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" Hence, in a season of calm weather Though inland far we be, Our Souls have sight of that immortal sea Which brought us hither, Can in a moment travel thither, And see the Children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. "
Poems - Page 354
by William Wordsworth - 1815
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The Etonian, Volume 1

Winthrop Mackworth Praed, Walter Blunt - 1824 - 446 pages
...Silence." . . And then for the retrospect which a meditative and imaginative mind can exercise : — " Hence in a season of calm weather, Though inland far...travel thither, — And see the children sport upon the shore, \ And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." I am conscious that I have already quoted more...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 95

1825 - 878 pages
...generally reared, are Thoughts that rise To perish never, Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavour, Nor man, nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can e'er root out, abolish, or destroy*. The poet, then, has here something in the human mind by which...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Volume 4

William Wordsworth - 1827 - 418 pages
...eternal Silence : truths that wake, To perish never ; Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavour, Nor Man nor Boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy,...travel thither, And see the Children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore. 10. Then sing, ye Birds, sing, sing a joyous song...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828 - 838 pages
...eternal Silence: truths that wake, To perish never ; Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavour, t turned to thee! And now, with gleams of half-extingnished thou aholish or destroy ! Hence, in a season nf calm weather, Though inland far we he, Our Souls have sight...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 1

1829 - 440 pages
...imaginations reaiize the thoughts in that wonderful Socratic ode of Wordsworth, " Our souls have sight of that immortal sea, Which brought us hither ; Can in...travel thither. — And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." As the sun dropped towards the horizon, the clouds,...
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 1

1829 - 434 pages
...wonderful Socratic ode of Wordsworth, " Our souls have sight of that immortal eea, Which brought us hither ; Can in a moment travel thither, — And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." As the sun dropped towards the horizon, the clouds,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - 1832 - 1022 pages
...the eternal silence: truths that wake, To perish never; Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavor, Nor man nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can utterly abolish or destroy f Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though Inland far we be, Our souls have sight of that immortal...
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Sacred poetry: consisting of selections from the works of the most admired ...

Henry Stebbing - 1832 - 858 pages
...eternal Silence : truths that wake, To perish never : Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavour, Nor Man nor Boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can utterly aholish or destroy! Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland far we he, Our souls have sight...
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Biographia Literaria: Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary ..., Volumes 1-2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1834 - 360 pages
...eternal silence ; truths that wake To perish never : Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavour, Nor man nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy,...— - • • And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." And since it would be unfair to conclude with...
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Sacred History of the World Attempted to be Philosophically ..., Volume 2

Sharon Turner - 1834 - 608 pages
...eternal silence ; truths that wake To perish never ; Which neither listlessness, nor mad endeavor, Nor man, nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with Joy, Can utterly abolish or destroy. 1T Happy will those be in the sterner or sedater portions of their life, who have looked on nature...
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