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" HOW happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ! Whose passions not his masters are; Whose soul is still prepared for death, Untied unto the world by care Of public... "
Boys and their ways, by one who knows them - Seite xii
von Boys - 1880 - 331 Seiten
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critcal Notices and An ...

1855 - 749 Seiten
...frown, Virtue is the roughest way, But proves at night a bed of down. THE HAPPY LIFE. How happy U he bom and taught That serveth not another's will, Whose...honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ! Whose passions not his masters are, Whose soul is still prepared for death, Untied unto the worldly...
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1855
...purple mullet and gold-fish rove Where the waters murmur tranquilly A HAPPY LIFE. — Sir Henry Wotton. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will ; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ; Whose passions not his masters are...
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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

1855 - 430 Seiten
...purple mullet and gold-fish rove Where the waters murmur tranquilly A HAPPY LIFE. — Sir Henry Wottm. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will ; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill ; Whose passions not his masters are...
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McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader

William Holmes McGuffey - 1879 - 352 Seiten
...some short poems, which are distinguished by a dignity of thought and expressiou rarely excelled. 1. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill! 2. Whose passions not his masters are,...
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Light From Many Lamps

Lillian Watson - 1988 - 352 Seiten
...itself. Francois de La Rochefoucauld « Be true to your own highest convictions. William E. Channing K How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill! Sir Henry Wotton 3. James Lane Allen...
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Chapters from the Agrarian History of England and Wales: Volume 2, Rural ...

Joan Thirsk, Christopher Clay - 1990 - 480 Seiten
...For the cottager with ample common rights, there was profound truth in Sir Henry Wotton's dictum : How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will. C. ENCLOSURE AND ENCROACHMENT Such an economy was peculiarly vulnerable, however, to the new economic...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 Seiten
...(1. 62—64) EnRP; GTBS; GTBS-P; PoRA SIR HENRY WOTTON (1568-1639) The Character of a Happy Life 1 he wind was still, Shaken out dead from tree and hill:...wind's will,— 1 sat now, for the wind was still. (1. (1. 1-4) Wotton POETRY QUOTATIONS 2 Lord of himself, though not of lands, And having nothing, yet hath...
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I, Candidate for Governor: And How I Got Licked

Upton Sinclair - 1994 - 272 Seiten
...practice self-control. I had read the world's best literature, and my mind was stored with consolations. How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's...honest thought And simple truth his utmost skill. More radio dates in Los Angeles, and a series of final meetings. We had taken the Philharmonic Auditorium...
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Two Poets of the Oxford Movement: John Keble and John Henry Newman

Rodney Stenning Edgecombe - 1996 - 296 Seiten
...set out to inscribe an ideal. (Henry Wotton's lyric "On the Character of a Happy Life" comes to mind: "How happy is he born and taught / That serveth not another's will.") 83 Then again, Keble seems to have drawn on the sense of liturgical antiphony in such psalms as the...
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The Book of Virtues for Young People: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories

William J. Bennett - 1997 - 384 Seiten
...honorably in the matter. The Character of a Happy Life HENRY WOTTEN Honesty is armor for the soul. How happy is he born and taught, That serveth not another's will; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill! Whose passions not his masters are,...
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