farewells

A Quote by John Milton on farewells, happiness, and joy

Farewell happy fields, Where joy forever dwells: hail, horrors!

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 249.

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A Quote by Isadora Duncan on farewells, friendship, and glory

Adieu, mes amis. Je vais la gloire. (Farewell, my friends! I go to glory!)

Isadora Duncan

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A Quote by Isaac Watts on clarity, farewells, and fear

When I can read my title clear To mansions in the skies, I'll bid farewell to every fear, And wipe my weeping eyes.

Isaac Watts (1674 - 1748)

Source: Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Book ii. Hymn 65.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on death and farewells

The air is full of farewells to the dying, And mournings for the dead.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: Resignation.

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A Quote by Charles Lamb on darkness, daughters, and farewells

Farewell, farewell to thee, Araby's daughter! Thus warbled a Peri beneath the dark sea.

Charles Lamb (1775 - 1834)

Source: The Fire-Worshippers.

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A Quote by B. Cybrill on boldness and farewells

When the bold branches Bid farewell to rainbow leaves - Welcome wool sweaters.

B. Cybrill

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A Quote by Allan Ramsay on farewells

Farewell to Lochaber, farewell to my Jean, Where heartsome wi' thee I hae mony days been; For Lochaber no more, Lochaber no more, We 'll maybe return to Lochaber no more.

Allan Ramsay (1686 - 1758)

Source: Lochaber No More, 1724

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A Quote by Alfred Hart Miles on college, day, and farewells

Anchors aweigh, my boys, Anchors aweigh! Farewell to college joys, We sail at break of day.

Alfred Hart Miles (1883 - 1956)

Source: Anchors Aweigh, 1907

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on farewells and luxury

Luxurious lobster-nights, farewell, For sober, studious days!

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: A Farewell to London, 1715

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on farewells, peace, and sleep

Dear, damned, distracting town, farewell! Thy fools no more I'll tease: This year in peace, ye critics, dwell, Ye harlots, sleep at ease!

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: A Farewell to London, 1715

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