William Cullen Bryant Quotes

There is a power whose care Teaches thy way along that pathless coast,—
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To a Waterfowl (l. 13-14). . . New Oxford Book of American Verse, The. Richard Ellmann, ed. (1976) Oxford University Press.
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While glow the heavens with the last steps of day, Far, through their rosy depths, dost thou pursue Thy solitary way!
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To a Waterfowl (l. 2-4). . . New Oxford Book of American Verse, The. Richard Ellmann, ed. (1976) Oxford University Press.
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Gaze on them, till the tears shall dim thy sight, But keep that earlier, wilder image bright.
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To Cole, the Painter, Departing for Europe (l. 13-14). . . Norton Anthology of American Literature, The, Vols. I-II. Nina Baym and others, eds. (2d ed., 1985) W. W. Norton & Company.
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Thine eyes shall see the light of distant skies: Yet, Cole! thy heart shall bear to Europe's strand A living image of our own bright land, Such as upon thy glorious canvas lies;
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To Cole, the Painter, Departing for Europe (l. 1-4). . . Norton Anthology of American Literature, The, Vols. I-II. Nina Baym and others, eds. (2d ed., 1985) W. W. Norton & Company.
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Fair scenes shall greet thee where thou goest—fair, But different—
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To Cole, the Painter, Departing for Europe (l. 9-10). . . Norton Anthology of American Literature, The, Vols. I-II. Nina Baym and others, eds. (2d ed., 1985) W. W. Norton & Company.
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I shall see The hour of death draw near to me, Hope, blossoming within my heart,
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To the Fringed Gentian (l. 17-19). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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Thou blossom bright with autumn dew, And colored with the heaven's own blue,
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), U.S. poet. To the Fringed Gentian (l. 1-2). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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