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" Herostratus lives that burnt the temple of Diana, he is almost lost that built it ; Time hath spared the epitaph of Adrian's horse, confounded that of himself. In vain we compute our felicities by the advantage of our good names, since bad have... "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Страница 459
1838
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The Atlantic Monthly, Том 73

1894
...conquests,' ' should have left no name even in the histories of nations now dead ! " ' But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy, and deals with...perpetuity. Who can but pity the founder of the Pyramids ? Herostratus lives that burnt the temple of Diana ; he is almost lost that built it.' ' " The greater...

The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 страници
...notoriety. DANIEL J. BOORSTIN (b. 191 4l, US historian. The Image, ch. 2 (1961). 3 But the iniquity of eous Essays, vol. 7, 1839). 8 In matters of religion and matrimony 1 SIR THOMAS BROWNE (1605-82), English physician, author. Um tturial.ch. 5(1658). 6 Happy is the man...
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Literary Companion to Medicine

Richard Gordon - 2002 - 444 страници
...cereclothed, that after seventyeight years was found uncorrupted. . . . But the iniquity of oblivion blindely scattereth her poppy, and deals with the memory of...perpetuity. Who can but pity the founder of the Pyramids? O. HENRY North Carolina doctor's son O. Henry - who was William Sydney Porter (1862-1910) - like Oscar...
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Historical Linguistics and Language Change

Roger Lass, Professor Roger Lass - 1997 - 423 страници
...parte tua fidei stat fixa catena. Nunc precor, ut ualeas felix per saecula cuncta. But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy, and deals with...perpetuity. Who can but pity the founder of the Pyramids? Herostratus lives that burnt the Temple of Diana, he is almost lost that built it; Time hath spared...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 страници
...obscurity," following the parody in The Anti-Jacobin Review and Magazine of the time. 1 But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy, and deals with...of men without distinction to merit of perpetuity. THOMAS BROWNE, (1605-1682) British physician, author. Urn Burial, ch. 5 (1 658). 2 A few more days,...
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Archaeologies of Remembrance: Death and Memory in Past Societies

Howard Williams - 2003 - 310 страници
...treatment of the dead in 'how societies remember1. INTRODUCTION "But the inquirv of oblivion blindely scattereth her poppy, and deals with the memory of...perpetuity. Who can but pity the founder of the Pyramids?" (Browne 1658: 77). As an introduction to the volume, this chapter aims to address three areas. Firstly,...
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The Quotable Osler

Sir William Osler, American College of Physicians--American Society of Internal Medicine - 2003 - 283 страници
...the physician-writer (and Osler's favorite author) Sir Thomas Browne, observed: "But the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy and deals with...of men without distinction to merit of perpetuity. . . . Oblivion is not to be hired: The greater part [of men] must be content to be as though they *Reprinted...
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J. Patton Anderson, Confederate General: A Biography

James W. Raab - 2014 - 210 страници
...Palatka. Miss Maggie lived to be ninety-nine years old, dying May 7, 1965. Finis The iniquity of oblivion scattereth her poppy and deals with the memory of men without distinction to merit and perpetuity ... who know whether the best of men be known, or whether there be not more remarkable...
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Terrorism for Self-glorification: The Herostratos Syndrome

Albert Borowitz - 2005 - 190 страници
..."to be nameless in worthy deeds exceeds an infamous history." Browne reminds us that "the iniquity of oblivion blindly scattereth her poppy and deals with...of men without distinction to merit of perpetuity," preferring the ravager of Ephesus to the world's great builders: "Who can but pity the founder of the...
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Medicine in Quotations: Views of Health and Disease Through the Ages

Edward J. Huth, T. J. Murray - 2006 - 581 страници
...that we can die but once. Religio Medici Thomas Browne; 1658 658 But the iniquity of oblivion blindely scattereth her poppy, and deals with the memory of men without distinction to merit of perpetuity... Oblivion is not to be hired. The greater part must be content to be as though they had not been, to...
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