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" THIS world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion given; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow, — There's nothing true but Heaven... "
Poems, chiefly lyrical, compiled and arranged by G.H. Strutt - Page 28
by George H Strutt - 1866 - 240 pages
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Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Lorenzo Danford (late a ...

United States. Congress - 1900 - 41 pages
...dignity and the beauty of the hills of old Belmont, I recall the philosophy of Tom Moore's sad poem: This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but heaven. Poor wanderers of a stormy day, From wave to wave we're driven; And fancy's flash and reason's ray...
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The Book of the Future Life

Pauline W. Roose - 1900
...this world. Moore attaches the same unreal character to both the joys and sorrows of this life — " This world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — "fhere's nothing true but heaven ! " " I am very fond of photographs," wrote Longfellow in a letter....
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International Library of Masterpieces, Literature, Art and Rare ..., Volume 22

Harry Thurston Peck - Literature - 1901
...My soul, as home she springs; Thy sunshine on her joyful way, Thy freedom in her wings I ILLUSION. THIS world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There 's nothing true but heaven I And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

Quotations - 1903 - 1158 pages
...all low delay, Where nothing earthly bounds her flight, Nor shadow dims her way. oh that I had Wing_ This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow, — There 'a nothing true but Heaven. Thit World it all a fleeting 8hoğ. Sound the loud timbrel o'er...
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POETRY OF THOMAS MOORE

C. LITTON FALKINER - 1903
...If when all on thee Fix their charmed thoughts alone, SACRED SONGS THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEETING SHOW THIS world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow— There's nothing true but Heaven Î And false the light on Glory's plume, As fading hues of Even ; And Love and Hope, and Beauty's bloom,...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...beautiful, beyond compare, "Will Paradise be found ! The Earth Full of God's Goodness. J. MONTGOMERY. This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow, — There's nothing true but Heaven ! Sacred Songs : The world is all a fleeting show. T. MOORE. Beyond this vale of tears There is a life...
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Irish Literature, Volume 7

Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Charles Welsh, Douglas Hyde, Lady Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche - Authors, Irish - 1904 - 4126 pages
...his pillar of glory, THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEETING SHOW. This world is all a fleeting show, For man 's illusion given ; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There 's nothing true but Heaven ! And false the light on glory 's plume, As fading hues of even...
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Autobiography: Memories and Experiences, Volume 2

Moncure Daniel Conway - Antislavery movements - 1904
...and about death. The world is all a fleeting show For man's delusion given : Its smiles of joy, its tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow, There's nothing true but heaven. I'ma pilgrim, and I'ma stranger, I can tarry, I can tarry but a night Our life is a dream ; Our time...
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Methodist Magazine and Review, Volume 61

1905
...and stability of heaven while at the same time he exhibits too gloomy a view of this present life : " This world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...shine, deceitful flow,— There's nothing true but hĞaven !" When trying to cheer and comfort those whose burdens and sorrows have made life's pathway...
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The Orbit of Life: Studies in Human Experience

William Thomas Herridge - Christian life - 1906 - 147 pages
...any good work to do, wants to have a chance to do it. Thomas Moore once wrote these lines : — " The world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion given,...deceitful flow, There's nothing true but heaven." Now, apart from the fact that such words contain a libel on one province of the universe, they are...
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