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" See the wretch that long has tost On the thorny bed of pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again ; The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening... "
The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature - Page 13
1847
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The Poetical Works

Thomas Gray - 1826 - 134 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise. Humble quiet builds her cell, Near the source whence pleasure flows ; She...
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The Christian Psalmist, Or, Hymns Selected and Original

James Montgomery - 1826 - 456 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise." Gray's Fragment on It cannot be questioned that this is genuine poetry ;...
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The New-York Literary Gazette, and Phi Beta Kappa Repository, Volume 1

1826
...repair his vigour lost, Aod hreathe an.! walk again : The meanest flon'ret of the vale, The limpie note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him areopentos paradise." It is evident that the love of life includes, n some measure, the idea of...
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The Works of Thomas Gray, Esq

Thomas Gray, William Mason - 1827 - 446 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe, and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise. Humble Quiet builds her cell, Near the source whence Pleasure flows ; She...
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The United States Review and Literary Gazette, Volume 2

1827
...'to his steps than the nicely trimmed walk or the velvet lawn. " The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise." Time and space would fail us to enumerate all the inducements presented...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 12

1828
...step he takes affords new delight ; and, in the language of Gray, " The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise." Of the truth of this we have a happy illustration in the following memoir....
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The Annual biography and obituary, Volume 12

1828
...step he takes affords new delight ; and, in the language of Gray, " The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise." Of the truth of this we have a happy illustration in the following memoir....
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 296 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe, and walk again : The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise. SUMMER. THOMSON. FROM brightening fields of ether fair disclos'd, Child of...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...years, is thus introduced at last to a new heaven and a new earth; " The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are op'ning Paradise." The effects of foreign travel have been often remarked, not only in rousing...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...years, is thus introduced at last to a new heaven and a new earth ; " The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are op'ning Paradise." The effects of foreign travel have been often remarked, not only in rousing...
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