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" Old age hath yet his honour and his toil; Death closes all: but something ere the end, Some work of noble note, may yet be done, Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods. "
Translations [of poems, in various languages] by lord Lyttelton and W.E ... - Page 78
1863
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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - 1867
...Souls that have toiled, and wrought, and thought with me, — That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts, free foreheads, — you and 1 arc old; Old age hath yet his honor and hit toil j Death closes all : but something ere the end,...
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Flosculi cheltonienses: a selection from the Cheltenham college prize poems ...

Cheltenham College - College verse - 1868 - 455 pages
...mariners, Souls that have toil'd and wrought and thought with me — That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts,...Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods. The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks : The long day wanes : the slow moon climbs : the deep Moans round...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - English poetry - 1868 - 379 pages
...mariners, Souls that have toil'd, and wrought, and thought with me — That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts,...Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods. The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks : The long day wanes : the slow moon climbs : the deep Moans round...
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Hospital Days

Jane Stuart Woolsey - Alexandria (Va.) - 1868 - 180 pages
...More things arc wrought by prayer Than this world dreams of. * * * * * Something ere the end, Sonic work of noble note may yet be done Not unbecoming men that strove with gods. Transfers and discharges thinned out the Hospital ranks. Two hundred and ninety men went in one day....
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Vashti, Or, "Until Death Us Do Part": A Novel

Augusta Jane Evans - 1879 - 8 pages
...closing lines of ' Ulysses ' nobly refute all the numbing heresy of the ' Lotos Eaters,' — . . . . ' But something ere the end, Some work of noble note may yet be done. That which wo arc, wo ara ; One equal tempter of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, bat strong...
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Homer: The Odyssey

William Lucas Collins - 1870 - 136 pages
...frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed The metaphor is Homer's, Odyss. xi. 124. Free hearts, free foreheads — you and I are old...the end, Some work of noble note, may yet be done. Tis not too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite The sounding furrows...
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Homer: The Odyssey

William Lucas Collins - 1870 - 136 pages
...frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed * The metaphor is Homer's, Odyss. xi. 124. Free hearts, free foreheads— you and I are old :...the end, Some work of noble note, may yet be done. Tis not too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite • The sounding...
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - 1870
...mariners, Souls that have toiled, and wrought, and thought with me, That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts,...foreheads, — you and I are old ; Old age hath yet his honor and his toil ; Death closes all : but something ere the end, Some work of noble note, may yet...
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Hospital Days

1870
...many ways. Pray for my soul. More things are wrought by prayer Than this world dreams of. * * * * * * Something ere the end, Some work of noble note may...be done Not unbecoming men that strove with gods. Transfers and discharges thinned the Hospital ranks. Two hundred and ninety men went in one day. Wardmasters...
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The Poetical Works

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1870 - 246 pages
...have toll'd, and wrought, and thought with me— That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder und the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts, free foreheads— you and I are old ; Uld age hath yet his honor and his toil; Death closes all: but something ere the end, Some work of...
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