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" The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Awaits alike th "
Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 137
by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...(jbfcure ; Nor grandeur hjpal Mth a difdainful fmile, The fhort and fi'mple annals of the poor. The loaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, A .A ait, alike th' inevitable hour : The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you,...
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Poems, Volume 1

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1768 - 119 pages
...obfcure; Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boafl of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty,...alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you,, ye Proud, impute to Thefe the fault, If Mem'ry o'er their Tomb no Trophies...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1770
...obfcure ; Nor Grandeur hear, with a difdainful fmile, The lhort and funplc annals of the poor. The The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave; Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye Proud,...
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Select Works, Volume 2

Abraham Cowley - 1772
...fentiment, to that fine ftanza in Mr. Gray's elegy—.. "Theboaft of heraldry, the pomp of power, " And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, " Awaits alike th' inevitable hour. " The paths of glory lead but to the grave." No No tide of wine would drown your cares ; No mirth or mufick over-noife your fears....
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The Moral Miscellany: Or, a Collection of Select Pieces, in Prose and Verse ...

English literature - 1773 - 376 pages
...deftiny obfcure ; Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor Nor you,...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Lloyd, A. M.: To which is Prefixed an ..., Volume 2

Robert Lloyd - 1774
...dcftiny obfcure ; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The fhort and Ample annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud,...
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Poetical Works: To which is Prefixed an Account of the Life and ..., Volume 2

Robert Lloyd - 1774
...deftiny obfcure ; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud,...
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A collection of poems on divine and moral subjects, selected from various ...

William Giles (didactic writer) - 1775
...difdainful fmile The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of power, And all that beauty, all that wealth, e'er gave, Awaits alike th' inevitable hour ; The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud, impute to thefe the fault, If mem'ry o'er their tomb no trophies...
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Critical Essays on Some of the Poems of Several English Poets

John Scott, John Hoole - English poetry - 1785 - 386 pages
...ftrongly drawn, than this of ' Grandeur fmiling difdain* fully at the annals of the poor' V. 33. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that Beauty, all that Wealth e'er gave, Awaits* alike the inevitable hour; The paths of glory lead but to the grave. * This ftanza is characterized by energy,...
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Select lessons in prose and verse, from various authors, to which are added ...

Select lessons - 1785
...Deftiny obfcufe ; Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful Smile, The fhort and fimple Annals of the Poor. The Boaft of Heraldry, the Pomp of Pow'r, And all that Beauty, all that Wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable Hour, The Paths of Glory lead but to the Grave. Nor you, ye Proud,...
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