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" But quiet to quick bosoms is a hell, And there hath been thy bane ; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its own narrow being, but aspire Beyond the fitting medium of desire ; And, but once kindled, quenchless evermore, Preys... "
The bachelor's wife, a selection of curious and interesting extracts - Page 402
by John Galt - 1824
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1874
...bereft of the Divine Presence, such should be an object of our effort to attain. " There is a fire And motion of the soul, which will not dwell In its...evermore — Preys upon high adventure, nor can tire Of ought but rest." Herein lies danger ; and the example of Swedenborg, in regard to a particular order...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1816
...extremely felicitous. " But quiet to quick bosoms is a hell, And there hath been thy bane; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its own narrow being, but aspire And, but once kindled, quenchless evermore, Beyoud the fitting medium of desire ; Of aught but rest:...
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The Monthly Review

1816
...The same, and still the more, the more it breaks ; And thus the heart will do which not forsakes.' ' a fever at the core Fatal to him who bears, to all who ever bore' — (what?) P. *4. ' Twas not for fiction chose Rousseau this spot.' P. 57. ' as it is, ' I know not...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 85

1859
...he desires another port. Some call this restlessness, discontent, and it has been declared to be " A fever at the core, Fatal to him who bears, to all that ever bore." And while we do not agree with this, we say that if we sailors do not always know...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...wide adcu. ' XLII. But quiet to quick bosoms is a hell, And there hath been thy bane ; th*re is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell in its...nor can tire Of aught but rest; a fever at the core, 1'utal to him who bears, to all who ever bore. XLIII. This jnakrs the madmen who have made men^mad...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...den. (9) XLII. ' But quiet to quick hosoms is a hell, And there hath heen thy hane ; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its own narrow heing, hut aspire Beyond the fitting medium of desire ; And, hut once kindled, quenchless evermore,...
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821
...wide a den. XLH. But quiet to quick bosoms is a bell, And there hath been thy bane; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its...core, Fatal to him who bears, to all who ever bore. XLIII. This makes the madmen who have made men mad By their contagion ; Conquerors and Kings, Founders...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
...den. (9) XLII. But quiet to quick bosoms is a hell, .And there hath been thy bane ; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its...core, Fatal to him who bears, to all who ever bore. XLIII. This makes the madmen who have made men mad By their contagion ; Conquerors and Kings, Founders...
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The Author's Jewel: Consisting of Essays, Miscellaneous, Literary and Moral

Stephen Simpson - 1823 - 251 pages
...hell, And there hath been my bane ; there is afire And motion of the soul .which will not 'd.aiell In its own narrow being, but aspire Beyond the fitting...adventure, nor can tire Of aught but rest ; a fever at the care, Fatal to him who bears, to a!; who ever bore. Unreasonable desire, or inordinate ambition, how....
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Lord Byron, Volume 1

Louise Swanton-Belloc - 1824
...wide a den. XLII. But quiet to quick besoms is a hell, And there hath been thy bane ; there is a fire And motion of the soul which will not dwell In its own narrow being, but aspire Beyond the fitling medinm of dcsire ; (*) Vov e/. les notes. elle se nourrit de hautes aventures, et ne se lasse...
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