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" No spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in its playing nor sinew unbraced. Oh, the wild joys of living ! the leaping from rock up to rock, The strong rending of boughs from the fir-tree, the cool silver shock Of the plunge in a pool's living water,... "
New Outlook - Page 324
1897
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Selections from the Kur-án, Volume 30; Volume 457

Edward William Lane - 1879 - 173 pages
...INDEXES . . . . . .167 INTRODUCTION. I.— THE ARABS BEFORE MOHAMMAD. ' Oh, our manhood's prime vigour ! No spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in...playing nor sinew unbraced. Oh, the wild joys of living I the leaping from rock up to rock The strong rending of houghs from the fir-tree, the cool silver...
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The Garden of India: Or, Chapters on Oudh History and Affairs

Henry Crossley Irwin - 1880 - 350 pages
...abandon himself for a season to the bliss of an existence such as Browning has sung of in " Saul " : — "Oh, the wild joys of living ! the leaping from rock up to rook, • The strong rending of boughs from the fir tree, the cool silver shock Of the plunge in a...
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On the Poet Objective and Subjective: On the Latter's Aim; on Shelley as Man ...

Robert Browning - 1881 - 20 pages
...entitled Saul. Was the full physical life ever more beautifully sung 1 "Oh 1 our manhood's prime vigour 1 no spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in...silver shock Of the plunge in a pool's living water, the hunt of the hear, And the sultriness showing the lion is couched in his lair. And the meal, the...
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A Library of Religious Poetry: A Collection of the Best Poems of All Ages ...

Philip Schaff, Arthur Gilman - 1880 - 1004 pages
...not, still hung there erect. And I bent once again to my playing, pursued it unchecked, As I sang, — ride He sends, and will no longer hide Heaven's deepest mysteries. O loved one, bear, if thou Oil the wild joys of living! The leaping from rock up to rock, The strong rending of boughs from the...
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Papers, Parts 1-4

Browning Society (London, England) - 1881
...entitled Said. Was the full physical life ever more beautifully sungî "Ohl our manhood's prime vigour! no spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in its playing, nor sinew unbraced. Olí, the wild joys of living ! the leaping from rock up to rock, The strong rending of boughs from...
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The Speeches & Table-talk of the Prophet Mohammad

Muḥammad (Prophet) - 1882 - 196 pages
...see the whole life and character of the Bedawy in these lines : — Oh, our manhood's prime vigour I No spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in...Oh, the wild joys of living ! the leaping from rock unto rock, The strong rending of boughs from the fir-tree, the cool silver shock Of the plunge in the...
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The speeches and table-talk of the Prophet Mohammad: chosen and translated ...

Stanley Lane-Poole - 1882 - 200 pages
...see the whole life and character of the Bedawy in these lines : — Oh, our manhood's prime vigour I No spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in...playing nor sinew unbraced. Oh, the wild joys of living 1 the leaping from rock unto rock, The strong rending of houghs from the fir-tree, the cool silver...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Browning, Issue 22, Volume 3

Robert Browning - 1883
...again to my playing, pursued it unchecked, As I sang, — IX. " Oh, our manhood's prime vigour ! N o spirit feels waste, " Not a muscle is stopped in its...silver shock " Of the plunge in a pool's living water, the hunt of the bear, " And the mesl, the rich dates yellowed over with gold dust divine, " And the...
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Studies in a mosque

Stanley Lane-Poole - 1883 - 288 pages
...of a Sabian STUDIES IN A MOSQUE. CHAPTER I. THE ARABS BEFORE ISLAM. Oh, our manhood's prime vigour ! No spirit feels waste, Not a muscle is stopped in...the fir-tree, the cool silver shock Of the plunge in the pool's living water, the hunt of the bear, And the sultriness showing the lion is couched in his...
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Lyrical and Dramatic Poems: Selected from the Works of Robert Browning

Robert Browning - 1883 - 275 pages
...still hung there erect. And I bent once again to my playing, pursued it unchecked, As I sang, — IX. Not a muscle is stopped in its playing, nor sinew...silver shock Of the plunge in a pool's living water, — the hunt of the bear. And the sultriness showing the lion is couched in his lair. And the meal...
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