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'What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all Cram in a day, what his youth took a year to hold.'


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'What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.'


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'A face to lose youth for, to occupy age With the dream of, meet death with.'


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'Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds?'


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'Finds progress, man's distinctive mark alone, Not God's, and not the beast's God is, they are, Man partly is, and wholly hopes to be.'


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'It is the glory and good of Art, That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, to mouths like mine at least.'


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'Thou art my single day, God lends to leaven What were all earth else, with a feel of heaven.'


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'If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.'


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'I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time.'


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'Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.'


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'Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.'


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'Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.'


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'White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life's business being just the terrible choice.'


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'A face to lose youth for, to occupy age With the dream of, meet death with.'


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'A minute's success pays the failure of years.'


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'Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity These are its sign and note and character.'


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'Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity These are its sign and note and character.'


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'Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity These are its sign and note and character.'


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'Take away love and our earth is a tomb.'


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'So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by thee.'


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'Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.'


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'God is the perfect poet.'


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'Earth changes, but thy soul and God stand sure.'


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'I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.'


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'The sea heaves up, hangs loaded o'er the land, Breaks there, and buries its tumultuous strength.'


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'A minute's success pays the failure of years.'


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'Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.'


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'I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time.'


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'Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.'


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'So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by thee.'

 

 

 

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