William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth

English poet

Lived from: 1770-1850

Category: Poets (Contemporary)

Quotes: William Wordsworth

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    Rapine, avarice, expense, This is idolatry; and these we adore; Plain living and high thinking are no more.
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    She seemed a thing that could not feel the touch of earthly years.
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    Small service is true service, while it lasts.
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    Spires whose silent finger points to heaven.
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    t Is distance lends enchantment to the View.
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    That best portion of a good man's life; His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
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    That blessed mood in which the burthen of the mystery, in which the heavy and the weary weight of all this unintelligible world is lightened.
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    The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
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    The child is father of the man.
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    The child is the father of the man.
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    The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.
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    The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants; and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this.
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    The little unremembered acts of kindness and love are the best parts of a person's life.
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    The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away; than what it leaves behind.
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    The ocean is a mighty harmonist.