Tell me not, in mournful numbers,
Life is but an empty dream
For the soul is dead that slumbers,
and things are not what they seem.
Life is real Life is earnest
And the grave is not its goal
Dust thou art to dust returnest,
Was not spoken of the soul.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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