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" Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself, like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks... "
The Christian Spectator - Page 548
1827
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 6

Elegant extracts - 1812
...betokens us not degenerated, nor drooping to a fatal decay, but casting off the old and 'wrinkled skin of corruption, to outlive these pangs and wax young...and prosperous virtue, destined to become great and honourable in these latter ages. Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousting herself,...
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An Appeal to the Nation

Union for Parliamentary Reform According to the Constitution - Electronic book - 1812 - 75 pages
...APPEAL TO THE NATION, BY THE UNION PARLIAMENTARY REFORM ACCORDING TO THE CONSTITUTION. " Metliinks I see in my Mind a noble and puissant Nation, rousing herself " like a strong Man after Sleep, and shaking her invincible Locks : Me" thinks I see her as an Eagle,...
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The Speeches of the Hon. T. Erskine (now Lord Erskine): When at ..., Volume 2

Freedom of the press - 1813
...degenerated nor drooping to a fatal decay, but (c casting off the old and wrinkled skiu of corrup" tion, to outlive these pangs, and wax young " again, entering..." prosperous virtue, destined to become great and " honourable in these latter ages. Methinks I see, " in my mind, a noble and puissant nation rousing...
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The Pantheon, Or, Ancient History of the Gods of Greece and Rome: For the ...

William Godwin - Gods, Greek - 1814 - 302 pages
...turn to the. laughter of the empty, the frivolous and the brutish . It is in this sense Milton says, " Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like the strong man [Samson] after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks: methinks I see her as an...
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Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for ..., Volume 22

Thomas Bayly Howell, Thomas Jones Howell - Law reports, digests, etc - 1817
...betokens us not degenerated nor drooping to a fatal decay, but casting off the olu and wrinkled skin of corruption, to outlive these pangs, and wax young...and prosperous virtue, destined to become great and honourable in these latter ages. Methinks I see, in my mind, a noble ami puissant nation rousing herself,...
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A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ..., Volume 22

Trials - 1817
...the old and wrinkled skin of corruption, to outlive these pangs, and wax young AD 1792. [470 agaiq, entering the glorious ways of truth and prosperous virtue, destined to become great and honourable in these hitter ages. Melhioks I sec, in my mind, a noble and puissant nation rousing herself,...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 1

Washington Irving - American essays - 1822
...beyond the possibility of doubt. "DK" ENGLISH WRITERS AMERICA. ENGLISH WRITERS ON AMERICA. " Met liinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation, rousing...sleep, and shaking her invincible locks ; methinks I gee her as an eagle, mewing her mighty youth, and kindling her endazzled eyes at the full mid-day beam."...
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Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 9

English literature - 1824
...betokens us not degenerated, nor drooping to a fatal decay, but casting off the old and wrinkled skin of corruption to outlive these pangs, and wax young...and prosperous virtue, destined to become great and honourable in these latter ages. Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...therefore, is beyond the possibility of doubt. DK" ENGLISH WRITERS AMERICA. ENGLISH WRITERS AMERICA. " Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation, rousing herself, like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks ; methiiiks I see her as an eagle,...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 1

Washington Irving - American essays - 1822
...therefore, is beyond the possibility of doubt. «DK" ENGLISH WRITERS AMERICA. ENGLISH WRITERS ON AMERICA. " Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation,...sleep, and shaking her invincible locks ; methinks I «ee her as an eagle, mewing her mighty youth, and kindling her endazzled eyes at the full mid-day...
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