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coventry patmore Quotes

Coventry Patmore Quotes

Date of Death: 1896-11-26 (Thursday, November 26th, 1896)



    • The sunshine dreaming upon Salmon's height Is not so sweet and white As the most heretofore sin-spotted Soul That darts to its delight Straight from the absolution of a faithful fight.
    • Life is not life at all without delight.
    • To have nought Is to have all things without care or thought!
    • For want of me the world's course will not fail; When all its work is done the lie shall rot; The truth is great and shall prevail When none cares whether it prevail or not.
    • None thrives for long upon the happiest dream.
    • The flower of olden sanctities.
    • Having my law the seventh time disobey'd, I struck him, and dismiss'd With hard words and unkiss'd, -His Mother, who was patient, being dead.
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