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" When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion of envy dies in me ; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion; when I see... "
Selections from the Spectator - Pagina 21
door Joseph Addison - 1892 - 220 pagina’s
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A Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions, Historical ..., Volume 1

1806 - 284 pagina’s
...real value, since Epictetus, the beggar, the cripple, and the slave, was the favourite of heaven. " WHEN I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out j when I meet with the grief of parents, upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I...
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The ambulator; or, The stranger's companion in a tour round London ...

John Bew - 1807 - 406 pagina’s
...dead; nor can any thing be more just and beautiful than Mr. Addison's reflections on this subject: "When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out ; when I meet will) the grief of parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I consider the...
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Essays and Thoughts on Various Subjects, and from Various Authors, &c ...

George Horne - 1808 - 295 pagina’s
...to me for bringing them again into his remembrance, by closing this paper with a citation of them: " When I look upon the tombs" of the great, " every...inordinate " desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of " parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with " compassion; when I see the tomb of the parents "...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 5

David Phineas Adams, William Emerson, Samuel Cooper Thacher - 1808
...which we find in the popular authors of more modern times : •' When I look," says he, "upon the tomba of the great, every emotion of envy dies in me ; when...inordinate desire goes out } when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb stone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see the tomb of the parents themselves,...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 5

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1808 - 702 pagina’s
...gorgeous language which we find in the popular authors of more modern times : " When I look," says he, "upon the tombs of the great, every emotion of envy...of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out ; whet: I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb stone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I...
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The Letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero to Several of His Friends, Volume 4

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1808 - 306 pagina’s
...look upon the tombs of the great, (says the incomparable Addison,) every emotion of envy dies within me ; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every...inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents, upon a tombReasonable, however, as these reflections are, I would call you from them awhile,...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index

Spectator The - 1811 - 800 pagina’s
...same pleasure as in her most gay and delightful oneĢ. By this means I can improve myself with those objects, which others consider with terror. When I...inordinate desire goes out ; when I meet with the' grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion; when I see the tomb of the parents themselves,...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - 1811 - 424 pagina’s
...obligation to me for bringing them again into his remembrance, by closing this paper with a citation. " When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion...inordinate desire goes out ; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tombstone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see the tombs of the parents, I consider...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811 - 510 pagina’s
...same pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects, which others consider with terror. When I...; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every * If he had said, " To pass a judgment on," the double genitive caie had been avoided. KSS, I ^ inordidate...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 1

Nathan Drake - 1811 - 468 pagina’s
...can be too often reprinted : " When I look upon the tombs of the great (says this exquisite writer), every emotion of envy dies in me ; when I read the...inordinate desire goes out ; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see the tomb of the parents themselves,...
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