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" 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
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...ever when I move. How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unbumish'd, not to shine in use! As tho' to breathe were life. Life piled on life Were...Little remains: but every hour is saved From that etemal silence, something more, A bringer of new things; and vile it were For some three suns to store...
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Byron and the Victorians

Andrew Elfenbein, King Edward VII Professor and President of Clare Hall Gillian Beer - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 285 pages
...collapse: 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. ("Ulysses," 22-26) Their breath is agitation, and their life A storm whereon they ride, to sink at...
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The Paradox of Political Philosophy: Socrates' Philosophic Trial

Jacob Howland - Philosophy - 1998 - 342 pages
...his writings in new and fruitful ways, I shall have achieved my main goal. PART ONE SOCRATES . . . Life piled on life Were all too little, and of one...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...
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The Ideals of Empire: Political and Economic Thought, 1903 - 1913

Ewen Green - Reference - 1998
...has made a classic study of the effect on one kind of temperament ; Rhodes was of sterner stuff : * Life piled on life Were all too little ; and of one...but every hour is saved From that eternal silence. . . . Vile it were For some three suns to store and hoard myself!' So he with Ulysses. The message...
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Method and Morals in Constitutional Economics: Essays in Honor of James M ...

James M. Buchanan, Geoffrey Brennan, Hartmut Kliemt, Robert D. Tollison - Business & Economics - 2002 - 567 pages
.... . . 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...and of one to me Little remains: but every hour is sav'd From that eternal silence, something more, a bringer of new things; and vile it were For some...
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The AP English Language and Composition

Pauline Beard, Robert Liftig, James S. Malek - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 353 pages
...end, To rust unburnished, not to shine in use! As though to breathe were life! Life piled on life 25 Were all too little, and of one to me Little remains:...were For some three suns to store and hoard myself, 30 And this gray spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge like a sinking star, Beyond the utmost...
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西洋文學術語手冊

張錯 - Literature - 2005 - 335 pages
...或留給自己獨嘗‥ 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...silence, something more, A bringer of new things; .... 好沉悶, 去停頓, 去終結, 末揉亮就已生鎊, 俄找沉沙@ 好像屍居餘氣,...
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Allegories of One's Own Mind: Melancholy in Victorian Poetry

David G. Riede - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 226 pages
...move. 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. (11.18-26) The "untravelled world" for which Ulysses yearns is one of the poem's several echoes of...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - Literary Collections - 2006 - 486 pages
...to make an end, To rust unburnish'd, not to shine in use! As tho' to breathe were life. Life pil'd on life Were all too little, and of one to me Little remains: but every hour is sav'd From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer of new things; and vile it were For some...
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New Poetry Works: A Workbook Anthology

Robin Malan - English poetry - 2007 - 290 pages
...this ToCrust unburnished^not to shine in use! image? As ihoTTgli to InfTmii wTii lifei I.ifr |iiJ£H on life Were all too little, and of one to me Little remains: but every hour is saved Why these words? From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer of new things; and vile it were...
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