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" I stand and look at them long and long. They do not sweat and whine about their condition, They do not lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God, Not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with... "
Earth Prayers: 365 Prayers, Poems, and Invocations from Around the World - Page 252
by Elizabeth Roberts, Elias Amidon - 1991 - 480 pages
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 40, Issue 9

1875
...sweat and whine about their condition ; They do not lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins ; Not one is dissatisfied — not one is demented with the mania of owning things ; Not one is respectable or industrious over the whole earth ;" and the Bowery Transcendentalist sang her creed...
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The Living Age, Volume 128

1876
...awake in the dark and weep for their sins ; They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God ; Not one is dissatisfied — not one is demented with...thousands of years ago ; Not one is respectable or industrious over the whole earth. Wise men have long been, and are likely to be, content to learn from...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 27

Great Britain - 1876
...awake in the dark and weep for their sin3 ; They do not make mo sick discussing their duty to God; Not one is dissatisfied — not one is demented with...thousands of years ago ; Not one is respectable or industrious over the whole earth." Wise men have long been, and are likely to be, content to learn...
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Papers for the times [ed. by W. Lewin]., Volume 2

Walter Lewin - 1879
...for their sins; They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God; Not one is dissatisfied—not one is demented with the mania of owning things ;...thousands of years ago. Not one is respectable or industrious over the whole earth." Note the peculiar echo of the saying of One Other : " Consider the...
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The English Novel and the Principle of Its Development

Sidney Lanier - English fiction - 1883 - 293 pages
...live with animals, they are so placid and self-contain'd : . I stand and look at them long and long. Not one is dissatisfied — not one is demented with the mania of owning things : Not one is respectable or industrious over the whole earth." The Whitman method of reaching naivete is here...
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Parodies of the Works of English & American Authors, Volume 5

Walter Hamilton - English wit and humor - 1888
...lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins, They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God, Not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with...one is respectable or unhappy over the whole earth. So they show their relations to me and I accept them, They bring me tokens of myself, they evince them...
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The New Englander, Volume 43

Criticism - 1884
...for they are about the only animals in the world to whom these words will apply; 'For,' says Whitman, 'not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with the mania of owning things.' But suppose he ģere taking one of his favorite night strolls in the woods of Bengal rather than of...
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Proceedings of the Literary & Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Issue 41

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - Humanities - 1887
...lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins, They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God, Not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with...one is respectable or unhappy over the whole earth. So they shew their relations to me aud I accept them, They bring me tokens of myself, they evince them...
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Proceedings, Volume 41

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1887
...lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins, They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God, Not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with...one is respectable or unhappy over the whole earth. So they shew their relations to me and I accept them, They bring me tokens of myself, they evince them...
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The Magazine of Poetry and Literary Review, Volume 1

American poetry - 1889
...lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins, They do not make me sick discussing their duty to God, Not one is dissatisfied, not one is demented with...one is respectable or unhappy over the whole earth. — Had. SYMPATHY. I have said that the soul is not more than the body, And I have said that the body...
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