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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 Flower of the Mind: A Choice Among the Best Poems

Alice Meynell - English poetry - 1904 - 347 pages
...turned ; O time too swift ! O swiftness never ceasing I His youth 'gainst age, and age at time, hath spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth waneth by increasing...faith, love, are roots and ever green. His helmet now shall make an hive for bees, And lovers' sonnets turn to holy psalms ; A man-at-arms must now serve...
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English Literature an Illustrated Record

Richard Garnett and Edmund Gosse - 1904
...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...seen ; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. 186 Greene's ' ' Frtar Bacon" Lyly as a dramatist A man-at-arms must serve upon his knees, And feed...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 9

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1904
...never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurned, But spurned in vain ; youth warneth by increasing. Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers...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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Songs & Lyrics from the Dramatists, 1533-1777

Ballads, English - 1905 - 242 pages
...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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Little Masterpieces of English Poetry, Volume 3

Henry Van Dyke - American poetry - 1905
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain ; youth waneth by increasing : Beauty, strength,...seen; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. 6 His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And, lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms, A man-at-arms...
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Catherine De' Medici and the French Reformation

Edith Helen Sichel - France - 1905 - 328 pages
...one, but he does not get beyond it, and there is all the difference between this and George Peek's Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen ; Duty, faith, love are roots and ever green. — lines equally characteristic of the school they represent. Nowhere do we feel more strongly the...
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A Sixteenth Century Anthology

Arthur Symons - English poetry - 1906 - 468 pages
...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' sonnets turned to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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A Pageant of Elizabethan Poetry

Arthur Symons - English poetry - 1906 - 412 pages
...hath 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' sonnets turned to holy psalms, A man-at-arms must now serve...
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Travellers Joy

English literature - 1906 - 319 pages
...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...flowers but fading seen ; Duty, faith, love, are roots for ever green. His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And, lover's sonnets turned to holy psalms,...
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The Pilgrims' Way: A Little Scrip of Good Counsel for Travellers

Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch - English literature - 1906 - 329 pages
...too swift, O swiftness never ceasing ! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain ; youth waneth by increasing : Beauty, strength,...seen ; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. A man-at-arms must now serve on his knees, And feed on prayers, which are Age his alms: But though...
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