William Wordsworth

1770 - 1850

A Quote by William Wordsworth

The gentle Lady married to the Moor, And heavenly Una with her milk-white lamb.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Personal Talk. Stanza 3.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on gifts, hope, and nobility

Every gift of noble origin Is breathed upon by Hope's perpetual breath.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: These Times strike Monied Worldlings.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on joy

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And often, glad no more, We wear a face of joy because We have been glad of yore.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Fountain.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on company, fear, necessity, and pain

Who, doomed to go in company with Pain And Fear and Bloodshed,-miserable train!- Turns his necessity to glorious gain.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Character of the Happy Warrior.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on nature

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Thou unassuming commonplace Of Nature.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: To the same Flower.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on boldness and freedom

How does the meadow-flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little flower is free Down to its root, and in that freedom bold.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: A Poet! He hath put his Heart to School.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on affliction, faith, and sorrow

'T is hers to pluck the amaranthine flower Of faith, and round the sufferer's temples bind Wreaths that endure affliction's heaviest shower, And do not shrink from sorrow's keenest wind.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Weak is the Will of Man.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth

The sweetest thing that ever grew Beside a human door.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Lucy Gray. Stanza 2.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on forgiveness, god, and justice

The best of what we do and are, Just God, forgive!

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Thoughts suggested on the Banks of the Nith.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on day and dreams

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Hunt half a day for a forgotten dream.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Hart-leap Well. Part ii.

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