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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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Cottage verse; a collection of hymns and spiritual songs, ed. by J. Jones

Cottage verse - 1852
...the gloom ; Beyond the confines of the tomb Appears the light of heaven. 240. The World passes away. 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. And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even ;...
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Sunday reading, conducted by J. Kitto

John Kitto - 1853
...truth, the religion of Christ ? And just once more, though a thousand times xquoted before : — " This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...There's nothing true but heaven. " And false the light in glory's plume, As fading hues of Even ; And Love, and Hope, and Beauty's bloom Are blossoms gathered...
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Columbian Historical Novels, Volume 7

John Roy Musick - 1895
...given food and shelter, Christian sympathy, and assured of safety. CHAPTER IV. MR. PARRIS AND FLOCK. And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues...for the tomb, — There's nothing bright but Heaven. — MOORE. THE last expiring throe of a mighty superstition was about to convulse the little society...
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Thomas Moore's Complete Poetical Works

Thomas Moore - English poetry - 1895 - 800 pages
...man's illusion given; 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...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 "re driven,...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Quotations, English - 1895 - 715 pages
...every tournament ; And when one bubble runs foul of another, The weaker needs must break. ST Culeridgt. This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow — There's nothing true but Heaven. T. Moore, The World if all a FUeting Skua Tis a very good world that we live in, To lend, or to spend,...
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Thoughts and Aspirations of the Ages: Selections in Prose and Verse from the ...

William Chatterton Coupland - Religious literature - 1895 - 715 pages
...soul, as borne she springs; — Thy sunshine on her joyful way, Thy Freedom in her wings! XV. HEAVEN. 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 bloom...
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Thomas Moore's Complete Poetical Works

Thomas Moore - English poetry - 1895 - 800 pages
...trembling light, In holy lustre wastes away. THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEETING SHOW. (AIR. — STEVENSON.) 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 ! And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even;...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Poetry

Charles Mackay - English poetry - 1896 - 633 pages
...Thy glories shine. And all things fair and bright are Thine. THIS WORLD IS ALL A FLEET. ING SHOW. L THIS world Is all a fleeting show For man's illusion...deceitful flow, — There's nothing true but Heaven I II. And false the light on glory's plume, As fading hues of even ; And Love, and Hope, and Beauty's...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

Mottoes - 1896 - 1178 pages
...much as I dare ; and I dare a little the more as I grow older. a. MONTAIGNE — Essays. Of Repentance. gh all things differ, all agree. b. POPE— b. MOORS— This World is all a Fleeting Show. Farewell then, verse, and love, and ev'ry toy, The rhymes...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious ..., Volume 1873

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1896 - 772 pages
...sex. OWEN MEREDITH: Lucile. So shall the world go on, To good malignant, to bad men benign. MILTON. This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion...deceitful flow : There's nothing true but Heaven. MOORE. And worldly is that heart, at best, That beats beneath a broider'd veil ; And she who comes...
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