William Wordsworth

1770 - 1850

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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A Quote by William Wordsworth on friendship and service

Small service is true service while it lasts. Of humblest friends, bright creature! scorn not one: The daisy, by the shadow that it casts, Protects the lingering dewdrop from the sun.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: To a Child. Written in her Album.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth

Yon foaming flood seems motionless as ice; Its dizzy turbulence eludes the eye, Frozen by distance.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Address to Kilchurn Castle.

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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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