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#1. Ah, whither shall a maiden flee, When a bold youth so swift pursues, And siege of tenderest courtesy, With hope perseverant, still renews! - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#2. Creation differs from subsistence only as the first leap of a fountain differs from its continuance. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#3. I drew my bride, beneath the moon,Across my threshold; happy hour!But, ah, the walk that afternoonWe saw the water-flags in flower! - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#4. One fool will deny more truth in half an hour than a wise man can prove in seven years. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#5. The more wild and incredible your desire, the more willing and prompt God is in fulfilling it, if you will have it so. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#6. Science is a line, art a superficies, and life or the knowledge of God, a solid. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#7. Let me love Thee so that the honour, riches, and pleasures of the world may seem unworthy even of hatred - may not even be encumbrances. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#8. To have noughtIs to have all things without care or thought! - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#9. The midge's wing beats to and fro A thousand times ere one can utter O. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#10. Books are influential in proportion to their obscurity, provided that the obscurity be that of inexpressible Realities. The Bible is the most obscure book in the world. He must be a great fool who thinks he understands the plainest chapter of it. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#11. Kind souls, you wonder why, love you, When you, you wonder why, love none We love, Fool, for the good we do, Not that which unto us is done! - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#12. A woman is a foreign land. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#13. If we may credit certain hints contained in the lives of the saints, love raises the spirit above the sphere of reverence and worship into one of laughter and dalliance: a sphere in which the soul says: 'Shall I, a gnat which dances in Thy ray, Dare to be reverent?' - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#14. The sunshine dreaming upon Salmon's heightIs not so sweet and whiteAs the most heretofore sin-spotted SoulThat darts to its delightStraight from the absolution of a faithful fight. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#15. Love wakes men, once a lifetime each; They lift their heavy lids, and look; And, lo, what one sweet page can teach They read with joy, then shut the book. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#16. All reasoning ends in an appeal to self-evidence. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#17. All the love and joy that a man has ever received in perception is laid up in him as the sunshine of a hundred years is laid up in the bole of the oak. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#18. A saint is a person who does almost everything any other decent person does, only somewhat better and with a totally different motive. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#19. The moods of love are like the wind,
And none knows whence or why they rise. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#20. Every evil is some good spelt backwards, and in it the wise know how to read Wisdom. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#21. Ask abundantly, for the measure of your asking shall be that of your receiving. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#22. Great is his faith who dares believe his own eyes. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#23. The modern Agnostic improves upon the ancient by adding "I don't care" to "I don't know. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#24. O, Heart, remember thee That Man is none, Save One. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#25. It is one thing to be blind, and another to be in darkness. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#26. What a Lover sees in the Beloved is the projected shadow of his own potential beauty in the eyes of God. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#27. The ardour chills us which we do not share. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#28. They who ask for no sign shall have many. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#29. The promises of God are samples of what is promised; as a handful of wheat is of the barn. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#30. Uncommon things must be said in common words, if you would have them to be received in less than a century. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#31. For want of me the world's course will not fail;When all its work is done the lie shall rot;The truth is great and shall prevailWhen none cares whether it prevail or not. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#32. How light the touches are that kiss the music from the chords of life! - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#33. The Spirit of man is like a kite, which rises by means of those very forces which seem to oppose its rise; the tie that joins it to the earth, the opposing winds of temptation, and the weight of earth-born affections which it carries with it into the sky. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#34. To one who waits, all things reveal themselves so long as you have the courage not to deny in the darkness what you have seen in the light. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#35. Those who know God know that it is quite a mistake to suppose that there are only five senses. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#36. Then sleep the seasons, full of might; While slowly swells the pod, And rounds the peach, and in the night The mushroom bursts the sod. The winter comes: the frozen rut Is bound with silver bars; the white drift heaps against the hut; and night is pierced with stars. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#37. A moment's fruition of a true felicity is enough and eternity not too much. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#38. Life is not life at all without delight. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#39. Nearly all of our disasters come from a few fools having the courage of their convictions. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#40. To him that waits all things reveal themselves, provided that he has the courage not to deny, in the darkness, what he has seen in the light. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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#41. None thrives for long upon the happiest dream. - Author: Coventry Patmore
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