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" We look before and after, And pine for what is not: Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought. Yet if we could scorn Hate, and pride, and fear; If we were things born Not to shed a tear,... "
The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900 - Page 697
edited by - 1902 - 1084 pages
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or Books, Places and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1851 - 558 pages
...and fear; If we were things born Not to shed a tear, I know not how thy joy we ever should come near. Better than all treasures • That in books are found,...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. If there be anywhere a companion poem to this, it is John Keats's "Ode to the Nightingale." Poor John...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1851 - 255 pages
..., And pine for what is not ; Our sincerest laughter Yet if we could scorn Hate and pride and feaf ; If we were things born Not to shed a tear, I know...found, Thy skill to poet were, thou scorner of the ground!3 Teach me half the gladness, That thy brain must know; Such harmonious madness From my lips...
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Cyclopedia of English Literature: a Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1851
...come near. Better than all measures Of delight and sound, Better than all treasures That in books arc , a * u I am listening DOW. [From ' The Sauitite Pioirf.'] A Sensitire Plant in a garden grew. And the young...
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Sketches of English Literature from the Fourteenth to the Present Century

Clara Lucas Balfour - English literature - 1852 - 404 pages
...what is not ; Our sincerest laughter With sonic, pain is fraught ; Our sweetest songs are those which tell of saddest thought. " Yet if we could scorn Hate,...The world should listen then as I am listening now. The " Adonais," written in memory of Keats, one year before Shelley's own death, is not only remarkable...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludweg Beruhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...what is not : Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that toll of saddest thought. Yet if we could scorn Hate , and...world should listen then , as I am listening now. Coleridge. Samuel Taylor Coleridge ward am 20. October 1772 zu Ottery St. Mary in Devonshire geboren,...
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Recollections of a Literary Life, Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1853
...ignorance of pain ? With thy clear keen joyance Languor cannot be : Shadow of annoyance Never come near thee: Thou lovest; but ne'er knew love's sad...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. If there be anywhere a companion poem to this, it is John Keats's " Ode to the Nightingale." Poor John...
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853
...scorn Hate, and pride, and fear ; If we were things born Xot to shed a tear, I know not how thy joys we ever should come near. Better than all measures...harmonious madness From my lips would flow, The world would listen then, as I am listening now. SHELLEY. RETURNING SPRINQ. AH, woe is me ! Winter is come...
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The rhyme and reason of country life, or, Selections from fields old and new

Country life - 1854 - 428 pages
...flow in such a crystal stream ? We look before and after, And pine for what is not : Our sincercst laughter With some pain is fraught ; Our sweetest...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. PIRCT BTMBI SHU.LIT. A LARK SINGING IN A RAINBOW. Fraught with a transient, frozen shower If a cloud...
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Gift of sentiment: a souvenir for 1854

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Gift books - 1854 - 288 pages
...; If we were things born Not to shed a tear, I know not how thy joy we ever should come near. i -i Better than all measures Of delightful sound, Better...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. irV TO VENUS. BT ALBERT PIKE. 0, THOU, most lovely and most beautiful ! Whether thy doves now lovingly...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Poetry - 1854 - 430 pages
...bora Not to shed a tear, 1 know not how thy joy we ever should come near. Better than all measures if Of delightful sound, Better than all treasures That...The world should listen then, as I am listening now THE PRISONER OF CH1LLON. — Byron. SONNET ON CHILLON. THE PRISONER OF OHILLON. The heart which love...
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