Edgar Albert Guest Quotes

Inspirational quotes by Edgar Albert Guest

Columbus dreamed of an unknown shore at the rim of a far flung sky.
The timid and fearful first failures dismay, but the stout heart stays trying by night and by day. He values his failures as lessons that teach The one way to get to the goal he would reach.

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As Vanquish'D Erin
 by Thomas Moore

As vanquish'd Erin wept beside
The Boyne's ill-fated river,
She saw where Discord, in the tide,
Had dropp'd his loaded quiver.
"Lie hid," she cried, "ye venom'd darts,
Where mortal eye may shun you;
Lie hid -- the stain of manly hearts,
That bled for me, is on you."
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