truth which the poet more naturally bewails with tender sympathy: Ah ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shir.es afar ! But one finds a similar difficulty in extricating himself from the crowd with which...
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The speeches of Charles Phillips, esq., delivered at the bar, and on various ...

Charles Phillips - 1822 - 304 pages
...cradle of his young ambition, might have sought to crush him in its envenomed foldings. 1 "wts> can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar? Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Hath felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822
...omnia Mn-:. , Quarnm sacra fero, ingenti perculsus amore, Accipiant. Vino. BOOK I. t. AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar; Ah! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune...
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