Under the yaller pines I house, When sunshine makes 'em all sweet-scented, An' hear among their furry boughs The baskin' west-wind purr contented.
James Lowell (1819 - 1891)
Source: Second Series. The Courtin'. No. x.
Contributed by: Zaady
Earth's noblest thing,-a woman perfected.
Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
Source: Rousseau and the Sentimentalists.
Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.
Source: Democracy and Addresses.
Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen.
It ["The Ancient Mariner"] is marvellous in its mastery over that delightfully fortuitous inconsequence that is the adamantine logic of dreamland.
Zekle crep' up quite unbeknown An' peeked in thru' the winder, An' there sot Huldy all alone, 'Ith no one nigh to hender.
Source: Second Series. The Courtin'.
To win the secret of a weed's plain heart.
Source: Sonnet xxv.
Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion,-emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy.
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