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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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Gems of the Modern Poets: With Biographical Notices

Samuel Carter Hall - 1842 - 440 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. As to the tabor's sound ! We in thought will join...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

John Wilson - 1842 - 414 pages
...are not the ' obstinate questionings,' of which Mr. Wordsworth speaks." The reader proceeded :— " Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." " Well!" exclaimed a sort of neutral personage,...
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Christian Examiner and Theological Review, Volume 14; Volume 32

1842 - 420 pages
...And not in utter nakedness, But trailing clouds of glory do we come, From God, who is our home." " 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." Fiction has, however, always combined with its...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

John Wilson - 1842 - 426 pages
...are not the ' obstinate questionings,' of which Mr. Wordsworth speaks." The reader proceeded : — "Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland...travel thither, And see the children sport upon the shore, And hear the mighty waters rolling evermore." " Well !" exclaimed a sort of neutral personage,...
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Book of the Poets: The Modern Poets of the Nineteenth Century

1842 - 480 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,...destroy ! Hence, in a season of calm weather, Though inland far we be, Our souls have sight of that immortal sea Which Drought us hither ; Can in a moment...
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The Christian Examiner and General Review

Francis Jenks, James Walker, Francis William Pitt Greenwood, William Ware - 1842 - 416 pages
...nakedness, But trailing clouds of glory do we come, Though inland far we be, 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." Fiction has, however, always combined with its...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 47

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - 1887 - 490 pages
...but a return, with larger experience and expanded powers, to the country from whence we set out. " 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." The man who has bathed his soul in the ocean waves...
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The English Journal of Education ..., Volume 1, Issue 1 - Volume 3, Issue 5

1843 - 948 pages
...of — " Thoughts that wake To perish never. Which neither listlessneu nor mad endeavour, Nor roan nor boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy, Can utterly abolish or destroy." I am following your example, in quoting from a poet who, I think with you, has yet to be understood...
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Mental and Moral Culture, and Popular Education

Samuel Sidwell Randall - 1844 - 264 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." 17. Whence is it that, in the advanced stages of existence, the " sere and yellow leaf" of our being,...
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The Living Age, Volume 264

1910 - 848 pages
...fall behind — in feelings which, once kindled In the young. Neither listlessness nor mad endeavor. Nor Man nor Boy, Nor all that is at enmity with joy. Can utterly abolish or destroy. And the crowning merit of its influence is that it affects Intention as well as deed, and, by insisting...
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