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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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Golden Poems by British and American Authors

Francis Fisher Browne - American poetry - 1906 - 526 pages
...wanderings ending, I then shall see Thee, and "be satisfied." ANONYMOUS. THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEETING SHOW THIS world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow, — And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even ; And love, and hope, and beauty's...
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Roger of Fairfield

Virginia Carter Castleman - American fiction - 1906 - 269 pages
...moody expression, and quickly changing the key, she began to sing softly another of Moore 's poems : " 'This world is all a fleeting show, ' ' For man's...Joy, the tears of Woe Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There 's nothing true but Heaven ! " 'Poor wanderers of a stormy day! From wave to wave we're driven,...
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Roger of Fairfield

Virginia Carter Castleman - American fiction - 1906 - 269 pages
...key, she began to sing softly another of Moore's poems : ' ' ' This world is all a fleeting show, i For man's illusion given; The smiles of Joy, the tears...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 Orbit of Life: Studies in Human Experience

William Thomas Herridge - Christian life - 1906 - 147 pages
...Moore once wrote these lines : — " The world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion given, [14] The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine,...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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Men and Things

Hiram Parks Bell - United States - 1907 - 449 pages
...to place we're driven, And fancy's flash and reason's ray Serve but to light the troubled way, — There's nothing true but Heaven. And false the light...glory's plume, As fading hues of even, And love and joy and beauty's bloom Are blossoms gathered for the tomb, — There's nothing lives but heaven. STONEWALL...
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Reminiscences of Famous Georgians: Embracing Episodes and ..., Volume 2

Lucian Lamar Knight - American literature - 1908
...place to place were driven And fancy's flash and reason's ray Serve but to light the troubled way — There's nothing true but heaven. "And false the light...glory's plume As fading hues of even And love and joy and beauty's bloom Are blossoms gathered for the tomb — There's nothing lives but heaven." —Hiram...
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Standard Catholic Readers, Book 5

Mary E. Doyle - Readers - 1909
...balance your eloquence, weighed With the life and the deeds of that high-born maid ? — GERALD GRIFFIN. This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful show, — There's nothing true but Heaven. SAINT AUGUSTINE AND THE ENGLISH Nothing is known of Augustine's...
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My Belief: Answers to Certain Religious Difficulties

Robert Forman Horton - Apologetics - 1909 - 294 pages
...it ? And yet that is the choice which you are counselled to make. As truly as ever in the past : " This world is all a fleeting show, for man's illusion given." The veil of Maya is over it all. You trust it, you lean on it, and it breaks through. You follow it with...
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The Truth about Jesus: Is He a Myth?

Mangasar Mugurditch Mangasarian - Christianity - 1909 - 295 pages
...with the believer: 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. How could people with such feelings labor to improve a world they hated? How could they be in the least...
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Recollections of Alexander H. Stephens: His Diary Kept when a Prisoner at ...

Alexander Hamilton Stephens - Fort Francis E. Warren (Wyo.) - 1910 - 572 pages
...commenced singing7 in my way, whatever happened to occur to me. This morning I began Moore's hymn: This world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven! The very unmusical noise I made, or something else, seemed to excite much astonishment in the guard...
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