Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 71 - 80 of 185 on AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines....
" 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
Full view - About this book

Fraser's Magazine, Volume 13

1836
...an elevation beyond this — of which Beattie's exclamation is indeed too true : " O ! wbo can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar?* I mean a station where the intellectual ™ay predominate over the moral — where the rational shall...
Full view - About this book

Verba consilii; or, Hints to parents who intend to bring up their sons to ...

William Hempson Denham - 1837 - 101 pages
...to warn him against expecting that his bed of roses will be unmixed with thorns. " 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...
Full view - About this book

An Account of the Religious and Literary Life of Adam Clarke ...: Written by ...

Adam Clarke - 1837
...services were but short: he sadly realized the truth of those pathetic lines:— "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 influence of malignant star. And waged with...
Full view - About this book

The Philosophy of Language: Containing Practical Rules for Acquiring a ...

William Cramp - 1838 - 241 pages
...sensations in the person to whom they are addressed. ILLUSTRATION OF INTERJECTIONS. Ah I 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...
Full view - About this book

Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the Fourth: Comprising the Secret ...

Lady Charlotte Campbell Bury - 1839
...that if a man can stoop to throw off all honourable feelings, he may soon acquire notoriety, but " How hard it is to climb The steep where fame's proud temple shines afar." Any man may be rich who can be brave enough to be dishonest with discretion ;—as any reptile who...
Full view - About this book

Continuation of the Diary Illustrative of the Times of George IV ..., Volume 2

Lady Charlotte Campbell Bury - 1839
...aware that if a man can stoop to throw off all honorable feelings, he may soon acquire notoriety; but " How hard it is to climb 't'he steep where fame's proud temple shines afar." Any man may he rich who can be brave enough to be dishonest with discretion; — as a reptile that...
Full view - About this book

Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the Fourth: Interspersed ..., Volume 4

Lady Charlotte Campbell Bury - 1839
...that if a man can stoop to throw off all honourable feelings, he may soon acquire notoriety, but " How hard it is to climb The steep where fame's proud temple shines afar." Any man may be rich who can be brave enough to be dishonest with discretion ; — as any reptile who...
Full view - About this book

The buds of hope, a collection of miscellaneons poems

Margaret Richardson - 1839
...Victoria 206 Dreams 208 The Locks of Hair 211 Praise 214 To the Reader 218 POEMS. "Ah ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple stands afar; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And...
Full view - About this book

Irish Eloquence: The Speeches of the Celebrated Irish Orators, Philips ...

A member of the bar - 1840 - 548 pages
...of his young ambition, might have sought to 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 influence of malignant star. And waged with...
Full view - About this book

Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

1840
...ENGLISH POETRY. JAMBS BEATTIE. 1735-1803. THE MINSTREL ; OB, THE PROGRESS OF GENIUS. 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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF