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" Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends such evil dreams? So careful of the type she seems, So careless of the single life... "
English Prose: Selections - Page 479
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Selected Poetry

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson, Alfred Lord Tennyson - Poetry - 1995 - 232 pages
...No life may fail beyond the grave, Derives it not from what we have The likest God within the soul? Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life; That, I, considering everywhere Her secret meaning in her deeds, 10 And finding that of fifty seeds...
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Outcasts from Eden: Ideas of Landscape in British Poetry Since 1945

Edward Picot - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 322 pages
...escaped from God's control and rebelled against his wishes? Tennyson writes in Section LV of his poem — Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...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...
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Civilization and Black Progress: Selected Writings of Alexander Crummell on ...

Alexander Crummell, Southern Texts Society - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 265 pages
...conserving power which tends everywhere to fixity of type. And this reminds us of the lines of Tennyson: "Are God and nature, then, at strife, That nature...careful of the type she seems, So careless of the single life."16 Hence, when a race once seats itself permanently in a land it is almost as impossible to get...
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Literature of Nature: An International Sourcebook

Patrick D. Murphy, Terry Gifford, Katsunori Yamazato - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 490 pages
...mechanistic nature indifferent to human life and values. As Tennyson wrote in "in Mcmoriam AHH" (1850). Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life. (p. 397) When he reflects further, the situation seems still worse, nature does not even seem to value...
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Philosophy and the Good Life: Reason and the Passions in Greek, Cartesian ...

John Cottingham - Philosophy - 1998 - 230 pages
...which countless individuals and species perish: Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature leads such evil dreams? So careful of the type she seems,.... . 'So careful of the type?' but no. From scarped clifTand quarried stone She cries, 'A thousand types are gone I care for nothing, all shall go.' Tennyson...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...And one far-off divine event, To which the whole creatlon moves. 1 1579 In Memoriam AHH (of Nature) Adventures of Sally When you marry, Sally, grab a chump. 1 1580 'Merlin and The Gleam' After it. follow it. Follow The Gleam. 11581 'Northern Farmer. New Style'...
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The Future of Human Reproduction: Ethics, Choice, and Regulation

Holm Søren - Medical - 1998 - 254 pages
...viewpoint seems to lead to a vision more similar to that presented by Tennyson when he wrote that Nature 'so careful of the type she seems, so careless of the single life'. Therefore a unique genetic combination is to be seen just as one occurrence out of infinite possibilities...
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Jude the Obscure

Thomas Hardy - Fiction - 1999 - 520 pages
...an appropriate context. I quote The Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson (London: Macmillan, 1884), 261.] That Nature lends such evil dreams? So careful of...life "So careful of the type?" but no. From scarped cuff and quarried stone She cries, "A thousand types are gone: I care for nothing, all shall go. "Thou...
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The End of the World and the Ends of God: Science and Theology on Eschatology

John Polkinghorne, Michael Welker - Religion - 2000 - 309 pages
...extinction, what matters the life and work of a single man like Hallam or, for that matter, Tennyson? Are God and Nature then at strife, That Nature lends...the type she seems, So careless of the single life; (LV) "So careful of the type?" but no. From scarped cliffs and quarried stone She cries, "A thousand...
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Deceptions and Myths of the Bible

Lloyd Graham - Religion - 1991 - 484 pages
...permits such misery to exist He cannot be good, and if He is powerless to prevent it, He cannot be God." "Are God and Nature then at strife, that Nature lends such evil dreams?" Tennyson.4 No, it is only Nature and man's false God-concept that are at strife. To kill or be killed...
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