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" They sin who tell us Love can die. With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. In Heaven Ambition cannot dwell, Nor Avarice in the vaults of Hell; Earthly these passions of the Earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But Love... "
The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ... - Page 113
by Author of The young man's own book - 1836 - 320 pages
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The Spirit of Life, a Poem: Pronounced Before the Franklin Society of Brown ...

Willis Gaylord Clark - 1833 - 71 pages
...: With a seal of sleep on thy folded eye, While thy spirit is glad in the courts on high. A LAMENT. They sin, who tell us love can die: With life all other passiong ily, All others are but vanity : But love is indestructible : Its holy flame forever burneth...
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National Lyrics, and Songs for Music

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, Mrs. Hemans - Poetry - 1834 - 341 pages
...then, thy guide is nigh ! SONGS OF A GUARDIAN SPIRIT. IL OH ! DROOP THOU NOT ! They sin who tell as love can die. With life all other passions fly ; All...avarice in the vaults of hell. Earthly these passions, as of earth— They perish where they drew their birth. But love is indestructible I Its holy flame...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 14

1834
...some comfort to a sorrowing mother " who has lost her babe in infancy," I shall transcribe them. " They sin who tell us love can die. With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity ; Earthly, these passions of the earth, They perish where they had their birth ; But love is indestructible....
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 27

Robert Walsh, John Jay Smith - American periodicals - 1835
...By death alone to others given, This moment hath to him rcslor'd The early-lost, the long deplor'd. "They sin who- tell us love can die. With life all...the earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But Love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth, From heaven it came, to heaven returneth...
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The Poetry of Life, Volume 2

Sarah Stickney Ellis - Life - 1835
...veneration. We cannot better conclude this chapter than with the following appropriate lines by Southey. " They sin who tell us love can die. " With life all...heaven ambition cannot dwell, " Nor avarice in the depths of hell. " Earthly these passions, as of earth, " They perish where they have their birth. "...
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Didactics: Social, Literary, and Political, Volume 1

Robert Walsh - Conduct of life - 1836
...will never intrude. Truth there is, as well as beauty, in the lines of one of his favourite poets. " They sin who tell us love can die ; With life all...the earth, They perish where they have their birth : But love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth ; From heaven it came, to heaven returneth...
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The volume of the affections; or, Bridal offering

Thomas Harttree Cornish - Women - 1836 - 510 pages
...Love's invention spent, Three themes in one, which wond'rous scope affords. SHAESPEARI. LOVE IMMORTAL. THEY sin, who tell us Love can die : With life all...dwell, Nor Avarice in the vaults of hell. Earthly those passions of the earth, — They perish where they have their birth. But Love is indestructible...
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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans: Complete in One Volume

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, Mrs. Hemans - 1836 - 444 pages
...DROOP THOU NOT! They lin who tell ui love can die. With life all other рамюгш fly ; All olhera are but vanity. In heaven ambition cannot dwell. Nor avarice in the vault! of hell. Earthly theau paMioiu, ai of earth — They perish where they drew their birth. But...
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The scientific reader and practical elocutionist

R T. Linnington - 1837
...will be ; And look beyond this earthly night, To crowns of gold, and bowers of light. EDMESToN. LOVE. They sin who tell us love can die. With life all other...avarice in the vaults of hell. Earthly, these passions are of earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But love is indestructible. Its holy flame...
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Uncle Horace, by the author of 'Sketches of Irish character'.

Anna Maria Hall - 1837
...maid, was something. The motto to one of the poems rivetted her attention. She read it twice : — " They sin who tell us Love can die, With life all other...Ambition cannot dwell, Nor Avarice in the vaults of hellEarthly these passions, as of earth, — They perish where they drew their birth. But Love in indestructible...
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