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" gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain; youth waneth by increasing: Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And, lovers... "
The Works of George Peele: David and Bethsabe. Battle of Alcazar. Device of ... - Page 213
by George Peele - 1829
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La musa madrigalesca: or, A collection of madrigals, ballets, roundelays ...

Thomas Oliphant - Ballads, English - 1837 - 338 pages
...spurn'd in vain — youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers that fading been ; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His...now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' sonnets turn to holy Psalms : A man-at-arms must now sit on his knees, And feed on prayers, which are old age's...
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Songs from the Dramatists

Robert Bell - Ballads, English - 1854 - 268 pages
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength,...helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family, Volume 2

William Makepeace Thackeray - Domestic fiction - 1855 - 375 pages
...too swift, 0 swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain; youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength,...helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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The Newcomes a history of the Most Respetable Family

A. Pendennis Esq. - 1855
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! Hia youth "gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength,...helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms; A man at anus must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family, Volume 2

William Makepeace Thackeray - Domestic fiction - 1855 - 375 pages
...His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by enereasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen....helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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The Newcomes: memoirs of a most respectable family, Volume 1

William Makepeace Thackeray - Fiction - 1855
...incivaxing. lďeauty. strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen. Duty, failli, love, are root«, and ever green. "His helmet now shall make a hive for bees. And lovera' songs be turned to holy psalms ; Л man at arms must now serve on his knees. And feed on prayers,...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1856
...His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by increasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen;...helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man-at-arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Religion - 1857
...behind the labouring oar — The laggard soul expires without a name. — Dante. INNBE AND OUTEB. — Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers, but fading seen ; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. — JS. Peele. EABNESTNESS. — Better far Pursue a frivolous trade by serious means, Than a sublime...
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Essays on the drama

William Bodham Donne - 1858
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! r His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spumed, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength,...helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man-at-arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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Essays on the drama

William Bodham Donne - Drama - 1858 - 256 pages
...youth waneth by enoreasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen : Duty, faith, lore, are roots, and ever green. " His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man-at-arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which...
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