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" Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong, They learn in suffering what they teach in song. "
The Invasion of the Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down ... - Page vi
by Alexander William Kinglake - 1877
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Sommerset House Gazette, and Literary Museum; Or: Weekly Miscellany of the ...

1824
...as in measure were called poetry. And I remember one remark, which then Maddalo made : h said—' Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong : They learn in suliering what they teach in song.' " The following is a quaint imitation of the older English poets,...
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Posthumous Poems

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1824 - 415 pages
...as in measure were called poetry. And I remember one remark, which then Maddalo made : he said — " Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong : They learn in suffering what they teach in song." If I had been an unconnected man, I, from this moment, should have...
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Jerningham; or, The inconsistent man [by sir J.W. Kaye].

John William Kaye (sir.), Claude Jerningham (fict. name.) - 1836
..." Sorrow is egotistical, Margaret. Poetry is the child of sorrow ; — your own poet has said that Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong ; They learn in suffering what they teach iu song. It is very true, Margaret, but it is strange that they should desire...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1839 - 363 pages
...as in measure were ealled poetry. And I remember one remark, which then Maddalo made : he said — " Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong : They learn in suffering what they teach in song." If I had been an unconnected man, I, from the moment, should have...
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Calcutta Monthly Journal and General Register ...

1839
...poet." " Sorrow is egotistical, Margaret. Poetry is the child of sorrow ; your own poet has said that Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong ; They learn in suffering what they teach in song. It isvery true, Margaret, but it is strange that they should desire...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 12

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1847
...for the motto at once of its life and its poetry, " Perfect through suffering. " Shelley says : — " Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong : They learn in suffering what they teach in song." But wrong is not always the stern schoolmistress of song. There...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1888
...This is the meaning the word now bears. The other meaning you mention is not given. GEO. С. PBATT.— Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong ; They learn in Buffering what they teach in song. Shelley, ' Julian and Maddalo.' E. WALPOKD ("A blue moon").— See...
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The Prisoners' Friend: A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Criminal Reform ...

Crime - 1849
...for he had uttered some sweet strains in his cell. He made no reply that we remember. The truth is, " Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong! They learn in suffering what They teach in song." SHELLET. So it is. Adversity refines, strengthens, and purifies...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 6

...addition to which, there is an oft quoted passage in Shelley's "Julian and Maddalo," to the effect that Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong ; They learn in suffering, what they teach In song. Now if these latter opinions be correct, and the essential elements...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 1

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Poets, English - 1849
...in measure were called poetry. Arid I remember one remark, which then Muddalo made : he said — *' Most wretched men Are cradled into poetry by wrong : They learn in suffering what they teach in song." If I had been an unconnected man, I. from the moment, should have...
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