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" Ye stars! which are the poetry of heaven! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you; for ye... "
The poetical works of lord Byron. Illustr. ed - Page 400
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1879
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 7

1817
...men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you;...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star. ' All heaven and earth are still — though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling most...
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 6

English literature - 1816
...men and empires,—'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ;...fame, power, life, have named themselves a star." P. 47. The characters of Voltaire and Gibbon are drawn with more discrimination than we had reason...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...aspirations to be great, '' Our destinies o'erlaep their mortal state, And claim a kindred with youj for ye are A beauty and a mystery, and create "\ In...reverence from afar, . That fortune, fame, power, Mfe, have named themselves a star. ' , LXXXIX. ,., .-, Allheavcn and earth are still — though not...
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Lectures on the Philosophy of Modern History: Delivered in the ..., Volume 3

George Miller - Europe - 1820
...men and empires—'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ;...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star. Childe Harold, canto 3, 88. (.//) The people of these provinces erected among themselves a singular...
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Lectures on the Philosophy of Modern History: Delivered in the ..., Volume 3

George Miller - Europe - 1820
...men and empires — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ; for ye are A beauty and a mystery, and create In its such love and reverence from afar, That fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star....
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821
...men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'crleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you;...power, life, have named themselves a star. LXXXIX. AH heaven and earth are still — though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling most;...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Bookbinding - 1823
...men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ;...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star. All heaven and earth are still — though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling most...
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Gaston, Or The Heir of Foiz, and Other Poems

Charles Swan - 1823
...nothing, " A local habitation and a name." MOONLIGHT, & VZ&le. All heaven and earth are still—though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling...most; And silent, as we stand in thoughts too deep: The sky is changed!—and such a change! oh ! night, And storm, and darkness, ye are wondrous strong."...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...o'erlenp their mortal state, 424 THE AMERICAN [Letson 183. And claim a kindred with you ; for ye arc A beauty and a mystery, and create In us such love...reverence from afar, That fortune, fame, power, life, Lave named themselves a star. All heaven and earth are still, — though not in sleep, But breathless,...
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The Literary magnet of the belles lettres, science, and the fine ..., Volume 2

Tobias Merton (pseud) - 1824
...men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ;...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star. All heaven and earth are still — though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling most...
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