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" The intelligible forms of ancient poets, The fair humanities of old religion, The power, the beauty, and the majesty, That had their haunts in dale, or piny mountain, Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring. Or chasms and wat'ry depths ; all these... "
Guy Mannering, Or, The Astrologer - Page 49
by Sir Walter Scott - 1815 - 358 pages
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...by slow stream or pebbly spring, Or chasms, or watery depths ; all these have vanished : They live longer in the faith of reason ! But still the heart...still Doth the old instinct bring back the old names. But, were there a necessity of local and special influences, the dim vistas which have been opened...
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Biographical History of Philosophy

George Henry Lewes - 1857
...Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths ; all these have vanished, They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still...share this earth "With man as with their friend."* To breathe the breath of life into the nostrils of these defunct deities, to restore the beautiful...
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The Biographical History of Philosophy: From Its Origin in Greece ..., Volume 1

George Henry Lewes - Philosophers - 1857 - 675 pages
...Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths ; all these have vanish'd, They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still...the old names. And to yon starry world they now are goue, Spirits or Gods that used to share this earth With man as with their friend."* To breathe the...
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The Biographical History of Philosophy from Its Origin in Greece Down to the ...

George Henry Lewes - Philosophers - 1857 - 801 pages
...Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths ; all these have vanish'd, They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still the heart doth need a language, still Both the old instinct bring back the old names. And to yon starry world they now are goue, Spirits...
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The Rose of Sharon: A Religious Souvenir

Sarah Carter Edgarton Mayo - American literature - 1854
...by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms, or watery depths : all these have vanished. They liveno longer 'in the faith of reason. But still the heart doth need a language ;" and what shall that language be ? The poet goes on to imply that the heart retains what the reason...
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Works, Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1859
...mountain, Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths ; all these have -anish'd They live no longer in the faith of reason ; But still...this earth With man as with their friend ; and to the 1 ". .-i Yonder they move ; from yonder visible sky Shoot influence down : and even at this day ' T...
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Rambles Among Words: Their Poetry, History and Wisdom

William Swinton - English language - 1859 - 302 pages
...its being troublesome to work. To be sure Science is a terrible destroyer of these fine phantasies. But, " Still the heart doth need a language, still Doth the old instinct bring back the old names.' " There shall be no more magic nor cabala, Nor Rosicrucian, nor Alchemic lore, Nor fairy fantasies...
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Winter evenings, Volume 2

Leitch Ritchie - 1859
...thousands of years, the "fair humanities of old religion" still live in their associations : — " For still the heart doth need a language, still Doth the old instinct bring back the old names." Poetry is said to be false, because its facts are not true. But what facts can be truer than those...
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The novels of sir Walter Scott, with all his introductions and notes, Volume 1

sir Walter Scott (bart [novels, collected]) - 1862
...forest, by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wnt'ry depths — all these have vanisli'J They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still the heart cloth need a language, still Doth the old instinct bring back the old names. And to yon starry world...
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History of the Revolt of the Netherlands, Continued: Trials of Counts Egmont ...

Friedrich Schiller - Netherlands - 1860 - 553 pages
...Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms, and wat'ry depths ; all these have vauish'd. They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still the heart doth need a language, still .Both the old instinct bring back the old names, And to you starry world they now are gone. Spirits...
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