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ABSÁL Aeschylus affections answered Aristotle asked Bacon Beauty Bernard Barton better body called Carlyle Charles Lamb chivalry death Desire Digby doctor doth Euphranor evil exercise Eyes fable face favourite feeling fellow friends George Airy GEORGE CRABBE Goethe hand head heart Heaven honour horse Jeremy Bentham Khayyám kind knew laughing Lexilogus live look Lord Lycion Malik Shah man's matter mind Moon moral nature never night Omar Omar Khayyám once passions perhaps Persian Phidippus Plato Poems poet poetry poor proverb Quaker reason remember replied Rose Rubáiyát SAGE SALÁMÁN says scarce SHAH Sir Lancelot Skythrops Soul spirit suppose sweet talk tell thee thine things thou thought thyself tion told true truth turn verse virtue walk Wine Wisdom wise words write young Youth YUSUF and ZULAIKHA
Side 13 - Into this Universe, and Why not knowing Nor Whence, like Water willy-nilly flowing; And out of it, as Wind along the Waste, I know not Whither, willy-nilly blowing.
Side 164 - ... certain it is that, whosoever hath his mind fraught with many thoughts, his wits and understanding do clarify and break up in the communicating and discoursing with another: he tosseth his thoughts more easily ; he marshalleth them more orderly; he seeth how they look when they are turned into words: finally, he waxeth wiser than himself; and that more by an hour's discourse than by a day's meditation.
Side 148 - Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is in privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business.
Side 11 - I sometimes think that never blows so red The Rose as where some buried Caesar bled; That every Hyacinth the Garden wears Dropt in her Lap from some once lovely Head.
Side 14 - Then to the Lip of this poor earthen Urn I lean'd, the Secret of my Life to learn: And Lip to Lip it murmur'd — " While you live, Drink! — for, once dead, you never shall return.
Side 11 - And those who husbanded the Golden grain, And those who flung it to the winds like Rain, Alike to no such aureate Earth are turn'd As, buried once, Men want dug up again.
Side 20 - Ah Love! could thou and I with Fate conspire To grasp this sorry Scheme of Things entire, Would not we shatter it to bits - and then Re-mould it nearer to the Heart's Desire!
Side 12 - For some we loved, the loveliest and the best That from his Vintage rolling Time hath prest, Have drunk their Cup a Round or two before, And one by one crept silently to rest.
Side 11 - They say the Lion and the Lizard keep The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep ; And Bahram, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, and he lies fast asleep.