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" Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling... "
Outre-mer: a pilgrimage beyond the sea - Page 82
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1835
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Say and Seal

Susan Warner, Anna Bartlett Warner - Mothers and daughters - 1888
...foot of the little paling about the house; its white-sailed craft, its white-winged sea gulls; " Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." Of the two that now entered that little dooryard, one felt all this and one did not. The one who had...
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Kingstoniana: Being Historical Gleanings and Personal Recollections

John Symons (of Hull.) - 1889
...or less, to forget that however distant may be the day, " To this complexion must we come at last." Our lives are rivers, gliding free, To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride. Lie calm and still. FINIS. Page 10, lino 13, read and his nephew Michael. Page 53, line 1, read died at (Nottingham...
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Kingstoniana: being historical gleanings and personal recollections

John Symons - Hull (England) - 1889 - 140 pages
...or less, to forget that however distant may be the day, " To this complexion must we come at last." Our lives are rivers, gliding free, To that unfathomed,...pursues its way, And tinkling rill. There all are fqual ; side by side, The poor man and the son of pride, Lie calm and still. FINIS. Page 10, line...
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Poems and Ballads

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1890 - 295 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that 's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. CO PL AS DE MANRIQUE Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling...
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The Guardian, Volume 16

Conduct of life - 1865
...spared. In this regard all are dealt with alike. The same mean and contemptible inheritance awaits all. "Side by side, The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still." " It is appointed unto all men once to die." Death reigns here a universal conqueror. Because all men...
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Poetical Works

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1891 - 753 pages
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few : Fiction entices...
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History of Spanish Literature, Volume 1

George Ticknor - Spanish literature - 1891
...in solitude over his sorrows, does not even look round for consolation. He says, in his grief, Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...tinkling rill. * There all are equal. Side by side * 368 The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. The same tone is heard, though somewhat...
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History of Spanish Literature, Volume 1

George Ticknor - Spanish literature - 1891
...for consolation. He says, in his grief, Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that iiMl.it homed, boundless sea, The silent grave ; Thither all earthly...tinkling rill. * There all are equal. Side by side * 368 The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. The same tone is heard, though somewhat...
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Treasury of Wisdom, Wit and Humor, Odd Comparisons and Proverbs: Authors ...

Quotations, English - 1891 - 527 pages
...her wonted firmness. Slav. RECEPTACLE FOR ALL. Our lives are rivers gliding free To that unfathom'd, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallow'd up and lost In one dark wave. Longfellow. AN EARTHLY RELBASE. There the wicked cease from...
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The Speaker's garland: comprising 100 choice selections ...

Phineas Garrett - Readers - 1892
...dash themselves to pieces. Shakspeare. He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green. liacon. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Longfellon: Known mischiefs have their cure, but doubts have none ; And better is despair than fruitless...
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