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" But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. "
Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron]. - Page 142
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.), Juan (don, fict.name.) - 1823
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Journal of the Conversations of Lord Byron: Noted During a Residence with ...

Thomas Medwin - British - 1824 - 304 pages
...were very nearly making the Emperor of Austria prisoner, though his army consisted of 80,000 men. * " But words are things ; — and a small drop of ink,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." " They beat us in Egypt, and took one of our Generals. Their mode of fighting is not unformidable....
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Journal of the conversations of lord Byron ... in the years 1821 and 1822

Thomas Medwin - 1824
...much changed " since then. I have learned to think " very differently of the cause, — at least * " But words are things ; — and a small drop of ink,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." Don Juan, Canto III. Stanza 88. " of its success. I look upon the Morea " as secure. There is more...
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Conversations of Lord Byron, 1: Notes During a Residence with His Lordship ...

Thomas Medwin - 1824 - 351 pages
...much changed since then. " I have learned to think very differently of * But words are things;—and a small drop of ink Falling, like dew, upon a thought,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." Don. Juan, Canto III. Stanza88. " the cause, — at least of its success. I look " upon the Morea as...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.), J W. Lake - 1825
...others' feeling; but they are such liars, And take all colours—like the hands of dyers. LXXXVIH. But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think; 'T is strange, the shortest letter which man uses Instead of speech, may form a lasting link Of ages;...
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Essay on Language: As Connected with the Faculties of the Mind, and as ...

William Samuel Cardell - Language and languages - 1825 - 203 pages
...portentous eve. Rolling, to Turkey, its waters, yet unstained. The next verse explains its own tenses. " But words are things; and a small drop of ink, Falling,...which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.''' Lord Byron. Are, at all times, according to their general nature. Produces, within a reasonable time...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...sourre Of others' feeling;; but they arc such liars. And take all colours— lute the hands of dyere. But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think ; 'Tie strange, the «hortest letter which man I ii-i, ,i.| of speech, may form a lasting link Of .IL-"-;...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Noël Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...arc such liars, And take all colours— like the hands of dyers. But words nre things, and a email drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps mil lions, think ; I'i.-i strange, the shortest letter which man uses Instead of speech, may form a...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Comprising the Suppressed Poems, Volumes 10-11

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1826
...others' feeling; hnt they are snch liars, And take all colonrs— like the hands of dyers. Lxxxvm. Bnt words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew npon a thonght, prodnces That which makes thonsands, perhaps millions, think; T is strange, the shortest...
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Cain the wanderer: A vision of Heaven: Darkness: and other poems. By-

John Edmund Reade - 1829
...few support it: some words, a few passages — leave impressions which will not be forgotten, " For words are things, and a small drop of ink " Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." The book is thus secretly perpetuated, and lives, merely because it will be heard. Now among such men,...
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The complete works of Lord Byron: including his suppressed poems ..., Volume 4

Baron George Gordon Byron Byron - 1832
...die : A land of slaves shall ne'er be mine — Dash down yon cup of Samian wine ! LXXXVH. Thus sung, or would, or could, or should have sung, The modern...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. 'T is strange, the shortest letter which man uses, Instead of speech, may form a lasting link Of ages...
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