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" Life is a Jest, and all Things show it; I thought so once, but now I know it. "
The Contemporary Review - 821 ページ
1888
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Old Humphrey's Walks in London and Its Neighbourhood

Old Humphrey - 1845 - 279 ページ
...earth seek the glory of the Lord of heaven ! The inscription on one of these tombs, • ! "Life 'ea jest, and all things show it, I thought so once, and now I know it," has led to the Very suitable reflection':— " Life is a solemn scene : this Gay now knows ; Sig with...

The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository, 第 79 巻

1876
...cynical mood, summed up his experience in the following couplet, intended for his epitaph : — . " Life is a jest, and all things show it : I thought so once, but now I know it." We cannot let that couplet go without saying that life is a stern sort of jesting...

Travels in India, tr. by H.E. Lloyd, 第 1 巻

Leopold von Orlich - 1845
...contented, how many dissatisfied ! The epitaph in Westminster Abbey involuntarily rose to my mind : " Life is a jest*, and all things show it : I thought so once, but now I know it." The rising sun on the 30th of July was the harbinger of * Would not dream be a...

Travels in India: Including Sinde and the Punhab, 第 1 巻

Leopold von Orlich - 1845
...contented, how many dissatisfied ! The epitaph in Westminster Abbey involuntarily rose to my mind : " Life is a jest*, and all things show it : I thought so once, but now I know it." The rising sun on the 30th of July was the harbinger of * Would not dream be a...

Travels in India, tr. by H.E. Lloyd, 第 1 巻

Leopold von Orlich - 1845
...contented, how many dissatisfied! The epitaph in Westminster Abbey involuntarily rose to my mind : " Life is a jest*, and all things show it: I thought so once, but now I know it." The rising sun on the 30th of July was the harbinger of * Would not dream be a...

The Christian Parlor Magazine, 第 3 巻

1847
...of John Gay and Handel exhibit ! On the former is the epitaph written by himself and for himself : " Life is a jest, and all things show it; I thought so once, and now I know it." Before the figure of the other is placed the " Messiah," opened at the passage, " I know that my Redeemer...

The Oxford and Cambridge review, 第 4 巻

1847
...with so prelatic a place. The man. too, on whose monument is inscribed his own impious couplet — ' Life is a jest, and all things show it, I thought so once, and now I know it,' has surely no claims to be honoured by a Church which regards all such ideas of life as awful blasphemies....

Letters on various subjects. [With a portrait.], 第 5 巻

James Caughey - 1847
...one's feelings are shocked by that foolish epitaph on Gay's slab, written, I believe, by himself: — " Life is a jest, and all things show it ; I thought so once, and now I know it." But then, even this may excite a train of thought which, though not tending to the credit of the poet's...

The land we live in, a pictorial and literary sketch-book of the British empire

British empire - 1847
...uncomfortable amount of awe and veneration, we have a great deal of genuine love. The worthless couplet — " Life is a jest, and all things show it ; I thought so once, but now I know it" — the mere expression of a mood of the poet's mind, should never have been placed...

Ship and Shore: Or, Pencil Sketches on a Recent Voyage To, and a Tour In ...

John Spence (jr.), Young physician - 1847 - 148 ページ
...1553, and died in the year 1598." There again, in memory of Gay, is the following strange couplet : " Life is a jest, and all things show it ; I thought so once, but now I know it." And here is a record of one Matthew Prior, a poet and diplomatist, who wrote his...




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