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" For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heav'n move, and fountains flow. Nothing we see but means our good, As our delight, or as our treasure; The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. "
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
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Biographical Sketches of Remarkable People: Chiefly from Personal ...

Spencer Timothy Hall - 1873 - 450 pages
...amity, And both with moons and tides. Nothing hath got so far, But Man hath caught and kept it, as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest star. He is in...we see, but means our good, As our delight, or as oar treasure : The whole is, either our cupboard of/oorf, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us...
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Euthanasy: Or, Happy Talk Towards the End of Life

William Mountford - 1874 - 511 pages
...degrees of intelligence, to where there is not darkness enough for a doubt to be in. CHAPTER XXVIII. For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven...fountains flow. Nothing we see but means our good, Aa our delight, or as our treasure : The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure....
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 29

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1874
...Herbert, who himself possessed some share of the mystic gin :— ELIZABETH BABBETT BBOWNING. 471 For ns the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move,...fountains flow ; Nothing we see, but means our good, As onr delight, or as our treasure ;, The whole is either onr cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure....
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The Complete Works in Verse and Prose of George Herbert, Volume 1

George Herbert - 1874
...got so farre But Man hath caught and kept it as his prey; 20 His eyes dismount the highest starre ; He is in little all the sphere; Herbs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Finde their acquaintance there. For us the windes do blow, 25 The earth resteth, heav'n moueth, fountains...
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The Complete Works in Verse and Prose of George Herbert ..., Volume 2

George Herbert - 1874
..." When we consider man, what" (in grandeur, incomprehensibility, and terror) " are the heavens ?" " For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow." Many of HERBERT'S modern admirers, while quoting the rest of these verses on " Man," omit its last...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875 - 534 pages
...amity, And both with moons and tides. Nothing hath got so far, But man hath caught and kept it as bis prey. His eyes dismount the highest star : He is in...move, and fountains flow; Nothing we see but means OUT- good As our delight, or as our treasure; The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: In Two Volumes, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875
...amity, And both with moons and tides. " Nothing hath got so far But man hath canght and kept it as his prey; His eyes dismount the highest star; He is in...flesh, because that they Find their acquaintance there. u For us, the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow; Nothing we see,...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875 - 534 pages
...amity, And both with moons and tides. Nothing hath got so far, But man hath canght and kept it as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest star: He is in...little all the sphere : Herbs gladly cure our flesh, becanse that they Find their acquaiutance there. For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven...
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Latin Hymns: With English Notes, for Use in Schools and Colleges

Francis Andrew March - 1875 - 333 pages
...: Night draws the curtain ; which the sun withdraws. Music and light attend our head." —29, 30. " For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow." " More servants wait on man Than he'll take notice of. In every path lie treads down that which doth...
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Nature: Addresses, and Lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 372 pages
...amity, And both with moons and tides. " Nothing hath got so far But man hath caught and kept it as his prey ; His eyes dismount the highest star ; He is...As our delight, or as our treasure ; The whole is cither our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed : Night draws the curtain...
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