The doing evil to avoid an evil cannot be good.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)
Contributed by: Zaady
We were the first that ever burst Into that silent sea.
Source: The Ancient Mariner. Part ii.
For she belike hath drunken deep/Of all the blessedness of sleep.
Source: The Knight's Tomb
Oh sleep! it is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
Source: The Ancient Mariner. Part v.
And the spring comes slowly up this way.
Source: Christabel. Part i.
A spring of love gush'd from my heart, And I bless'd them unaware.
Source: The Ancient Mariner. Part iv.
Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or imagination, rarely or never.
Often do the spirits of great events stride on before the events. And in today already walks tomorrow.
Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.
The nightmare Life-in-Death was she.
Source: The Ancient Mariner. Part iii.
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