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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 jewel, sacred, domestic, narrative and lyrical poems selected from ...

Jewel - 1839
...On the cold cheek of Death smiles androses are blending, And beauty immortal awakes from the tomb. LOVE'S IMMORTALITY. THEY sin who tell us love can...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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Portfolio of an Artist

American literature - 1839 - 263 pages
...being, and no pure eye can behold it robbed of these, without sorrow and indignation. S. Stickney. THEY sin who tell us love can die. With life all other...In heaven ambition cannot dwell, Nor avarice in the depths of hell. Earthly these passions, as of earth, They perish where they have their birth. But love...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...By death alone to others given, This .moment hath to him restored The early-lost, the long-deplored. They sin who tell us Love can die. With life all other...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 Recognition of Friends in Another World

Benjamin Dorr - Heavenly recognition - 1840 - 83 pages
...heaven's gate, To meet and welcome me." CAROLINE BOWLES. " LOVE NEVER FAILETH." St. Paul. They Bin who tell us LOVE can die, With life all other passions...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 Works of Mrs. Hemans, with a Memoir by Her Sister, and an Essay on Her ...

Mrs. Hemans - 1840
...are falling, When heaven its own is calling, Know then, thy guide is nigh! II.— OH! DROOP THOU NOT. "They sin who tell us love can die, With life all...avarice in the vaults of hell. Earthly these passions, as of earth — They perish where they drew their birth. But love is indestructible! Its holy flame...
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The Works of Mrs. Hemans, with a Memoir by Her Sister, and an Essay on Her ...

Mrs. Hemans - 1840
...falling, When heaven its own is calling, Know then, thy guide is nigh ! II.— OH! DROOP THOU NOT. "They sin who tell us love can die, With life all...avarice in the vaults of hell. Earthly these passions, as of earth — They perish where they drew their birth. But love is indestructible! Its holy flame...
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The Christian Comforter: A Gift for the Afflicted and Bereaved

Henry Bacon - Consolation - 1840 - 216 pages
...it true — true as though God uttered it in every human ear — that true affection never dies. " They sin who tell us love can die — With life all other passions fly ; But this — a flame that ever burneth — From heaven it came, to heaven returneth." And it returns...
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The album of love, containing love thoughts [in verse] by many contributors

Album - 1841 - 80 pages
...All joys but thine and blest Religion's die, The king of woes, pride-humbling poverty ! E. ELLIOTT. They sin, who tell us Love can die : With life all...passions of the earth, — They perish where they had their birth. But Love is indestructible ! Its holy flame for ever burneth : From heaven it came,...
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Gems of sacred poetry [ed. by R. Cattermole?].

Gems - 1841
...holds the situation of poet laureate, which post he has enjoyed for nearly thirty years. LOVE. THBY sin who tell us love can die ; With life all other...avarice in the vaults of hell : Earthly these passions, as of earth, They perish where they have their birth. But love is indestructible ; Its holy flame for...
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Gawthrop's journal of literature, science, and arts

...LOVE. " They sin who tell us Love can die j With life all other passions fly — • All others arc but vanity. \ In Heaven Ambition cannot dwell, Nor...the Earth, They perish where they have their birth. But Love is indestructible ; Its holj- flame for ever burneth, From Heaven it came, to Heaven returnfith...
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