Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant way Beyond the limits of a vulgar fate, Beneath the good how far ! — but far above the... Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 68by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pagesFull view
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Pindar, Stephen Instone - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 186 pages
...that Pindar is inimitable: 'Oh! lyre divine, what daring spirit | Wakes thee now? Though he inherit | Nor the pride nor ample pinion, | That the Theban eagle bear | Sailing with supreme dominion | Through the azure deep of air . . .'. In Germany, Goethe (1749-1832) and Holderlin...