Samuel Hoffenstein

1890 - 1947

A Quote by Samuel Hoffenstein on death, life, peace, rest, and sleep

The dead they sleep a long, long sleep; The dead they rest, and their rest is deep; The dead have peace, but the living weep.

Samuel Hoffenstein (1890 - 1947)

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A Quote by Samuel Hoffenstein on death and heart

THE HEART'S DEAD ARE NEVER BURIED.

Samuel Hoffenstein (1890 - 1947)

Source: Summer Day

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A Quote by Samuel Hoffenstein on babies, justice, lies, and men

Babies haven't any hair; Old men's heads are just as bare; Between the cradle and the grave Lies a haircut and a shave.

Samuel Hoffenstein (1890 - 1947)

Source: Song of Faith in the Year After Next, VIII

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A Quote by Samuel Hoffenstein on friendship

I burned my candle at both ends, And now have neither foes nor friends.

Samuel Hoffenstein (1890 - 1947)

Source: Songs of Fairly Utter Despair

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