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" Some kinder casuists are pleased to say, In nameless print — that I have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven the shortest way; My altars are the mountains and... "
Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron]. - Page 146
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
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A Selection from the Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 320 pages
...nameless print—that I have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven...altars are the mountains and the ocean, Earth, air, stars,—all that springs from the great Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul. Sweet...
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The path on earth to the gate of heaven, essays

Frederick Arnold - 1866 - 494 pages
...conclusions, also state the doctrine : " My altars are the mountains and the ocean ; Earth, air, sea, sky, all that springs from the Great Whole, Who hath produced and will receive my soul." Some well-known lines in Pope's Essay on Man would give a popular notion of Pantheism ; but...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, complete. (Pearl ed.).

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1867 - 738 pages
...have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the propcrcst & # &` & .".(c! hour of twilight ! — in the solitude Of the pine forest, and the silent shore "Which bounds...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 752 pages
...nameless print, that I nave no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven...mountains and the ocean, Earth, air, stars, — all that spring from the great whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul. Byron, DJ in. 120. I heard...
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Byron and the Times; Or, An Apology for Don Juan ...

John W. Thomas - 1867 - 172 pages
...fit to write." — Apology for Smectymnuus, sec. ii., Milton's Works, 1833, p. 84. Note ram, st. 99. My altars are the mountains and the ocean, Earth,...air, stars,— all that springs from the Great Whole, That hath produced, and will receive the soul. —Canto 3, st. 104. These lines arc borrowed from Pope's...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with notes, &c, Issue 35

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1868 - 666 pages
...nameless print—that I have no devotion : But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall h race. Harth, air, stars— all that springs from the great Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the...
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My recollections of lord Byron, and those of eye-witnesses of his life [tr ...

Teresa Guiccioli (contessa.) - 1869 - 480 pages
...that there were irreverent tendencies in his sacred dramas — and finally that his declaration — " My altars are the mountains and the ocean, Earth,...Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul," was hazardous, and almost that of an atheist. Atheist ! he ! who considered atheists fools. On leaving...
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Lord Byron Jugé Par Les Témoins de Sa Vie: My Recollections of Lord Byron ...

Teresa Guiccioli (contessa di) - 1869 - 676 pages
...finally that his declaration— "My altars are the mountains and the ocean, Earth, air, stars,—all that springs from the great Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul," was hazardous, and almost that of an atheist. Atheist! he ! who considered atheists fools. 'On leaving...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Original Editions, with ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1870 - 768 pages
...W. WORDSWORTH'S But set those persons down with me to p:.iy And you shall see who has the property E $ e-rer. Earth, air, stars— all that springs from IM ¿-< Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive...
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Lord Byron, a biography, with a critical essay on his place in literature

Karl Elze - 1872 - 554 pages
...referring to this famous forest in ' Don Juan ' 1 are among the most charming passages of the whole poem. Sweet hour of twilight ! — in the solitude Of the pine forest, and the silent shore Which hounds Ravenna's immemorial wood, Rooted where once the Adriatic wave flowed o'er, To where the last...
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