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 Monthly chronicle; a national journal - Seite 71840Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch
| Tanya Grosz - 2003 - 46 Seiten
...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...scorning the base degrees by which he did ascend."** Act two, Scene 1, Brutus to himself 2. "And therefore think him as a serpent's egg, which hatch'd,... | |
| Mark Morris - 2003 - 145 Seiten
...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,** 25 Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend. So Caesar may; Then lest... | |
| James Hastings - 2004 - 340 Seiten
...brought, 67 laddre, or ellea by degree, It wolde wel have lyked me.' And Shaks. Jul. Caisar, H. i. 26— 4 **But when he once attains the upmost round. He then...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.'** This is the meaning of 'degree' in AV wherever it occurs in the plur. : the ref. being either to the... | |
| Kenneth Muir - 2005 - 207 Seiten
...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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** So Caesar may: Then lest he may, prevent. And since the quarrel Will bear no colour for the thing he... | |
| William Shakespeare - 2005 - 239 Seiten
...Roman politics: . . . lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; **But, when he once attains the upmost round, He then...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** (2. 1 .23-28) Because Caesar has gained this "upmost round" and towers "like a Colossus" above his... | |
| Andrew Hadfield, Professor of English Andrew Hadfield - 2005 - 363 Seiten
...'tis 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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** So Caesar may. Then, lest he may, prevent. (2.1.10-15, 19-iy)97 Given that what is to be carried out... | |
| Irving Ribner - 2005 - 224 Seiten
...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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** So Caesar may. Then, lest he may, prevent. (II.i.21-28) In terms of Tudor political doctrine these... | |
| Syd Pritchard - 2005 - 147 Seiten
...'tis 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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** [Julius Caesar II i 2 1 ] Nemesis And when he thinks his greatness is a-ripening A killing frost nips... | |
| Mark Latham - 2006 - 246 Seiten
...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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** Brutus in William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, 1599 ANATOMY Cough once told me the story of an ALP National... | |
| Ernest Pertwee - 2006 - 280 Seiten
...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...scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend.** | So Csesar may : — Then, lest he may, prevent, | And, since the quarrel Will bear no colour for... | |
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