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" Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream! — For the soul is dead that slumbers, And things are not what they seem. Life is real! Life is earnest! And the grave is not its goal; Dust thou art, to dust returnest, Was not spoken of... "
Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek verse, by ... - Page 375
edited by - 1864
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A collection of poetry for the use of juvenile classes, arranged, with notes ...

W H Cordeaux - 1853 - 118 pages
...Avon, in Warwickshire, 1564, and died 1616. THE PSALM OF LIFE. Tell me not, in mournful numbers, " Life is but an empty dream ! " For the soul is dead...they seem. Life is real — life is earnest ! And the grave is not its goal, f1) "Dust thou art, to dust returnest, " "Was not spoken of the soul. Not...
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Flight of Years: A Discourse in the First Independent Church, Baltimore, on ...

George Washington Burnap - 1853 - 424 pages
...familiar to you all ; but they lose nothing by repetition : — " Tell me not, in mournful numbers, ' Life is but an empty dream ; ' For the soul is dead...they seem. • Life is real : life is earnest ; And the grave is not its goal : ' Dust tliou art, — to dust returnest," Was not spoken of the soul. 2...
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Oakfield: Or, Fellowship in the East, Volume 1

William Delafield Arnold - 1854 - 358 pages
...ft. 1927 LONDON : A. ;uvi GA SPOTTISWOODE, New-Strect-Square. " Tell ine not in mournful numbers " Life is but an empty dream ! " For the soul is dead...not sorrow, " Is our destined end or way ; " But to act that each to-morrow " Finds us farther than to-day." LONGFELLOW. TO AP AND ABJ MY DEAR FRIENDS,....
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Oakfield; or, Fellowship in the East, by Punjabee, Volume 1; Volume 48

William Delafield Arnold - 1854 - 348 pages
...LONGMANS. LONDON : A. and GA SPOTTISWOODE, New.Sireei-Square. " Tell ine not in mournful numbers " Life is but an empty dream ! " For the soul is dead...not sorrow, " Is our destined end or way ; " But to act that each to-morrow " Finds us farther than to-day." TO AP AND ABJ MT DEAR FBIENDS, You will be...
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A cyclopædia of sacred poetical quotations, ed. by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia, Henry Gardiner Adams - 1854 - 762 pages
...pilgrimage I fare, Eesolved to find and praise Him everywhere. J. Gostick. Tell me not, in mournful numbers, "Life is but an empty dream!" For the soul is dead...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way, But to act, that each to-morrow Find us farther than to-day. Art is long, and time is fleeting, And our hearts,...
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Hopes and Helps for the Young of Both Sexes: Relating to the Formation of ...

George Sumner Weaver, G. S. (George Sumner) Weaver - 1854 - 252 pages
...spirit with which all youth should be fired. Let us read it and close. Tell me not in mournful numbers^ Life is but an empty dream! For the soul is dead that...and not sorrow Is our destined end or way ; But to act that each to-morrow Find us farther than to day. Art is long, and time is fleeting, And our hearts,...
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The Native Poets of Maine, Issue 288

S. Herbert Lancey - 1854 - 338 pages
...OF LIFE. WHAT THE HEAKT OF THE YOUNG MAN SATO TO THE PSALMIST. TELL me not, in mournful numbers, ' Life is but an empty dream ! ' For the soul is dead...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way ; But to act, that each to-morrow Finds us farther than to-day. Art is long, and Time is fleeting, And our hearts,...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

1854 - 456 pages
...they could have stayed with us ! A PSALM OF LIFE. — Lamgfellaw. TELL me not, in mournful numbers, " Life is but an empty dream ! " For the soul is dead...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way ; But to act, that each to-morrow Find us further than to-day. Art is long, and Time is fleeting, And our hearts,...
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Heroines of the Missionary Enterprise: Or, Sketches of Prominent Female ...

Daniel Clarke Eddy - 1854 - 354 pages
...repeated its truthful stanzas : " Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream ! For tbe soul is dead that slumbers, And things are not what...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way ; But to act that each to-morrow Find us farther than to-day. " Art is long, and Time is fleeting, And our hearts,...
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Exercitationes iambicæ; or Progressive exercises in Greek iambic verse

Edward Rupert Humphreys - 1854 - 486 pages
...ever return again. EXERCISE II. " A Psalm of Life," by LONGFELLOW. Tell me not in mournful numbers, " Life is but an empty dream," For the soul is dead...its goal; " Dust thou art, to dust returnest," Was not spoken to the soul. Not enjoyment, and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way, But to act, that...
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