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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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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...cold dew, Looks radiantly down on the tears of this world. THIS WORLD II ALL A FLEETINO SHOW. THI« 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 on Glory's...
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History of the Egyptians: From Rollin and Other Authentic Sources, Both ...

Egypt - 1841 - 116 pages
...reader to seek a mansion in the skies. A poet has well tuned his harp to the following strains : '' This 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....
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An Essay on Elocution, Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1842 - 357 pages
...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...beauty's bloom', Are blossoms gathered for the tomb' — There 's nothing bright'. . but Heaven'. Poor wanderers of a stormy day', From wave to wave we...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1843 - 300 pages
...ha (peaks of his crimes, require a high k«y, and great energy. THERE'S NOTHING TRUE BUT HEAVEN. 1. 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. 2. And false the light on...
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Sermons, from the Fowls of the Air and the Lilies of the Field, Or Lessons ...

Samuel Nott - Faith - 1843 - 168 pages
...With promise shine, with warning flow, — Earth will prove TRUE in Heaven ! The light that shines on glory's plume, As fading hues of even ; And love, and hope, and beauty's bloom, Shine in a light, may pass the tomb ; Earth glows more BRIGHT in Heaven ! Poor wanderers of a stormy...
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Sermons, from the Fowls of the Air and the Lilies of the Field, Or Lessons ...

Samuel Nott - Faith - 1843 - 168 pages
...principles, and especially from the plans and expectations of the age.] THIS WORLD. THIS WORLD is not a fleeting show, For man's illusion given ; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, With promise shine, with warning flow, — Earth will prove TRUE in Heaven ! The light that shines...
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Sacred Songs: Adapted to Social Religious Meetings, Sabbath Schools, and ...

Linus Smith Everett - Hymns, English - 1843 - 108 pages
...world ls all u fleet - ing Hhow, For man's il - lu-sion given ; The smiles of joy, the FIRST HYMN. And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even ; And genius' bud and beauty's bloom Are blossoms gathered for the tomb; There's nothing bright but Heaven....
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore - 1844 - 509 pages
...trembling light, In holy lustre wastes away. THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEETING SHOW. (Aia. — STKVEMON.) THIS world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...And Love and Hope, and Beauty's bloom, Are blossoms gather'd for the tomb — There's nothing bright, but Heaven ! Poor wand'rers of a stormy day ! From...
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Ancient History: Containing the History of the Egyptians, Assyrians ...

History, Ancient - 1844
...to the following strains : " This world \a all a Seeting show, For man's illusion given ; The smile of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful...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, Krom...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...thought can soar so /ngVi, К ven like past moments — in eternity. This world — is all a ñeeting show, For man's illusion given; The smiles of joy,...Deceitful shine, deceitful flow — There's nothing we — but Heaven! Am} false the light— on glory's plume. As fading hues of even; And love, and Лорг,...
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