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" Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own: He who secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived to-day. "
English Men of Letters: Chaucer, by Adolphus William Ward, 1896; Spenser, by ... - Page 142
1895
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The Pleasures of Life

Maria Elizabeth Budden - Conduct of life - 1818 - 113 pages
...happy life, his calm and sheltered death. And then bless God for all thou hast enjoyed. " Not fate itself upon the past has power." " But what has been, has been.'.' And thou hast had thy joys. Let every spot around thee be cheer-: ed, not gloomed, by his remembrance....
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1818
...Quodatnque retro est efficiet ; neque Diffinget, infectumque reddet, Quodfugiens semel hora vexit. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd, in spite of fate are mine. Not Heav'n itself upon the past has pow'r, But what has been...
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Geraldine; Or, Modes of Faith and Practice: A Tale, in Three Volumes, Volume 1

Mary Jane Mackenzie - 1820 - 296 pages
...butterfly ^and her friends must console themselves as they can ; and at any rate they can say — * Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possessed, in spite of fate, are mine.' " With a different education she would have been a most charming creature," exclaimed Mr. Maitland,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...irritum Quodtunque retro est tfficiet, neque Diffingei, infectumque reddet, Quodfugiau semel horn vexit. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, , The joys I have possess'd in spite of fate are mine. Not Heav'n itself upon the past has pow'r, But what hat been has...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1820
...Quodcimque retro est efficiet, fieque Diffingct, infectumque reddet, Quodfugiens semel hora vexii. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have possess'd in spite of fate are mine. Not heav'n itself upon the past has pow'r, But what has been has...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...Quodcunque retro est rfficiet, neque Diffinget, infectuni'/iii reddet, Quodfugiens scmei horn vcxit. Be fair or foul, or rain or shine, The joys I have poesese'd in spite of fate are mine. Not Heav'n itself upon the peat bos pow'r, But what has heen has...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 9

Scotland - 1821
...of the following translation : — " Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call to-day his own ! He who secure within can say — ' To-morrow...fair, or foul, or rain, or shine ; The joys I have possess'd in spite of fate are mine : Not Heaven itself upon the past has power, But what has been...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 12

John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1821
...political conflicts in the city of London. Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own ; He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do...lived to-day : Be fair, or foul, or rain, or shine, Thejoyslhave possess'd, in spiteof fate, are mine ; Not heaven itself upon the past has power, But...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 9

England - 1821
...he alone, He who can call to-day his own ! He who secure within can say — ' To-morrow do thy wont, for I have lived to-day !' Be fair, or foul, or rain, or shine ; The joys 1 have possess'cl in spite of frte are mine : Not Heaven itself upon the past has power, But what has...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 36

1822
...somcthiug to imitation of the same model. ' Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call to-day his own, He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do...I have possessed, in spite of fate, are mine ; Not Heav'n itself upon the past has power, But what has been, has been, and I have had my hour. ' In '...
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