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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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The beauties of modern British poetry, systematically arranged by D. Grant

David Grant (of Aberdeen) - 1871
...Things more true and deep Than we mortals dream, Or how could thy notes flow in such a crystal stream? Better than all measures Of delightful sound, Better...harmonious madness From my lips would flow, t"he world would listen then, as I am listening now. SHELLEY THE SKYLARK. JTHEREAL Minstrel! Pilgrim of the sky...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...that tell of saddest thought. Yet if we could scorn Hate and pride and fear, If we were things bom from lawsuits, and the noise Of princes' courts, I...sit by him, and eat my meat ; There sec the sun both scornerof the ground ! Teach me half the gladness That thy brain must know, Such harmonious madness...
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The literary bouquet, gathered from favourite authors

Literary bouquet - 1872
...thought. Yet if we could scorn Hate, and pride, and fear ; If we were things born Not to shed a tear, 1 know not how thy joy we ever should come near. Better...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. Shellev. W VIRTUE'S PRIZE. i J HAT nothing earthly gives, or can destroy The soul's calm sunshine,...
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The School board readers. Standard i(iii-vi), ed. by a former H.M ..., Volume 6

School board readers - 1872
...scorn Hate, and pride, and fear, If we were things born Not to shed a tear, I know not how thy joys we ever should come near. Better than all measures...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. THOMAS HOOD. 1798—1845. Past and Present. I BEMEMBEB, I remember, The house where I was born, The...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1872 - 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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Anthologia Anglica, a new selection from the English poets from Spenser to ...

Anthologia Anglica - 1873
...happy strain ? What fields, or waves, or mountains ? What shapes of sky or plain ? What love of thin« own kind ? what ignorance of pain ? With thy clear...The world should listen then, as I am listening now. FLOWERS OF THE GARDEN. A SENSITIVE PLANT in a garden grew, And the young Winds fed it with silver dew,...
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Encyclopaedia of English and American Poetry: From Caedmon and King Alfred's ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton - American poetry - 1873
...shed a tear, I know not how thy joy we ever could como near. Better than all measures Of delight and ough Phe world should listen then, as I am listening now. Shelley— BWH 1792, Died 1822. 1362— LINES...
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The poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley. Repr., with mem., notes &c

1874
...wine That panted foith a flood of rapture so divine. Chorus Hymenaeal, Or triumphal chaunt, Matched with thine would be all But an empty vaunt, A thing...That in books are found, Thy skill to poet were, thou scomer of the ground ! Teach me half the gladness That mv brain must know, Such harmonious madness...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley; Essays, Letters from Abroad ...

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1874 - 527 pages
...fraught ; Our -«•:!.•! songs are those that tell of saddest thought. ODE TO LIBERTY. 261 sot, Yet if we could scorn Hate, and pride, and fear ;...flow, The world should listen then, as I am listening iiow. ODE TO LIBERTY. Yet freedom, yet, thy banner torn but flying, Streams like a thunder-storm against...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1875 - 352 pages
...are the fountains Of thy happy strain ? What lield»t, or waves, or mountains ? \Vhat shapes of skv or plain? What love of thine own kind ! what ignorance...The world should listen then, as I am listening now ! ONE WORD IS TOO OFTEN PROFANED. OXF. word is too often profaned For ins to profane it, One feeling...
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