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The prose works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Page 3
by Henry Wadsworth [prose] Longfellow - 1861
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Literature in the Common Schools

John Harrington Cox - English literature - 1908 - 249 pages
...and the world seems a reflection itself a broader shadow. We look forward into the lonely coming night. The soul withdraws into itself. Then stars arise and the night is holy." In the sacred hush that follows we "take up the burden of life again," better, nobler, truer, the...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1908 - 644 pages
...enjoyment to enjoyment, but from hope to hope. Johnson. The setting of a great hope is like the getting Franklin. H the evening fall around us, and the world seems but a broader shadow. Longfellow. Used with due...
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Golden Gleams of Thought from the Words of Leading Orators, Divines ...

Rev. S. Pollock Linn - Quotations - 1881 - 446 pages
...than their always knowing, whether in life or art, the way things are going. Buskin. THE setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun the brightness of our life is gone; shadows of the evening fall behind us, and the world seems but a dim reflection itself a broader shadow. We...
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A voice from the past: poems

Eloise Hardy Thatcher - History - 1912 - 131 pages
...better than we, have lived on her wavering promise, having naught else beside Hope." "The setting of a great Hope, is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone !" The brightness of our life is gone ! Yet still we hope, and struggle on. Hope against hope ! for...
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The Overland Monthly

1912
...must be defeated for our own' good. There is always a great sadness in the dying of a great hope. It is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone. Hope is the LIFE. 157 last thing that dieth in man. There are so many humiliations in this world. The...
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Methodist Review, Volume 88

1906
...experiences of his hero in the bereavements through which he had passed, Longfellow says: "The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of life is gone, the shades of evening fall around us, and the world seems but a dim reflection itself...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...Having naught else but Hope. LONGFELLOW The Children of the lord's Supper. L. 230. The setting of LONGFELLOW Hyperion. Bk. I. Ch. I. 14 Who bids me Hope, and in that charming word Has peace and...
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The New Jersey Farmer

David Naar - 1859
...leaves uo trace behind. BEAUTIFUL THOUGHT. The setting of a great hope is like the setting of tho sun. The brightness of our life is gone. Shadows of...evening fall around us, and the world seems but a dull reflection itself a broader shado. Wo look forward into the coming lonely night. Tho soul...
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The Christian pioneer, ed. by J.F. Winks

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1882
...the eternal thought. When wo have God, all is holy, and we are at home. McDonald. The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone, shadows of the evening fall behind us, and the world seems but a dim reflection itself a broader shadow. We...
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Fibre & Fabric: A Record of American Textile Industries in the ..., Volume 10

Textile fabrics - 1889
...Kearney Enterprise. KH.EI- good company and you shall be ol the number. Herbert. THE setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our lite is gone. Longfellow. A man 01 seven years' experience In American woolen mills wants work...
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