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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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The village bridal and other poems. Also, two lectures

James Henry Powell - 1854 - 152 pages
...he commences with the following lines :— "THE PSALM OF LIFE." " Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream ! For the soul is dead...is not its goal ; Dust thou art, to dust returnest, 112 " Not enjoyment, and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way ; But to act. that each to-morrow Find...
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Poems ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854 - 504 pages
...The best-beloved Night ! A PSALM OF LIFE. WHAT THS HE1RT OT -. TELL me not, in mournful numbers, " Life is but an empty dream ! " For the soul is dead...what 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. Not enjoyment,...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter, Volumes 1-2

1854 - 400 pages
...and the full harvest in the world to come. " Life is real ! Life is earnest ! And the grave is not its goal ; 'Dust thou art, to dust returnest,' Was...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or way ; But to act that each to-morrowFind us farther than to-day. " Lives of great men all remind us We can make...
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Letters from Sarawak: Addressed to a Child

Henriette McDougall - 1854 - 164 pages
...FROM SARAWAK, to a <£jillr. MRS. M'DOUGALL. ' Life is real ! Life is earnest ! And the grave is not its goal ; " Dust thou art, to dust returnest," Was...and not sorrow, Is our destined end or Way ; But to act, that each to-morrow Find us farther than to-day.' NORWICH : THOMAS PRIEST, RAMPANT HORSE ST. LONDON...
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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

1855 - 458 pages
...could have stayed with us ! A PSALM OF LIFE.— Langfellow. • 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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The Crisis of Being. Six lectures to young men on religious decision

David Thomas - 1855 - 144 pages
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The poetical works of H.W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 264 pages
...OF LIFE. WHAT THE Hr.AUT OF THE YOTTN%HAN SAID TO THE PSALUI^T. 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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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1855 - 452 pages
...they could have stayed with us ! A PSALM OF LIFE. — Longfellow. 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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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With Prefatory Notice ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 568 pages
...OF LIFE. WHAT THE HEART OF THE YOUNG MAN SAID 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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The North-Carolina Reader: Containing a History and Description of North ...

Clavin Henderson Wiley - 1855 - 380 pages
...it, as now light dispels the dark ! A PSALM Or LIFE. BY LONGFEILOW. 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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