Gerard Manley Hopkins Quotes
I caught this morning morning's minion, king- dom of daylight's dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding Of the rolling level underneath him steady air, and striding High there, how he rung upon the rein of a wimpling wing In his ecstasy!
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889), British poet. The Windhover (l. 1-5). . . Gerard Manley Hopkins. Catherine Phillips, ed. (1986) Oxford University Press.
Thou art indeed just, Lord, if I contend With thee; but, sir, so what I plead is just. Why do sinners' ways prosper? and why must Disappointment all I endeavour end?
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889), British poet, Jesuit priest. Thou art indeed just, Lord (written 1889), published in Poems (1918).