John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) Robert Browning. (18121889) 7149
Never the time and the place And the loved one all together!
Never the Time and the Place. 7150
But little do or can the best of us: That little is achieved through Liberty.
Why I am a Liberal. 7151
There is no truer truth obtainable 1 By Man than comes of music.
Thomas Osborne Davis. (18131845) 7152
Come in the evening, or come in the morning; Come when youre looked for, or come without warning.
The Welcome. 7153
The starlight of heaven above us shall quiver As our souls flow in one down eternitys river.
Epes Sargent. (18131881) 7154
A life on the ocean wave! A home on the rolling deep, Where the scattered waters rave, And the winds their revels keep! Like an eagle caged I pine On this dull unchanging shore: Oh give me the flashing brine, The spray and the tempests roar!
A Life on the Ocean Wave. 7155
The cold blast at the casement beats; The window-panes are white; The snow whirls through the empty streets; It is a dreary night!
The Hearts Summer.
Note 1. See Bailey, page 722: Music tells no truths. [ back]