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" A MIGHTY pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that pain to miss ; But, of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. "
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1857
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Love in Epigram: Sapient Guesses and Foolish Conceits about the Tender Passion

1898 - 248 pages
...place unless one storms it. ANONYMOUS. REASON with Love and register with Woe. WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR. A MIGHTY pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...But of all pains the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. ABRAHAM COWLEY. I WILL love you that I may possess you upon earth, and I will possess...
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For Love's Sweet Sake: Selected Poems of Love in All Moods

George Hembert Westley - 1899 - 186 pages
...sweetheart, despair. Pains of love be sweeter far Than all other pleasures are. DRYDEN THE PAIN OF LOVE A MIGHTY pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that...the greatest pain It is to love, and love in vain. Love in her sunny eyes does basking play ; Love walks the pleasant mazes of her hair; Love does on...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 3

Richard Garnett, Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl - 1899
...glasses there, for why Should ev*ry creature drink but I ? Why, men of morals, tell me why ? GOLD. A mighty pain to love it is, And 'tis a pain that pain to miss ; But of all pain the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. Virtue now, nor noble blood, Nor wit, by love...
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A Book of Epigrams

Ralph A. Lyon - 1902 - 24 pages
...compounds are, Each with its own Existence parts , To find a new one , happier far ! [Thomas Moore A mighty Pain to Love it is , And 'tis a Pain that...the greatest Pain It is to Love , and Love in vain. [Abraham Cowley ON WOMEN AND HYMEN Whether tall men, or short men, are best, Or bold men, or modest...
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A Book of Epigrams

Ralph A. Lyon - 1902 - 24 pages
...compounds are, Each with its own Existence parts , To find a new one , happier far! [Thomas Moore 21 A mighty Pain to Love it is, And 'tis a Pain that...the greatest Pain It is to Love, and Love in vain. [Abraham Cowley ON WOMEN AND HYMEN Whether tall men, or short men, are best, Or bold men, or modest...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

1903 - 1158 pages
...is in the right. POPE : Eszay on Man, epilogue I'M. liut 303. A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss ; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. From Anacnon, vit. Gold. Hope, of all ills that men endure, The only cheap and universal...
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The Banquet Book: A Classified Collection of Quotations Designed for General ...

Cuyler Reynolds - 1902 - 475 pages
...will, And foul fall the man e'er offers them ill. A MIGHTY PAIN A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss ; But, of all pains, the greatest pain Is to love, but love in vain. ABRAHAM COWLEY, Anacreontiques. vii. Gold. A PRESSING LOVER A pressing...
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Elsie's Womanhood: A Sequel to "Elsie's Girlhood"

Martha Finley - 1903 - 343 pages
...cried, lifting a very bright face to his, "what a load you have taken from my mind." CHAPTER EIGHTH. " A mighty pain to love it is And 'tis a pain that pain...But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain." — COWLEY. ONE lovely afternoon in the second week of their stay at Viamede, Mr....
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - 1903 - 1158 pages
...is in the right. POPE : Euuy on Man, epilogue iii. line 303. A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss ; But of all pains, the greatest pain It 13 tO love, but love in Vain. from Anaereon, vii. Gold. Hope, of all ills that men endure, The only...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles G. D. Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - 1904
...Wallenstein, Pt. I. Act ii. Sc. 6. s. T. COLERIDGE. LOVE'S PAINS. A mighty pain to love it is, And't is a pain that pain to miss ; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain. Gold. A. COWLEY. The sweetest joy. the wildest woe is love ; The taint of earth,...
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