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" Poetry has been to me its own " exceeding great reward:" it has soothed my afflictions, it has multiplied and refined my enjoyments; it has endeared solitude; and it has given me the habit of wishing to discover the Good and the Beautiful in all that... "
Poems, - Page xix
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles Lamb, Charles Lloyd - 1797 - 278 pages
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 2

Literary Criticism - 1797
...neither profit or general fame by my writ, " ings ; and I confider myfelf as having been amply repaid without either. Poetry has been to me its own 'exceeding great reward :' it has foothed my affliftions, it has multiplied and refined my enjoyments ; it has endeared lolitude ; and...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral, & philosophical ...

1834
...else been voiceless music ; then are we grateful to the illustrious dead. Coleridge himself said, ' Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward....given me the habit of wishing to discover the good and beautiful in all that meets and surrounds me.' " " What poetry did for himself, Coleridge has done...
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The Westminster Review, Volume 12

Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring, John Stuart Mill - English literature - 1829
...Coleridge's poems what he says, in the conclusion of his Preface, of poetry itself. The study of his " poetry has been to me its own ' exceeding great reward...enjoyments; it has endeared solitude ; and it has given me (or at least strengthened in me) the habit of wishing to discover- the good and the beautiful in all...
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The Poetical Works of Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats: Complete in ..., Volume 1

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1829 - 575 pages
...expect neither profit or general fame by my writings and I consider myself as having been amply repaid ha« given me the habit of wishing to discover the Good and the Beautiful in all that meets and surrounds...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 42

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1834
...writings ; and I consider myself as having been amply repaid without either. Poetry has been to roe its own 'exceeding great reward:' it has soothed my...endeared solitude ; and it has given me the habit of trishtng to discover the good and the beautiful in all that meets and that surrounds me." Soon after...
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A Collection of Miscellaneous Poems: Moral, Religious, Sentimental, and Amusing

H. S. Gibson - American poetry - 1834 - 156 pages
...<7 OF MISCELLANEOUS POEMS, MORAL, RELIGIOUS, SENTIMENTAL, AND AMUSING. BY HS GIBSON. "The study of Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward ; it has soothed my afflictions ; it has multipliedj^nd refined my enjoyments; it has given me (or at least strengthened in me) the habit to...
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Poems

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1834 - 288 pages
...Coleridge: " I expect from them neither profit nor general fame; and I consider myself amply repaid without either. Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward. It possesses power to soothe affliction, — to multiply and refine enjoyment, — to endear solitude,...
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The ancient mariner, and other poems

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - History - 1836
...fame by my writings; and I consider myself as having been amply repaid without either. Poetry has heen to me its own " exceeding great reward:" it has soothed...enjoyments; it has endeared solitude; and it has given roe the habit of wishing to discover the Good and the Beautiml in all that meets and surrounds me....
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...prayer for you shall be, May you in pious love be all the three. MONTGOMERY. POETRY, says COLERIDGE has been to me, " its own exceeding great reward ;" it has soothed my affliction* ; it has multiplied and refined my enjoyments; it has endeared solitude; and it has given...
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The Book of Gems: The Poets and Artists of Great Britain

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...Illustrations of a passage which prefaces an edition of his Juvenile Verses : " Poetry has heen to me its ' exceeding great reward ;' it has soothed my afflictions...it has endeared solitude ; and it has given me the hahit of wishmg to due-over the good and the heautiful in all that meets and *ummndM me." s >-.-•...
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