For honour travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes abreast: keep then the path; For emulation hath a thousand sons That one by one pursue: if you give way, Or hedge aside from the direct forthright, Like to an enter'd tide they all rush by And... Notes and Queries - Seite 2681859Vollansicht
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Buffalo Historical Society (Buffalo, N.Y.) - 1903
...forthright, Like to an enter'd tide, they all rush by And leave you hindmost; Or, like a gallant horse fallen in first rank. Lie there for pavement to the abject rear, O'errun and trampled on. Then what they do in present, Though less than yours in past, must o'ertop yours; For time is like...