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" Faith, he maunna fa' that! For a' that, and a' that; Their dignities, and a' that, The pith o' sense, and pride o' worth, Are higher ranks than a' that. Then let us pray that come it may,— As come it will for a' that,— That sense and worth, o'er a'... "
Contributions to Herography - Page 19
by Erastus Darrow - 1850 - 101 pages
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The Scots Magazine, Or, General Repository of Literature, History ..., Volume 59

Great Britain - 1797 - 980 pages
...His ribh.-.nd, fUr, and a' that; A man of independent mind Can look and laugh at a' that I The Kisg can make a belted Knight, A Marquis, Duke, and a' that; But an honcft man's aboon his might, Guid faith he manna fa' that, 4 H * F 6X2 POETRY. For a' that, and...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 4

Robert Burns - 1800 - 460 pages
...ribband, star, and a' that, The man of independent mind, He looks and laughs at a' that. A prince can mak a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that; But an honest man's aboon his might, Gude faith he mauna fa' that! For a' that, and a' that, Their dignities, and a' that, The pith o' sense,...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 46

England - 1839 - 870 pages
...star, and a' that ; Tho man of independent minel, He looks and laughs at a' that. " A king can mak' a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that ; But an honest man's aboon his might, Guid faith he maunna fa that t For a' that and a' that, Their dignities, aml a' that ; The pith o' sense, and pride...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 6

England - 1820 - 774 pages
...the earth. I mean King Lewis the XIV. of haughty and magnificent memory. Burns says, " A king may mak a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that ; But an honest man's aboon his might, Gude faith he maunna fa' that." Freron tells us, that Lewis, walking one day in the garden of Versailles,...
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To the Radical reformers, male and female, of England, Ireland, and Scotland ...

Henry Hunt - Great Britain - 1820 - 632 pages
...manhood. Burns did well describe the impotence of earthly title-makers, when he said, The King may mak a belted knight, A Marquis, Duke, and a' that ; But an honest man's abune his might, Gude faith he canna fa' that. And a Henry Hunt would succeed no better in the art...
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The Rambler's Magazine: Or, Fashionable Emporium of Polite ..., Volume 1

1822 - 614 pages
...favour NI with a receipt for making a True Protestant. ' . I am, your obedient servant, A UNITARIAN. The king can make a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that ; But an honest man's aboon his might, Gude faith he canna fa' that. — BCRNS. R*CEIPT FOR MAKING A TRUE METHODIST. — Take of the roots...
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The songs of Scotland, ancient and modern; with an intr. and notes ..., Volume 2

Allan Cunningham - 1825 - 756 pages
...a' that, and a' that, His riband, star, and a' that, The man of independent mind, A prince can mak a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that ; But an honest man's aboon his might, Guid faith he manna fa' that! For a' that, and a' that, Their dignities, and a' that, The pith o' sense, and pride...
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Alice Allan: The Country Town, Et Cet

Alexander Wilson (Novelist.) - 1825 - 490 pages
...that they may wipe away the stain that sullies their father.' " E -2 POOR PARENTS. POOR PARENTS. " The King can make a belted Knight, " A Marquis, Duke, and a' that, " An honest man's aboon his might, " Gude faith, he mauna fa' that I' ' THAT virtue is true nobility...
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The Literary magnet of the belles lettres, science, and the ..., Volumes 1-2

Tobias Merton (pseud) - 1826 - 550 pages
...which poor Burns throws out in his random but heart-stirring manner, in ' For A' That and A' That.' The king can make a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that ; Bat an honest man's aboon his might, Gude faith he mauna fa' that ! For a' that and a' that, Their...
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Ladies' Magazine, Volume 1

1828 - 608 pages
...illustrious citizens eminent—they hold their patents of nobility from a higher ajid purer source. " A king can make a belted knight, A marquis, duke, and a' that— But an honent man's aboon his might"— These remarks may be thought tedious, but they will not be deemed...
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