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" Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the hireling of another, with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. "
An Introduction to the History of Religion - Side 300
af Frank Byron Jevons - 1896 - 443 sider
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The Song Lore of Ireland: Erin's Story in Music and Verse

Redfern Mason - 1910 - 329 sider
...of the Gaelic chieftain and the words of the dead Achilles to Ulysses, met in the Elysian Fields: " Rather would I live on ground as the hireling of another, with the landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among the dead that be departed." Thus,...
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A History of the Ancient World

George Stephen Goodspeed - 1912 - 580 sider
...attractive. The saying of Achilles long remained true of their feeling: "Rather would I live upon the earth as the hireling of another, with a landless man who...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed." 113. Beginnings of Colonization. — The population of Greece kept increasing steadily...
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Ancient History

Hutton Webster - 1913 - 665 sider
...ideas of the me of death. Rather would I live on earth as the other world. hireling of another, even with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead." l It was not until several centuries after Homer that happier notions of the future life were taught,...
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Essays and Studies Presented to William Ridgeway ... on His Sixtieth ...

Edmund Crosby Quiggin - 1914 - 656 sider
...Achilles with his famous reply to words of courtly comfort : ' Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the hireling of another, with a landless man who hath no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed.' Odysseus, however, gives...
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Early European History, Del 1

Hutton Webster - 1917
...speak not comfortably to me of death. Rather would I live on earth as the hireling of another, even with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead." 1 It was not until several centuries after Homer that happier notions of the future life were taught,...
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University Extension Lectures on Dante in Observance of the Six Hundredth ...

1921 - 245 sider
...speak not comfortably to me of death," Achilles cries out. "Rather would I live on the ground as a hireling of another, with a landless man who had no...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead." Dante honored Homer without knowing him. Virgil he loved through lifelong study and worshiped as guide...
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Greek Religion and Its Survivals, Bind 24

Walter Woodburn Hyde - 1923 - 230 sider
...Odysseus' praise for his former renown with these words: "Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed." 5 It is no wonder, then, that the drab features of such an existence should have...
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The Problem of Immortality: Studies in Personality and Value

Radoslav Andrea Tsanoff - 1924 - 418 sider
...speak not comfortably to me of death," Achilles cries out. "Rather would I live on the ground as a hireling of another, with a landless man who had no...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead." Dante honored Homer without knowing him. Virgil he loved through lifelong study and worshipped as guide...
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Art in the Western World

David Metheny Robb, Jesse Janes Garrison - 1935 - 708 sider
...that he is a prince among the dead, the latter replies, "Xay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed." Occasionally the idea of Death is symbolized as the departure on a journey with...
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The Meaning of Life: Insights of the World's Great Thinkers

William Gerber - 1994 - 282 sider
...Achilles, when approached in Hades by Odysseus, said: (520) Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. I now pass over many centuries and bring you William Hazlitt's description of death...
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