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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. "
Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence of Sir William Jones - Page 266
by John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806 - 531 pages
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The Varieties of Human Greatness: A Discourse on the Life and Character of ...

Alexander Young - 1838 - 119 pages
..." On parents' knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st, whilst all around thee smiled ; So live, that sinking in thy last, long sleep, Calm thou may'st smile, whilst all around thee weep." He did not wish to see those about him look sad and gloomy. On one occasion...
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The Literary world, conducted by J. Timbs, Volume 1

John Timbs - 1839
...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 those about him look sad and gloomy. On one occasion he said, " I feel no gloom...
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Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch

Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch - Astronomers - 1839 - 168 pages
...— "On parents' knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st, whilst all around thee smiled. So live, that, sinking in thy last, long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, whilst all around thee weep." So likewise there and in his Newton's Principia, we find copied by him...
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Lyric Poetry of Glees, Madrigals, Catches, Rounds, Canons, and Duets: As ...

Songs, English - 1840 - 624 pages
...and Bass.) ON parent knees a naked new-born child Weeping thou sat'st, when all around thee smiled ; So live that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, when all around thee weep. Words by Sir William Jones. (Chappell.) ON MENANDER. CATCH, for 3 Voices.— Dr. HAYES. ON thy sweet...
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Discourses on the Life and Character of John Thornton Kirkland, and of ...

Alexander Young - 1840
..." On parents' knees, a naked, new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st, whilst all around thee smiled ; So live, that sinking in thy last, long sleep, Calm thou may'st smile, whilst all around thee weep." He did not wish to see those about him look sad and gloomy. On one occasion...
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Childhood, a selection from the poets, by H.M.R.

Childhood - 1841 - 80 pages
...JONES. 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 may'st smile, when all around thee wee]). THE MOTHER'S SACRIFICE. " GOD LOVETH A CHEERFUL GIVER." MRS. LH SIGOURNEV. " WHAT shall I render...
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The Pleasant Way

Christian life - 1841 - 172 pages
...the bed of death ; and remember this thought, as expressed by Hafez, the sweet poet of Persia, — " So live, that, sinking in thy last long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, while all around thee weep." Then, should you be spared to wear that "crown of glory," — the venerable...
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Robert Merry's Museum, Volumes 1-2

Samuel Griswold Goodrich, Stephen T. Allen - Children's literature - 1842
...Vision, " 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 may'st smile while all around thee weep." THE beautiful sentiment in the above stanza, translated from the Persian...
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Cyclopædia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...Persian. 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. FRANCIS FAWKES. FRANCIS FAWKKS (1721-1777) translated Anacreon, Sapplio....
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...Fenian. On patent knees, a naked new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled ; while all around thee weep. FRANCIS FAWKES. FBANCIS FAWKES (1721-1777) translated Anacreon, Sappho,...
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