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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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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...dark: And thought is lost, ere thought can soar so high, Bren like past moments — in ttfrniiy. Ibis world — is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion given ; The smiles of joy, — the tears of tree, Deceitful sAin«. deceitful flow — There's nothing true — but Heaven.' And false the light—...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...iro*, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow— There's nothing true—but Heaven! And false the light—on glory's plume, As fading hues of even . And love, and hope, and beauty's bloom, Are blojsoms—gathered for the tomb.— There's nothing bright—but Heaven! Poor wanderers—of a stormy...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...high, F.ven like ptut momenta — in eternity. This world— is all a fleeting show, For man's iUution given; The smiles of joy, — the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful _/fc>u> — There's nothing true — but Heaven.' And/ato the light — on glory's plume. As fading...
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Elocution: Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...and dark: And thought is lost, ere thought can soar so high, Kven like past moments — in eternity. This world — is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion given ; The smifa of joy,— the tears of woe, Deceitful thin*, d'-rc-itfiilyfoic*— There's nolAt-iff trut —...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 11

1846
...perhaps in those well-known lines of Moore : " And false the light on glory's plume, Aa fading hues at even ; And love, and hope, and beauty's bloom, Are...for the tomb ; There's nothing bright but heaven." But if the honors which are shown during life are empty and useless, how much more are those that are...
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Practical Elocution

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1846 - 312 pages
...crimes, require a high key, and great energy. 65. THERE'S NOTHING TRUE BUT HEAVEN. — Thomas Moore. 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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The New-England Pocket Songster: A Choice Collection of Popular Songs, New ...

Ballads, American - 1846 - 160 pages
...with three cheers ! Now we sail With the. gale, From the Bay of Biscay O ! NOTHING TRUE BUT HEAVEN. 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 on glory's...
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The United Secession Magazine, Volume 3

1846
...merely in themouth, and bitterness in the latter end. " This world is all a fleeting show, For iintn's illusion given, The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful fluw, There's nothing true but heaven;" Even the innocent gifts of nature and the sanctified bounties...
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Readings in prose and verse: or, No.iv of a new series of school-books

Scottish school-book assoc - Readers - 1847 - 144 pages
...Then, ambition, rue thy lust ! Rise from earth, and wake from dust ! XII_7%« World a Passing Shote. 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 wanderers | of a stormy day, From...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...carcasses To cover our own offspring : in their turns They too must cover theirs ! BLAIR'S Grave. 8. 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. MOORE. 9. Yes, fair as the...
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