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" So careful of the type she seems. So careless of the single life ; That I, considering everywhere Her secret meaning in her deeds. And finding that of fifty seeds She often brings but one to bear, I falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my weight... "
Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems ... - Page 452
1876 - 543 pages
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The story of Joseph read in the light of the Son of man, a popular exposition

Alexander Macleod Symington - 1884 - 184 pages
...falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar stairs, That slope through darkness up to God, I stretch lame...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. No. Rather let us trust not faintly, and so find rest unto our souls in obeying the gracious call we...
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Greek Testament lessons, consisting chiefly of the Sermon on the mount, and ...

John Hunter Smith - 1884
...falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar stairs That slope through darkness up to God, I stretch lame...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope." If, then, we sum up the result of Jesus' teaching on His noblest disciples so far, we shall find —...
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Here and hereafter: some sermons on the endless life. [2 isues].

George Tugwell - Church of England - 1884 - 144 pages
...firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope thro' darkness up to GOD ; I stretch lame hands of faith,...is LORD of all, And faintly trust the larger hope." Yes, all real believers in a wise and good GOD come to this — a confession of one's utter ignorance,...
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The Poems of Alfred Tennyson, 1830-1863

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1907 - 601 pages
...firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope thro' darkness up to God ; I stretch lame hands of faith,...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. tv " So careful of the type ? " but no. From scarped cliff and quarried stone She cries " a thousand...
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More Nineteenth Century Studies: A Group of Honest Doubters

Basil Willey - Literary Criticism - 1980 - 304 pages
...firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope thro' darkness up to God, I stretch lame hands of faith,...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. LVI "So careful of the type?" but no. From scarped cliff and quarried stone She cries, "A thousand...
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The Discovery of Time

Stephen Edelston Toulmin, Stephen Toulmin, June Goodfield - Philosophy - 1982 - 280 pages
...firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope thro' darkness up to God, I stretch lame hands of faith,...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. Geologists were returning a dusty answer to these questions. On a geological time-scale, species seemed...
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Ultimate Questions: A Theological Primer

Clyde F. Crews - Religion - 1986 - 169 pages
...That Nature lends such evil dreams? So careful of the type she seems So careless of the single life I falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. . . . And in 1867, another British poet, Matthew Arnold (18221888), concluded "Dover Beach" with this...
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Religion in Victorian Britain, Vol. IV: Interpretations

Gerald Parsons - History - 1988 - 225 pages
...one to bear, I falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares Upon the world's great altar-stairs That slope through darkness up to God,...is Lord of all, And faintly trust the larger hope. (LV) In Memoriam, published in 1850, stands as a monument of the Victorian mind at equipoise, unable...
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Poetry and Phantasy

Antony Easthope - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 227 pages
...often brings but one to bear, I falter where I firmly trod, And falling with my weight of cares 15 Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope through...and chaff, and call To what I feel is Lord of all, 20 And faintly trust the larger hope. LVI 'So careful of the type?' but no. From scarped cliff and...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...cares Upon the great world's altar-stairs That slope thro' darkness up to God, (Fr. LV, 1. 13-16) 34 . (Fr. LV, 1. 17-20) EBW; HAP; NoP; OAEL-2; OBNC; TOP 37 O life as futile, then, as frail! 0 for thy...
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