Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" As tho' to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were all too little, and of one to me Little remains: but every hour is saved From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer of new things; and vile it were For some three suns to store and hoard... "
Translations [of poems, in various languages] by lord Lyttelton and W.E ... - Page 76
1863
Full view - About this book

Poems: In Two Volumes, Volume 2

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1863
...•'""How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unburnished, not to shine in use ! As though to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were all too little, and of one to me Little remains . T>ut every hour is saved From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer of new things ; and...
Full view - About this book

Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 2

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...ever when I move. How dull it is to pause, to make an end, to rust unburnish'd, not to shine in use! as tho' to breathe were life. Life piled on life were...one to me little remains: but every hour is saved 526 Passages for Translation from that eternal silence, something more, a bringer of new things ; and...
Full view - About this book

Pencilings and Sketches of the Poets: A Record of Memory and Love

M. T. Downing - English poetry - 1867 - 379 pages
...an end, To rest unburnished not to shine in use ! As though to breathe were life. Life piled on lifo Were all too little and of one to me Little remains; but every hour is saved A bringer of new things, and vile it were For some three suns to store and hoard myself, And this gray...
Full view - About this book

Poems, Volume 1

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - English poetry - 1868 - 879 pages
...ever when I move. How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unburnish'd, not to shine in use ! As tho' to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were...something more, A bringer of new things ; and vile it were And this gray spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge, like a sinking star, Beyond the utmost...
Full view - About this book

On the Principles of Grammar

Edward Thring - English language - 1868 - 368 pages
...p. 264. ULYSSES. Conditional Sentences. Condition implied. Life piled on life Were all too little. Vile it were For some three suns to store and hoard myself. p. 266. Second Clause wanting. As tho' to breathe were life. p. 269. LOCKSLEY HALL. Conditional Sentences....
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1872
...make an end, To rust nnburnish'd, not to ehine In use ! As tho' to breathe were life. Life piled OD life Were all too little, and of one to me Little...bringer of new things; and vile it were For some three eims to store and hoard myself, Aud this gniy spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge, like a...
Full view - About this book

The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 2

Science - 1873
...say : " How dull to pause, to make an end, • To rust nnbnrnished, not to shine in use t As though to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were all .too little, and of one to me Too little remains ; hut every hour is saved • From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer...
Full view - About this book

Living Voices: Selections Chiefly from Recent Poetry

Living voices - English poetry - 1873 - 546 pages
...ever when I move. How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unburnish'd, not to shine in use ! As tho' to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were...some three suns to store and hoard myself, And this grey spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge like a sinking star, Beyond the utmost bound of...
Full view - About this book

The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 2

Science - 1873
...use ! As though to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were all too little, and of one to me Too little remains ; but every hour is saved From that...bringer of new things ; and vile it were For some [few] suns to store and hoard myself, And this gray spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge like...
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1873
...dnll it is to pause, to make an end, To rnat imlninii-h'rt, not to shine in nee ! As tho' to hreathe were life. Life piled on life Were all too little, and of one to me Little remaius : hnt every honr is saved From that eternal silence, something more, A hringer of new things;...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF