A real, or at least, a seeming good. Who fears not to do ill, yet fears the name, And, free from conscience, is a slave to fame. Thus he the church at once protects and spoils ; But princes' swords are sharper than their styles : And thus to th' ages...
The Quintessence of English Poetry, Or, a Collection of All the Beautiful ... - Seite 103
von William Oldys - 1740