John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) Mary Howitt. (18041888) 6415
Yes, in the poor mans garden grow Far more than herbs and flowers Kind thoughts, contentment, peace of mind, And joy for weary hours.
The poor Mans Garden.
Sarah Flower Adams. (18051848) 6416
Nearer, my God, to Thee! Nearer to Thee! Een though it be a cross That raiseth me, Still all my song shall be, Nearer, my God, to Thee! Nearer to Thee!
Nearer, my God, to Thee. 6417
He sendeth sun, he sendeth shower, Alike theyre needful to the flower; And joys and tears alike are sent To give the soul fit nourishment. As comes to me or cloud or sun, Father! thy will, not mine, be done.
He sendeth Sun, he sendeth Shower. 6418
Once have a priest for enemy, good bye To peace.
Vivia Perpetua. Act iii. Sc. ii.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton. (18031873) 6419
Rank is a great beautifier.
The Lady of Lyons. Act ii. Sc. i. 6420
Curse away! And let me tell thee, Beauseant, a wise proverb The Arabs have,Curses are like young chickens, And still come home to roost.
The Lady of Lyons. Act v. Sc. ii.