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" Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove: O, no ! it is an ever-fixed mark, That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every... "
English Lyrics: Chaucer to Poe, 1340-1809 - Page 120
by William Ernest Henley - 1897 - 412 pages
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - 1857 - 424 pages
...Whose worth 's unknown, although his height be taken. Love 's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come ;...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved." It would be difficult to cite a finer passage of moral poetry than this description of the master-passion....
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 42

1857 - 592 pages
...That looks on tempests, and is never shaken ; It is the star to every wandering bark, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not...bending sickle's compass come ; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks. But bears it out even to the edge of doom." — Sonnet 116. All other love compared...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1858 - 736 pages
...That looks on tempests, and is never shaken ; It is the star to every wandering bark, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. CXVII. Accuse me thus : that I have scanted all Wherein I should your great deserts repay ; Forgot...
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The Sonnets of William Shakspere: Rearranged and Divided Into Four Parts ...

William Shakespeare - 1859 - 130 pages
...Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love 's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come ;...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. XCVIII. Accuse me thus ; that I have scanted all WTherein I should your great deserts repay ; Forgot...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 2

Henry Reed - 1860 - 312 pages
...That looks on tempests and is never shaken ; It is the star to every wandering bark, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved." It would be difficult to cite a finer passage of moral poetry than this description of the m aster-passion....
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The Philosophy of Progress in Human Affairs

Henry James Slack - 1860 - 260 pages
...Whose worth 's unknown, although his height be taken. Love 's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come :...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved." A marriage of minds presupposes mental cultivation on both sides, nor can it take place when one mind...
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Poets of England and America; being selections from the best authors of both ...

England - 1860 - 532 pages
...Whose worth 's unknown, although his height be taken. Love 'a not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come ;...edge of doom. If this be error, and upon me proved, 1 never writ, nor no man ever loved. SlIAKSl'liAHE. NOB rural sights alone, but rural sounds, Exhilarate...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - 1860 - 336 pages
...mark, That looks on tempests and is never shaken. It is the star to every wandering bark Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not...bending sickle's compass come. Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom !" But the form of poetic composition...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - 1861 - 356 pages
...That looks on tempests, and is never shaken ; It is the star to every wandering bark Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not...bending sickle's compass come ; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out ev'n to the edge of doom :— If this be error, and upon me...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, from the Text of Johnson ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1862 - 546 pages
..."Whose worth 's unknown, although his height be taken. Love 's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks "Within his bending sickle's compass come ;...upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. CXVII. Accuse me thus ; that I have scanted J all Wherein I should your great deserts repay.; Forgot...
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