Sir William Jones

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  • ''The only road to the highest stations in this country is that of the law.''
    William Jones (1746-1794), British orientalist, jurist. Letter, March 17, 1771.
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ON parent knees, a naked new-born child,
Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled:
So live, that sinking to thy life's last sleep,
Calm thou may'st smile, whilst all around thee weep.

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