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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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Pickings from the Porfolio of the Reporter of the New Orleans "Picayune" ...

D. Corcoran - American wit and humor - 1846 - 216 pages
...you." Lavina. — ' Dost thou deem It such an easy task for the fond breast To root affection out t They sin who tell us love can die ; With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity.' " " Lavina," said the Recorder, " you may go : I shall be bail myself that Mrs. Harley won't assault...
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The Laureates of England, from Ben Jonson to Alfred Tennyson

Poets laureate - 1895 - 459 pages
...eyes half-closed for pleasure, would he stand Courting the pressure of her gentle hand. FROM KEHAMA. THEY sin who tell us Love can die : With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. Love is indestructible : Its holy flame forever burneth ; From Heaven it came, to Heaven returneth....
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The Laureates of England: Ben Jonson to Alfred Tennyson

Frances Louise Morse Howland, Kenyon West - Poets laureate - 1895 - 459 pages
...eyes half-closed for pleasure, would he stand Courting the pressure of her gentle hand. FROM KEHAMA. THEY sin who tell us Love can die: With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. Love is indestructible : Its holy flame forever burneth; From Heaven it came, to Heaven returneth....
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The Pleasures of Life, Complete

Sir John Lubbock - Conduct of life - 1895 - 332 pages
...to love and live Be one." 3 For does it end with life. A mother's love knows uo bounds. " They err who tell us Love can die, With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. i Bondi. Tr. by Glassfors. ' Tennyson. 3 Swinburne. In Heaven Ambition cannot dwell, Nor Avarice in...
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Studies of the Man Christ Jesus

Robert Elliott Speer - 1896 - 249 pages
...friendship false, and Jesus' true to Judas, and to the eleven whose friendship to Him proved true at last. " They sin who tell us Love can die. With life all other...these passions of the earth, They perish where they had their birth. But Love is indestructible ; Its holy flame forever burneth ; From heaven it came,...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

Mottoes - 1896 - 1178 pages
...world was set in arms • The cause was, — all for love. m. SOOTHEY— All for Love. Pt.II. St. 26. % n. SOUTHEY — Curse of Kehama. Mount Meru. St. 10. Gather the rose of love whilst yet is time. 0....
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Poetry

Charles Mackay - English poetry - 1896 - 633 pages
...thou wert all, And noaght beyond, oh earth I [Roam SOUTHEV. 1774— "843.) LOVE. THEY sin who tell 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 have their birth, But Love is indestructible ; Its holy flame for...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious ..., Volume 1873

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1896 - 772 pages
...those fires : Our honours, interests, resolving down, Run in the gentle current of our joys. SOUTHERN. They sin who tell us Love can die : With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. SOUTHEY : Curse of Kehama. Love is indestructible : Its holy flame forever burneth ; From heaven it...
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Robert Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 302 pages
...lines of touching and singular beauty, 3 has left us a record of how completely his 1 Beginning, " They sin who tell us Love can die, With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity." " Beginning, " My days among the Dead are passed, Around me I behold Where'er these casual eyes are...
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Robert Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 302 pages
...some lines of touching and singular beauty,2 has left us a record of how completely his 1 Beginning, " They sin who tell us Love can die, With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity." 2 Beginning, " My days among the Dead are passed, Around me I behold Where'er these casual eyes are...
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