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GIFTS

GLORY

1. Deus quaedammunera universo humano generi dedit, a quibus excluditurnemo. God has given some gifts to the wholehuman race, from which no one is excluded. SENECA–De Beneficiis. IV. 28.

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16 Who track the steps of Glory to the grave. BYRON.—Monody on the Death of the Right Hon. R. B. Sheridan. (See also GRAY, LowRLL, MooRE) 17 Gloria virtutem tanquam umbra sequitur. Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow. CICERo-Tusculanarum Disputationum. I. 45. 18 Pater sancte, sic transit gloria mundi. Holy Father, so passes away the glory of the world. See CoRNELIUs A LAPIDE—Commentaria, 2nd. Epist. ad Cor. Ch. XII. 7. The sentence is used in the Service of the Pope's enthronement after the burning of flax. Rite used in the triumphal processions of the Roman republic. According to ZonaRAE– Annals. (1553) (See also Å KEMPIs) 19

* * * glory built On selfish principles is shame and guilt. CowPER—Table Talk. L. 1.

20 The paths of glory lead but to the grave. GRAY-Elegy in a Country Churchyard. St. 9. (See also ByRoN)

21 The first in glory, as the first in place. HoMER—Odyssey. Bk. XI. L. 441. Pope's trans.

22 Fulgente trahit constrictos Gloria curru Non minus ignotos generosis. Glory drags all men along, low as well as high, bound captive at the wheels of her glittering car. HoRACE—Satires. I. 6. 23.

23 O quam cito transit gloria mundi.

O how o passes away the glory of the

earth. Thomas A KEMPIs—Imitation of Christ. Bk. I. Ch. III. 6. (See also CoRNELIUs) 24

Aucun chemin de fleurs ne conduit a la gloire.

No flowery road leads to glory.

LA Fontain E–Fables. X. 14.

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La gloire n'est jamaisoú la vertu n'est pas.
Glory is never where virtue is not.
LE FRANC–Didon.

26 The glory of Him who Hung. His masonry pendant on naught, when the world. He created. LoNGFELLow—The Children of the Lord's Supper. L. 177.

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