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" They sin who tell us love can die, With life all other passions fly, All others are but vanity. In heaven ambition cannot dwell, Nor avarice in the vaults of hell ; Earthly these passions of the earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But love... "
The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th] - Page 530
1842
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 17

1810
...perish where they have their birth ; But Love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever bilrneth, From Heaven it came, to Heaven returneth Too oft on Earth a troubled guest, At times- deceiv'd, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in Heaven its perfect rest. Oh...
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The Edinburgh annual register, Volume 1, Part 2

1810
...these passions, as of earth, They perish where they have their birth. But Love is indestructible ; Its holy flame for ever burneth, From heaven it came, to heaven rcturneth ; Too oft on earth a troubled guest, At times deceived, at times opprest, It here is tried...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of the Foreign Magazines, Volume 5

Enos Bronson - 1811
...Earthiy these passions of the earth, They perish where they have their birth; But love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth, From heaven it came...deceived, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in heaven its perfect rest. Oh ! when a mother meets on high The babe she lost in infancy,...
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The Curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1811 - 215 pages
...these passions of the Earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But Love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth, From Heaven it came,...returneth ; Too oft on Earth a troubled guest, At times deceiv'd, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in Heaven its perfect rest : It...
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The Curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1811 - 215 pages
...They perish where they have theirbirth ; But Love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burnetb, From Heaven it came, to Heaven returneth ; Too oft on Earth a troubled guest, At times deceiv'd, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in Heaven its perfect rest : It...
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Select Reviews, Volume 5

1812
...Earthly these passions of the earth, They perish where they have their birth; But love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth, From heaven it came...deceived, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in heaven its perfect rest. Oh ! when a mother meets on high The babe she lost in infancy,...
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1865
...ruin, and has nothing in common with the holy flame of which Southey sings as truly as beautifully:— From heaven it came, to heaven returneth ; Too oft...deceived, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified; Then hath in heaven its perfect rest: It soweth here with toil and care, But the harvest-time of Love...
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The American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review, Volume 1

H. Biglow, Orville Luther Holley - 1817
...But love is indestructible. Its holy flame forever bumeth ; From heaven it came, to heaven returned!. Too oft on earth a troubled guest, At times deceived, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in heaven its perfect rest : It Mm a'-; here with toil and care, But the harvest time of...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 87, Part 2; Volume 122

1817
...best Poets » living, to whose praise be it spoken, he hath devoted his muse to religion and virtue, Its holy flame for ever burneth, From heaven it came, to heaven returnetb. It shall rise out of the general ruin, with all its native and original splendour, and be...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Esq. ...: Kehama

Robert Southey - 1818
...these passions of the Earth, They perish where they have their birth ; But Love is indestructible. Its holy flame for ever burneth, From Heaven it came,...returneth ; Too oft on Earth a troubled- guest, At times deceiv'd, at times opprest, It here is tried and purified, Then hath in Heaven its perfect rest : It...
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