William Wordsworth

1770 - 1850

A Quote by William Wordsworth on heart

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Sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Lines completed a few miles above Tintern Abbey.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on losing

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Or shipwrecked, kindles on the coast False fires, that others may be lost.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: To the Lady Fleming.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on silence

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The silence that is in the starry sky.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Song at the Feast of Broughton Castle.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on mind, silence, and thought

O Reader! had you in your mind Such stores as silent thought can bring, O gentle Reader! you would find A tale in everything.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Simon Lee.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on children, death, life, and simplicity

A simple child That lightly draws its breath, And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death?

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: We are Seven.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on heart, power, and simplicity

How many undervalue the power of simplicity ! But it is the real key to the heart.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on brides, children, hope, and society

Society became my glittering bride, And airy hopes my children.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Excursion. Book iii.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on heart

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The soft blue sky did never melt Into his heart; he never felt The witchery of the soft blue sky!

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Peter Bell. Part i. Stanza 15.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on charm, music, and shyness

Soft is the music that would charm forever; The flower of sweetest smell is shy and lowly.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Not Love, not War.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on fame, joy, and singers

A famous man is Robin Hood, The English ballad-singer's joy.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Rob Roy's Grave.

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