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" Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wandering travellers, Is reason to the soul; and, as on high Those rolling fires discover but the sky, Not light us here, so reason's glimmering ray Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way,... "
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ... - Page 403
redigeeritud poolt - 1829
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The Sunday Book of Poetry

Cecil Frances Alexander - 1865 - 335 lehte
...heavenly power, To help us in the evil hour. III THE WRITTEN WORD LIII THE BIBLE Dim — as the borroVd beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wandering...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here ; so reason's glimmering rayWas lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upward to a better day....
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The Poetical Works of William Falconer, 21. köide

William Falconer - 1866 - 236 lehte
...man is to be cheated into passion, but to be reasoned into truth . RELIGIO LAICI. DIM as the borrow'd beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wandering...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here ; so Reason's glimmering ray Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upward to a better day....
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Poetical Works: With a Memoir, 2. köide

John Dryden - 1866
...man is to be cheated into passion, but to be reasoned into truth. RELIGIO LAICI. DIM as the borrow'd beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wandering...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here ; so Reason's glimmering ray t Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upward to a better...
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Man: a Story of Light and Darkness

Rev. Henry GREENE - 1866 - 475 lehte
...beautifully expressed the substance of many of the preceding remarks in the following lines : — " Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely...travellers Is reason to the soul ; and as on high These glittering lights discover but the sky, Not light us higher, so reason's feeble ray But guides...
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Histoire de la littérature anglaise, 3. köide

Hippolyte Taine - 1866
...Que toute Dim as the borrow'd beams of moon and stars To lonely', weary, wand'ring trayellërs, ;' Is reason to the soul : and as on high Those rolling fires discover but the sky, Nor light us here; so Reason's glimm'ring ray Was lent, not tb assure oin- doleful way, : But guide...
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Histoire de la littérature anglaise, 3. köide

Hippolyte Taine - 1866
...la honte. — Que toute 1. Dim as the borrow'd beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wand'ring travellers, Is reason to the soul : and as on high Those rolling fires diseover but the sky Nor light us here; so Reason's glimm'nng ray Was lent, not to assure our doleful...
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Select Academic Speaker: Containing a Large Number of New and Appropriate ...

Henry Coppée - 1867 - 546 lehte
...period arriving when we may see realized those beautiful and powerful words of a great poet : — " Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely,...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here, so reason's glimmering ray Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upward to a better day....
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The Churchman's shilling magazine and family treasury, conducted ..., 1. köide

Robert Hall Baynes - 1867
...faith. It becomes us to instruct them in the superior claims of revelation, and to say, — " Dim 08 the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary,...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here ; so reason's glimmering ray TVas lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upwards to a better...
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The Central literary magazine, 5. köide

Birmingham central literary assoc - 1881
...Catholic communion, he published a piece entitled " The Layman's Faith." This is his declaration : — " Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely,...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here ; so reason's glimmering ray Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way, Out guide us upward to a better day....
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A Critical History of English Literature: The Restoration to 1800, 3. köide

David Daiches - 1979 - 319 lehte
...inadequacy of reason, expressed in couplets as effectively varied in movement as Dry den ever wrote: Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely,...fires discover but the sky, Not light us here, so Reason's glimmering ray Was lent, not to assure our doubtful way, But guide us upward to a better day....
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