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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 Poetry of Peace

Robert Maynard Leonard - English poetry - 1918 - 128 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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Words that Taste Good

Bill Moore - Poetry - 1987 - 175 pages
...Time too swift! O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst Time and Age hath ever spumed, But spumed in vain; youth waneth by increasing. Beauty, strength,...seen; Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green. Love, hate, nostalgia and death are the great themes. Time is the one great leveller. Time has always...
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English Renaissance Poetry: a Collection of Shorter Poems from Skelton To... (p)

John Edward Williams - English poetry - 1990 - 416 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 increasing. Beauty, strength, youth arc flowers but fading seen; Duty, faith, love are roots and ever green. His helmet now shall make...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...to silver turned; O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ing she planned, In the land where the dead dreams...sadder song; Once more II Trovatore cries A tale of de ChTr; E1L; ELP; FaBoRV; HelP; InPS; NOBE; NoP; OBEV; OBSC; OBWP; PoEL-2; PoRA; TrGrPo PETRARCH (FRANCESCO...
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The Sonnets

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 297 pages
...attached to Polyhymnia (i590): 'His youth 'gainst 241 242 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', and notes how the poem, generally, resonates with A Lover's Complaint, 59-60, and many of the underlying...
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A History of Elizabethan Literature

George Saintsbury - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 488 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...Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen. JDuty, faith, love, are roots, and ever greea. " His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers'...
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Critical Essays on Shakespeare's A Lover's Complaint: Suffering Ecstasy

Shirley Sharon-Zisser - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 203 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...fading seen; Duty, faith, love are roots, and ever green.17 Lee's courtly lyric, addressed to the Queen and performed at the annual Accession Day celebration,...
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