The cause of all this, Socrates, was indicated by us at the beginning of the argument, when my brother and I told you how astonished we were to find that of all the professing panegyrists
of justice-- beginning with the ancient heroes of whom any memorial has been preserved to us, and ending with the men of our own time-- no one has ever blamed injustice or praised justice except with a view to the glories, honours, and benefits which flow from them.
Even though Coryate describes himself as "only a superficiall smatterer in learning" and is presented as such by the panegyrists
who furnished parodic verses for the Crudities, Taylor insists upon a clear contrast between Coryate's pretenses and his own more humble position.
The temptation for comparison to Protestant Elizabeth, shut up by Catholic Mary only to emerge as queen, proved too great for Elizabeth's panegyrists
. Naturally, however, it's not quite so simple.
In the Nick Adams stories, that "jungle" is hardly the romantic world painted by the panegyrists
who celebrated the excitements of mounting a passing freight and riding long stretches through a myriad of small towns separated by stretches of woods and green meadows and pastures.
It likes panegyrists
and beggars who walk to their parliamentary seat on their foreheads.
(6) Marcus, when himself on holiday at Naples, complains about local Greek panegyrists
: Igitur paene me Opicum animantem ad Graecam scripturam perpulerunt 'homines', ut Caecilius ait, 'incolumi inscientia' ('Hence "these men", as Caecilius says, "with their untouched ignorance" drove me, almost a breathing bumpkin, to Greek literature', Ad M.
Among the dozen books which form the library of the village cure of France, Horace is sure to be one; and the greatest dignitaries of our own Church are among his most sedulous critics and his warmest panegyrists
. (9) Horace's collection in the Odes of over a hundred relatively short and diverse poems that often gave moral advice even achieved comparison with the Psalms of the Hebrew Bible in the writing of J.
In a similar vein, Jean Balsamo furnishes an unknown letter which displays, among more familiar cliches of the consolation letter, a striking conceit to gunpowder, thus complementing Ullrich Langer's 1986 article "Gunpowder as Transgressive Invention in Ronsard." Alluding to a study of artillery by Fleurance Rivault, an intermediary between the aggrieved widow and rival panegyrists
Malherbe and Peiresc, Du Vair positions himself within a network of writers bent on forging a new courtly style--but not where one has come to expect him: he appears here closer to the discredited Desportes than to Malherbe, champion of classical simplicity.
In the wording on coins and in panegyrists
' writings, an emperor's virtue does not lie in being great or good but in 'saving' or 'restoring' the Republic.
there have been in plenty to stoke and keep the sacred flame.
A healthy society accepts both its panegyrists
and its critics.
Spenser's encomium for Queen Elizabeth elevated the ruler to a level above other mortals and pointed the way for future panegyrists
who would conflate later English queens with Britannia, especially during the reign of Queen Victoria in the nineteenth century.(7)