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" But spurned in vain; youth waneth by increasing; Beauty, strength, youth are flowers but fading seen; Duty, faith, love are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees; And, lovers... "
London Society - Page 152
1888
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The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family, Volume 2

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1869
...to silver turned ; O Time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 6

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1868
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spumed in vain ; youth waneth by increasing. Beauty, strength,...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve...
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The book of birthdays

Book - 1872
...His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain; youth waneth by encreasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers, but fading seen;...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turn'd to holy psalms ; A man-at-arms must now serve...
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Gleanings from many sheaves

A. M. V. - 1873
...happiness, idleness is always misery, 94. Our sufferings come from God ; our sadness from ourselves. 95. Beauty, Strength, Youth, are flowers but fading seen ; Duty, Faith, Love, are roots, and ever green. 96. Woman hears grief, although no word be spoken ; She soothes, without a word, the heart that's broken....
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THE NEWCOMES. MEMOIRS OF A MOST RESPECTABLE FAMILY

WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY - 1874
...to silver turned ; O Time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers' songs be turned to holy psalms ; A man at arms must now serve...
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The Church Quarterly Review, Volume 34

Religion - 1892
...to silver turned ; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by...love, are roots, and ever green. ' His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And, lover's sonnets turned 1 to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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An English Garner: Ingatherings from Our History and Literature, Volume 4

Edward Arber - English literature - 1882
...silver turned. O Time too swift ! O swiftness never ceasing ! His Youth, 'gainst Time and Age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain, Youth waneth by...seen ; Duty, Faith, Love are roots, and ever green. 46 LYRICS, ULEGIES, &C. FROM ["- by J. Dowbnd. His helmet, now, shall make a hive for bees, And lover's...
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The language and poetry of flowers; with a complete vocabulary; together ...

Language - 1877
...With thy heavenly presence blest. Death is life, and labour rest. — Doddridge. Scotch Fir Elevation. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen, Duty, faith, love, are roots, and evergreen. — Peek. Sensitive Plant ... Sensibility. Delicate feelings. Beauty and truth— a violet...
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'Monsieur Love'.

Ethel Coxon - 1879
...shining unmoved beneath the moving wavelets. Two old lines were running in his head as to a tune, " Beauty, strength, youth are flowers, but fading seen ; Duty, faith, love are roots and evergreen." It was better so, he would nerve himself to it ; when they met later in the day that was...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...too swift, О swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain ; youth waneth by increasing : Beauty, strength,...faith, love, are roots, and ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for And, lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve on his...
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