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" On parent knees, a naked new-born child Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled ; So live, that sinking in thy last long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, while all around thee weep. "
A Discourse on the Life and Character of the Reverend John Thornton Kirkland ... - Page 96
by Alexander Young - 1840 - 104 pages
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Poems, Volume 2

Samuel Rogers - Fore-edge painting - 1834 - 295 pages
...know, and, if he has, to remember. Thee on thy mother's knees, a new-bora child, In tears we saw, when all around thee smiled. So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Smiles may be thine, when all around thee weep. For my version I am in a great measure indebted to...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
...know, and, if he has, to remember. Thee on thy mother's knees, a new-born child, In tears we saw, when all around thee smiled. So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Smiles maybe thine, when all around thee weep. For my version I am in a great measure indebted to Sir...
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Poems, Volume 1

Samuel Rogers - Fore-edge painting - 1834 - 295 pages
...know, and, if he has, to remember. Thee on thy mother's knees, a new-born child, In tears we saw, when all around thee smiled. So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Smiles may be thine, when all around thee weep. For my version I am in a great measure indebted to...
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The Varieties of Human Greatness: A Discourse on the Life and Character of ...

Alexander Young - Mathematicians - 1838 - 119 pages
...still fresh. It struck me, at the time I read it, that the good physi* Dr. Arbuthnot was an emirfent physician and brilliant wit in the time of Queen Anne,...gloom within me; why should you wear it on your faces 1" And then he called for Bryant's Poems, and desired them to read his favorite piece, " The Old Man's...
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The Varieties of Human Greatness: A Discourse on the Life and Character of ...

Alexander Young - 1838 - 119 pages
...the sentiment so beautifully expressed by Hafiz, the Persian poet, which he loved to repeat : — 1 " On parents' knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping...gloom within me ; why should you wear it on your faces 1 " And then he called for Bryant's Poems, and desired them to read his favorite piece, " The Old Man's...
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Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch

Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch - Astronomers - 1839 - 168 pages
...Saturday Night," and the following stanza of Hafiz, the Persian poet, as given by Sir William Jones : — "On parents' knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping...Calm thou mayst smile, whilst all around thee weep." So likewise there and in his Newton's Principia, we find copied by him verses of Voltaire and other...
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The Literary world, conducted by J. Timbs, Volume 1

John Timbs - 1839
...sentiment so beautifully expressed by the Persian poet, which he loved to repeat : — " On parent knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st,...whilst all around thee smiled : So live, that, sinking ш thy last, long sleep, Calm thou may'st smile, when all around thee weep." He did not wish to see...
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An enlarged edition of Murray's abridged English grammar, by dr. [J.A.] Giles

Lindley Murray - 1839 - 212 pages
...liar to assert the truth ever so earnestly he would scarcely be believed. Upon thy mother's knee, a new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st, whilst all around thee smiled ; So live, that, sinking into death's long sleep, Calm thou may'st smile, whilst all around thee weep. We should be grateful...
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The Church Magazine, Volumes 3-4

Great Britain - 1841
...FROM THE PERSIAN.— Sy Sir W. Jonan In mother's arms a helpless new-horn child, Weeping thou lay'st whilst all around thee smiled ; So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Thou then may'st umile whilst all around thee wccp< THE CABINLT. THE CABINET. THE APOSTOLICAL DYNASTY.—...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 48 pages
...know, and, if he has, to remember. Thee on thy Mother's knees, a new-born child. In tears we saw when all around thee smiled. So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Smiles may be thine, when all around thee weep. For my version I am in a great measure indebted to...
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