A Quote by Sir Henry Taylor on chance, thought, and world

We figure to ourselves The thing we like; and then we build it up, As chance will have it, on the rock or sand,- For thought is tired of wandering o'er the world, And homebound Fancy runs her bark ashore.

Sir Henry Taylor (1800 - 1886)

Source: Philip Van Artevelde. Part i. Act i. Sc. 5.

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