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" Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign'd... "
Lives of the novelists - Page 92
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...gives the best. Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind Nature's...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 6

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - 1825
...upon the mind after perusal. But the moral is to be found in the conclusion of the Vanity of Human Wishes, a poem which treats of the same melancholy...subject, and closes with this sublime strain of morality : — • For Love, which scarce collective man can fill; For Patience, sovereign o'er transmuted ill...
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Selected letters, ed. by T. Chamberlain

Selected letters - 1842
...communion : " But when the sense of sacred presence fires, A strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign'd; For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted ill ; For love, which scarce collective man can fill ; For faith,...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - 1842 - 529 pages
...replies: — Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resign' d, For love, which scarce collective man can fill; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1842 - 529 pages
...replies: — Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a witl resign' d, For love, which scarce collective man can Jitl; For patience, sov'reign o'er transmuted...
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Readings in poetry: a selection from the best English poets, from Spenser to ...

Readings - 1843
...supplicating voice, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Yet, when the sense of sacred presence fires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resigned; For love, which scarce collective man can fill; For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted ill;...
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A Volume of Varieties

Charles Knight - 1844 - 235 pages
...station ; those blessings which are thus beautifully described by our great moralist, Dr. Johnson : — " Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resigned ; For love, which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...gives the best. Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, e, The rough abode of want and liberty, (As lawless force from confidence w resigned ; For love, which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...gives the best. Yet when the sense of sacred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient passions, and a will resigned ; For love, which scarce collective man4 can fill; For patience, sovereign o'er transmuted...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1847
...gives the best. Yet when the sense of sabred presence fires, And strong devotion to the skies aspires, Pour forth thy fervours for a healthful mind, Obedient...which scarce collective man can fill ; For patience, sov'reigu o'er transmuted ill ; For faith, that, panting for a happier seat, Counts death kind nature's...
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