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" Ye stars ! which are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ; for... "
Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ... - Page 283
by Thomas Miller - 1837 - 425 pages
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 20

1850
...Ye stare ! which are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men hb >G 4 ? p yŕ \ Q DrE *E vH<wՊ MVl V #> 򦖧 b8 au o ... 5N )-k ?. I ;!%إv.G {< 2 44b N! ̓ s ) @rW +]-ϑV oU ]r as such love and reverence from afar, That fortune, fame, power, life have named themselves a star....
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 36

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, Timothy Flint, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1850
...express his lofty thoughts : 1 Yi stars, which are the poetry of heaven! A beauly aud a mystery, ye create In us such love and reverence from afar, That...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star I' Why should we, then, give way to the absurdly-named practical spirit of these days? Physical good...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 20

American literature - 1850
...Ye stars ! which are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o erleap their mortal state, And claim a kindred with you ; for ye are A beauty and a mystery, and...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 36

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, Timothy Flint, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1850
...express his lofty thoughts : 1 YE stars, which are the poetry of heaven! A beauty and a mystery, ye create In us such love and reverence from afar, That fortune, fame, power, life, have uamed themselves a start* Why should we, thfti, give way to the absurdly-named practical spirit of...
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Massachusetts Quarterly Review, Volume 3

1850
...felony, but if a critic only slay himself critically, dooming himself to "hoise with his own petard," why 'tis to be forgiven " That in our aspirations to be great, Our destinies o'crleap our mortal state." In a place where there were no Quarterly Journals, the veracious historian...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1851 - 287 pages
...Ye stars ! which are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires, — 'tis to be forgiven, That in our...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a star. LXXX1X. All heaven and earth are still — though not in sleep, But breathless, as we grow when feeling...
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Timethrift; or, All hours turned to good account, conducted by mrs. Warren

Mrs. Warren (Eliza) - 1751
...express his lofty thoughts — " Ye stars which are the poetry of heaven ! A beauty and a mystery, ye create In us such love and reverence from afar, That...fame, power, life, have named themselves a star!" Why should we then give way to the absurdly-named practical spirit of these days? Physical good is...
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A STEP FROM THE NEW WORLD TO THE OLD, AND BACK AGAIN:

HENRY P. TAPPAN - 1852
...are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires,—'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations to be great,...named themselves a star, " All heaven and earth are still—though not in sleep, But breathless as we grow when feeling most; And silent, as we stand in...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volume 1

Beautiful poetry - 1853
...Ye Stars ! which are the poetry of heaven ! If in your bright leaves we would read the fate Of men and empires, 'tis to be forgiven, That in our aspirations...fortune, fame, power, life, have named themselves a stnr. BYRON. NATUBE'S LESSONS. Love had he found in huts where poor men lie ; His daily teachers had...
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...heaven's descent had sloped his westering wheel. Milton. Ye stars which are the poetry of heaven, • ye are A beauty and a mystery, and create In us such...— power — life — have named themselves a star. Byron. And for the stars that gleamed above, They each seemed smiles of heavenly love, Teaching the...
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