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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 Preacher.., Volumes 5-6

Sermons, English - 1833
...may well sigh and exclaim — • . " This world all is a fleeting show, For man's delusion giv'n ; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine — deceitful flow, There's nothing troe hut henv'n.'' But come, take down your harp from the willow — adjust its neglected strings —...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1834 - 341 pages
...weep', "Love much'". . .and be forgiven'. SECTION XVIII. There '* nothing true but Heaven. — MOOEE. THIS world is all a fleeting show', For man's illusion given'; The smiles of joy', the tears of wo', Deceitful shine', deceitful flow' — There 's nothing true'. . but Heaven'. And false the light...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore, Including Melodies, Ballads, Etc

Thomas Moore - 1835 - 419 pages
...late Mrs. Sheridan. It is sung to the beautiful old words, " I do confess thou'rt smooth and fair." 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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Psalms and hymns, selected and adapted to the purposes of public worship, by ...

Edward Scobell - 1836
...smiles of joy, and tears of woe Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There's nothing true but heav'n ! And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues...gathered for the tomb, — There's nothing bright but heav'n ! Poor wanderers of a stormy day, From wave to wave we're driven ! Tis Christ alone can light...
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The Philanthropist: Or, Selfishness and Benevolence Illustrated

Philanthropist - 1836 - 389 pages
...poet, in an air admirably adapted to the sentiments : — " This world is all a fleeting show, For our illusion given : The smiles of joy, the tears of woe,...deceitful flow : There's nothing true but heaven." One of the young people at length exclaimed, " Surely, papa, there must be a patriarch in this glen,...
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Gleanings, or A series of tales, principally from the best modern writers ...

J H Hedley - 1836
...FLEETING SHOW. BY THOMAS MOORE. .1 liis world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion given; The smile of Joy, the tears of Woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven! ') Upon his death-bed, Peter is reported to have said, ,,God, I dare trust, will look mercifully upon...
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Religion without gloom, exemplified in a series of sacred lessons, with ...

Religion - 1837
...Christ's sake. Amen. _ HYMNS. THERE'S NOTHING TRUE BUT HEAVEN. This world is all a fleeting show, In man's illusion given ; The smiles of joy, the tears...but heaven ! And false the light on glory's plume, Ať fading hues of even ; And love, and hope, and beauty's bloom, Are blossoms gathered for the tomb...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 5

Literature - 1839
...a beautiful world ! said I, in an ecstacy of delight. " Softly — softly," said a gentle voice, " 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 : as you will find by attending to the " SONG OF THE PANSIES ;...
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Ward's miscellany (and family magazine)., Volume 1

1837
...MELODY," BEGINNING, " The world is all я fleeting show For man's illusion given." The world U not a fleeting show For man's ILLUSION given ; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe. Those as they shine, these as they flow, Should ripen him for heaven. 'Mid clouds and sheen, 'mid blight...
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Tracts, Volume 3

English monthly tract society - 1838
...who sang his exquisite productions in the saloons of grandeur, amid the applauses of beauty : — " This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...And love, and hope, and beauty's bloom, Are blossoms gather'd from the tomb ; There's nothing bright but Heaven ! " Poor wanderers of a stormy day, From...
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