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" From too much love of living, From hope and fear set free, We thank with brief thanksgiving Whatever gods may be That no life lives for ever; That dead men rise up never ; That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea. "
The New Jersey Magazine - Page 182
1867
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 97

William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1908
...favourite lines of poetry and so forth ; and in one, still extant, I quoted as my favourite lines : From too much love of living, From hope and fear set...thanksgiving, Whatever Gods may be, That no life lives for ever, That dead men rise up never, That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea. Considerably...
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Poems and Ballads

Algernon Charles Swinburne - Atalanta (Greek mythology) - 1866 - 344 pages
...and fretful, With lips but half regretful Sighs, and with eyes forgetful Weeps that no loves endure. From too much love of living, From hope and fear set...thanksgiving Whatever gods may be That no life lives for ever ; That dead men rise up never ; That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea....
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 74

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1866
...sweeter Than love's, who fears to greet her, To men that mix and meet her From many times and lands. From too much love of living, From hope and fear set...thanksgiving Whatever gods may be That no life lives for ever ; That dead men rise up ncver ; That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea....
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Scott's Monthly Magazine, Volume 4

1867
...PAGE 162 : "And, paven with death, our days are roofed with night."— To VICTOR Iluao. PAGE 192 : " No life lives forever : That dead men rise up, never;...even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea." THE GARDEN OF PROSERPINE. PAGE 206 : "The fashion of fair temples tremulous With tender blood."—...
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Poems and Ballads

Algernon Charles Swinburne - Gay men - 1868 - 344 pages
...and fretful. With lips but half regretful Sighs, and with eyes forgetful Weeps that no loves endure. From too much love of living, From hope and fear set...thanksgiving Whatever gods may be That no life lives for ever ; That dead men rise up never; That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea. Then...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 5; Volume 85

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1872
...upon St. Paul's aspirations for immortality, and others may prefer, in the words of a modern poet, To thank with brief thanksgiving Whatever Gods may be, That no life lives for ever, That (load men rise up never, Thiit even tlio weariest river AVinds somewhere safe to sea...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 5

1872
...upon St. Paul's aspirations for immortality, and others may prefer, in the words of a modern poet, To thank with brief thanksgiving Whatever Gods may be, That no life lives for ever, That dead men rise up never, That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea ! There...
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Essays on Freethinking and Plainspeaking, Issue 71

Leslie Stephen - English essays - 1873 - 362 pages
...of a modern poet, To thank with brief thanksgiving Whatever Goda may be That no life lives for ever, That dead men rise up never, That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea ! There are times at which one conception is most appropriate, and times at which we may prefer the...
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Essays on Freethinking and Plainspeaking, Issue 71

Leslie Stephen - English essays - 1873 - 362 pages
...upon St. Paul's aspirations for immortality, and others may prefer, in the words of a modern poet, To thank with brief thanksgiving Whatever Gods may be That no life lives for ever, That dead men rise up never, That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea ! There...
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The Church Quarterly Review, Volume 14

Arthur Cayley Headlam - Theology - 1882
...this by the force and sincerity of its tone. Mr. Swinburne is great in such a passage as this : — ' From too much love of living, From hope and fear set...thanksgiving Whatever gods may be That no life lives for ever ; That dead men rise up never ; That even the weariest river Winds somewhere safe to sea.'...
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