Walter Raleigh Quote

O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!…thou hast drawn together all the farstretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Hic jacet [Here lies].


The History of the World (1614) bk. 5, ch. 6

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O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!…thou hast drawn together all the farstretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and...

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O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!…thou hast drawn together all the farstretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and...

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O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!…thou hast drawn together all the farstretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and...

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O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!…thou hast drawn together all the farstretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty, and ambition of man, and...