Samuel Rogers

1763 - 1855

A Quote by Samuel Rogers on feeling, hope, love, memory, and music

We love music for the buried hopes, the garnered memories, the tender feelings it can summon at a touch.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Epigram.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers

Mine be a cot beside the hill; A beehive's hum shall soothe my ear; A willowy brook that turns a mill, With many a fall, shall linger near.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: A Wish.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on feeling, music, and soul

The soul of music slumbers in the shell Till waked and kindled by the master's spell; And feeling hearts, touch them but rightly, pour A thousand melodies unheard before!

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Human Life.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on time

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To vanish in the chinks that Time has made.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Pæstum.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on charm, gloom, madness, and melancholy

Go! you may call it madness, folly; You shall not chase my gloom away! There 's such a charm in melancholy I would not if I could be gay.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on memory and time

Sweet Memory! wafted by thy gentle gale, Oft up the stream of Time I turn my sail.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: The Pleasures of Memory. Part ii. i.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on good

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The good are better made by ill, As odours crushed are sweeter still.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Stanza 3.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers

Then never less alone than when alone.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Human Life.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on earth, guidance, and laws

That very law which moulds a tear And bids it trickle from its source,- That law preserves the earth a sphere, And guides the planets in their course.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: On a Tear.

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A Quote by Samuel Rogers on angels, earth, good, love, purity, and thought

She was good as she was fair, None-none on earth above her! As pure in thought as angels are: To know her was to love her.

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855)

Source: Jacqueline. Stanza 1.

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