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" Ah ! let not Censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the public voice ; The drama's laws, the drama's patrons give, For we that live to please, must please to live. "
The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners : with Strictures on Their ... - Page 51
1804
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822 - 320 pages
...the day. Ah! let not censure term our fate our choice: The stage but echoes back the public voice ; The drama's laws the drama's patrons give ; For we that live to please, must please — to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; Tis yours,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

1822 - 292 pages
...the day. Ah! let not censure term our fate our choice: The stage but echoes back the public voice; The drama's laws the drama's patrons give ; For we that live to please, must please—to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to...
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Boston Prize Poems: And Other Specimens of Dramatic Poetry

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1824 - 144 pages
...day. Ah! let not censure term our fate our choice,— The stage but echoes back the publick voice ; The Drama's laws the Drama's patrons give, For we, that live to please, must please to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; 'Tis yours...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With Murphy's Essay, Volume 6

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 728 pages
...the day. Ah ! let not Censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the publick voice ; The drama's laws, the drama's patrons give, For we that live to please, must please to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die; 'Tis Yours,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 508 pages
...the day. Ah ! let not censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the publick voice ; The drama's laws the drama's patrons give, For we that live to please, must please to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; Tis yours,...
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Poetry

Vicesimus Knox - 1825 - 404 pages
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Dramatic Table Talk: Or, Scenes, Situations, & Adventures, Serious ..., Volume 3

Richard Ryan - 1830 - 348 pages
...the day. Ah ! let not censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the public voice; The drama's laws, the drama's patrons give ; For we that live to please, must please to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; * Hunt, a...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Essay on the life and genius of Dr ...

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 504 pages
...of.the day. Ah ! let not censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the publick voice ; The drama's laws the drama's patrons give, For we that live to please, must please to live. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; Tis yours,...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825 - 464 pages
...the day. Ah ! let not censure term our fate our choice, The stage but echoes back the public voice; The drama's laws the drama's patrons give, For we that live to please, must please — to lire. Then prompt no more the follies you decry, As tyrants doom their tools of guilt to die ; Tis...
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Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & Critical. Printed ...

1828 - 346 pages
...and oaths bring up the rear/* what have the softer sex to do, but to suit the action to ihc word t " The drama's laws the drama's patrons give ; For we, that live to please, must please to live." To be decent is well enough, to be " hey randy dandy O!" is better, to be popular is best of all !...
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