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" Rhodora! if the sages ask thee why This charm is wasted on the earth and sky, Tell them, dear, that, if eyes were made for seeing, Then beauty is its own excuse for being... "
Select Essays and Poems - Page 96
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1898 - 120 pages
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The Oxford Book of American Poetry

David Lehman, John Brehm - 2006 - 1132 pages
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The Golden Treasury of English Songs & Lyrics - (1861)

Various - 2006 - 448 pages
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The Giant Book of Poetry

William Roetzheim - 2006 - 748 pages
...exists with or without observations of the beauty by people. The purple petals, fallen in the pool, made the black water with their beauty gay; here might...thee why this charm is wasted on the earth and sky, tell them, dear, that if eyes were made for seeing, then Beauty is its own excuse for being: why thou...
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In Search of the Hidden Treasure

George Rapanos - 2006 - 296 pages
...in the woods, Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook, The purple petals, fallen in the pool, Made the black water with their beauty gay; Here might...thee why This charm is wasted on the earth and sky, Tell them, dear, that if eyes were made for seeing Then Beauty is its own excuse for being: Why thou...
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Poetry for the Spirit: Poems of Universal Wisdom and Beauty

Alan Jacobs - 2004 - 244 pages
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From County Line to Barbers Hill: School Days

Elizabeth Lee Gill - 2006 - 134 pages
...this, but LW and Tom don't. Please quit talking." I remember her reciting in her soft southern voice, "Rhodora, if the sages ask thee why/ This charm is wasted on the earth and sky,/ Tell them, deah, that if eyes were made for seeing,/ Then beauty is its own excuse for being." Once...
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An African Journal: A Man with a Real Cheetah Tale

Ben H. Averitt - 2006 - 625 pages
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Reflections on Sage Lake

Joy Rick Atkins - 2006 - 132 pages
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Beauty by Nature

Brigitte Mars - 2006 - 242 pages
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Age-Proof Your Body: Your Complete Guide to Looking and Feeling Younger

Elizabeth Somer - 2006 - 363 pages
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