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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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The Hymns and Hymn Writers of the Church: An Annotated Edition of the ...

Charles Sumner Nutter, Wilbur Fisk Tillett - Hymn writers - 1911 - 604 pages
...following verses by the author are written In the same strain, and are much admired: This world la all a fleeting show, For man's Illusion given ; The...tomb — There's nothing bright but Heaven ! Poor wand'rers of a stormy day. From wave to wave we're driven. And Fancy's flash and Reason's ray Serve...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn, Anna Lydia Ward - Quotations - 1911 - 761 pages
...ambition, fame, Fighting, devotion, dust, — perhaps a name. 5877 Byron : Don Juan. Canto ii. St. 4 This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven. 5878 ~ Moore : This World is all a Fleeting Show The world is a great poem, and the world's The words...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets: Based Upon Bohn ...

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1911 - 761 pages
...ambition, fame, Fighting, devotion, dust, — perhaps a name. This world is all a fleeting show, <W man's illusion given; The smiles of joy, the tears...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven. 5878 " Moore : This World is all a Fleeting Show The world is a great poem, and the world's The words...
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Why They Fail

A. T. Robinson - Christian ethics - 1912 - 228 pages
...refrain of the poet of the Irish melodies and wail out as some are wont to do: "There's nothing bright but Heaven, And false the light on Glory's plume As fading hues at even. And Love and Hope and Beauty's bloom Are blossoms gathered for the tomb; There's nothing bright...
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The Handbook of Quotations

Quotations, English - 1913 - 250 pages
...garden, That grows to seed; things rank, and gross in nature, Possess it merely. Shakespeare: Hamlet. This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven. Fast by, hanging in a golden chain, This pendant world, in bigness as a star. Milton: Paradise Lost....
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The Development and Growth of City Directories

A. V. Williams - Cities and towns - 1913 - 152 pages
...Preface we find the following: "Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long." "This life is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion given— The smiles of joy, the tears of woe Forever shine, forever flow, There is nothing real but Heaven." James Dale Johnston published the directory...
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Manual Training Magazine, Volumes 3-4

Manual training - 1902
...true education. " This world is but a fleeting show, For man's illusion given. Its smiles of joy, its tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow: There's nothing true but heaven," is its keynote. All was a preparation for the future, to such an extent that nothing was real. In some...
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A Standard History of Georgia and Georgians: Georgia in the realm of ...

Lucian Lamar Knight - Georgia - 1917
...rejected Xazarene at Bethany: "I am the resurrection and the life." "Poor wanderers of a stormy day "And false the light on 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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Father Tom: Life and Lectures of Rev. Thomas P. McLoughlin

Peter P. McLoughlin - 1919 - 400 pages
...rendered by a priest of the true church, whose sole aim was to win souls to God and to teach men that : This world is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...shine, deceitful flow There's nothing true but heaven. As a boy, Father Tom displayed some talent as a singer of comic songs, but his good mother, who was...
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Men and Deeds: The Xaverian Brothers in America

Brother Julian (C.F.X.) - Catholics - 1930 - 539 pages
...of Saint Patrick, and he readily saw with clear vision the truism of his countryman, Thomas Moore: This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but heaven 1 And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even 1 And love and hope and beauty's bloom...
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