William Wordsworth

1770 - 1850

A Quote by William Wordsworth on nature and teachers

Come forth into the light of things, Let Nature be your teacher.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Tables Turned.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on guidance

A light to guide, a rod To check the erring, and reprove.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Ode to Duty.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on perception

Minds that have nothing to confer Find little to perceive.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Yes, Thou art Fair.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on love

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And you must love him, ere to you He will seem worthy of your love.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: A Poet's Epitaph. Stanza 11.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on music

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When his veering gait And every motion of his starry train Seem governed by a strain Of music, audible to him alone.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Triad.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on rules

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A few strong instincts, and a few plain rules.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Alas! what boots the long laborious Quest?

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on power and words

The intellectual power, through words and things, Went sounding on a dim and perilous way!

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Excursion. Book iii.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on deed, gratitude, kindness, and men

I 've heard of hearts unkind, kind deeds With coldness still returning; Alas! the gratitude of men Hath oftener left me mourning.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Simon Lee.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on good, kindness, life, and love

That best portion of a good man's life,- His little, nameless, unremembered acts Of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Lines completed a few miles above Tintern Abbey.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth

Something between a hindrance and a help.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Michael.

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