Thomas Campbell

1777 - 1844

A Quote by Thomas Campbell on mountains

"Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue.

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

Source: Pleasures of Hope, 1799

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A Quote by Thomas Campbell

Oh leave this barren spot to me! Spare, woodman, spare the beechen tree!

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

Source: The beech tree’s Petition

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A Quote by Thomas Campbell on brothers and men

Ye are brothers! ye are men! And we conquer but to save.

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

Source: Battle of the Baltic

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A Quote by Thomas Campbell on danger, departure, and peace

The meteor flag of England Shall yet terrific burn, Till danger's troubled night depart, And the star of peace return.

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

Source: Ye Mariners of England, 1800

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A Quote by Thomas Campbell on bravery, chivalry, and glory

The combat deepens. On, ye brave, Who rush to glory or the grave! Wave, Munich! all thy banners wave, And charge with all thy chivalry!

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

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A Quote by Thomas Campbell on home, mountains, and needs

Britannia needs no bulwarks, No towers along the steep; Her march is o'er the mountain waves, Her home is on the deep.

Thomas Campbell (1777 - 1844)

Source: Ye Mariners of England, 1800

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