I hate the man who builds his name On ruins of another's fame. Thus prudes, by characters o'erthrown, Imagine that they raise their own. Thus Scribblers, covetous of praise, Think slander can transplant the bays.
Yet tears to human suffering are due; And mortal hopes defeated and o'erthrown Are mourned by man, and not by man alone.william wordsworth
O, what a noble mind is here o'erthrown! The courtier's, soldier's, scholar's, eye, tongue, sword!william shakespeare
O! what a noble mind is here o'erthrown!