Percy Bysshe Shelley (August 04, 1792 - July 08, 1822)
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Soul meets soul on lovers' lips.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar.
We look before and after, And pine for what is not; Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought
A poet is a nightingale, who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds
Each age tries to form its own conception of the past. Each age writes the history of the past anew with reference to the conditions uppermost in its own time.
Frederick Jackson Turner
Of course the debate and the bitterness is disturbing,
While women weep, as they do now, I'll fight; while children go hungry, as they do now I'll fight; while men go to prison, in and out, in and out, as they do now, I'll fight; while there is a drunkard left, while there is a poor lost girl upon the streets, while there remains one dark soul without the light of God, I'll fight, I'll fight to the very end!