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" 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... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ... - Page 22
by William Shakespeare - 1811
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Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline. Titus Andronicus. Pericles

William Shakespeare - 1836
...Caesar, I have not known when his affections swayed More than his reason. But 'tis a common proof,9 That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may ; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear no color for the thing he...
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Select plays from Shakspeare; adapted for the use of schools and young ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...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...back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees 1 remorse, for mercy. [J. OES. 18] By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then, lest he may, prevent....
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1836
...ambition' ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns hie face : SN when he once attains the utmost 4 ΁ O 䁀 ... h ڶ ascend:4 So Сэтлаг may ; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, "since the quarrel Will bear nu colour...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...feigned. '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...scorning the base degrees" By which he did ascend. 29 — U. 1. • 193 Parental discipline neglected. Had doting Priam check' d his son's desire, Troy...
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Sketches of the Life and Genius of Shakspeare ...

David Paul Brown - 1838 - 62 pages
...young ambition's ladder Whereto the climber upward turns his face, But when he once attains the utmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may. The translation is not only not true, but directly opposed to the original : And thus it...
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Irish Tranquility Under Mr. O'Connell: My Lord Mulgrave, and the Roman ...

Anthony Meyler - Ireland - 1838 - 126 pages
...ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upwards turns his looks, But when he once attains the topmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may." I have now done with Mr. O'Connell, nothing but an anxious desire to unmask the motives,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1839
...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...scorning the base degrees' By which he did ascend : So Caesar may ; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, since the quarrel [51 Rtmoru for mercy. WARBURTON. [6]...
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Chefs-d'œuvre de Shakespeare ..: Richard III, Romo et Juliette et Le ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend : So Cesar may; Then, lest he may, prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear no colour for the thing he...
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Shakspearian Readings: Selected and Adapted for Young Persons and Others

William Shakespeare, Benjamin Humphrey Smart - English drama - 1839 - 453 pages
...reason. But 'tis common proof, That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend : so Caesar may; Then lest it may,—prevent. And, since the quarrel Will bear no colour for the thing he...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...feigned. 'Tis a common proof f That lowliness is young Ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face ; But when he once attains the upmost...scorning the base degrees^ By which he did ascend. 29 — ii. 1. * Provoke. t Experience. J Low stops. 193 Parental discipline neglected. Had doting Priam...
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