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TheSeanaMethod: THOUGHT: "The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose." ~ William Cowper

JudgeRight: "When was public virtue to be found when private was not?" William Cowper

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verynicethought: "The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose." — William Cowper

LittletonTodd: Excerpt from William Cowper’s, The Time Piece, offered by Terrence Fretheim “I for a lodge in some vast wilderness, Some boundless contiguity of shade, Where rumor of oppression and deceit, Of unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more. My ear is pained,/1

LittletonTodd: New tumblr post: "Excerpt from William Cowper’s, The Time Piece, offered by..."

PinoyChapter: Absence of occupation is not rest. - William Cowper

SuccessInsiderr: Absence of occupation is not rest. - William Cowper

TeamBwF: Absence of occupation is not rest. - William Cowper

JustCallMe_Ify: Absence of occupation is not rest. - William Cowper

AtomVendor: To grass, or leaf, or fruit, or wall, The snail sticks close, nor fears to fall, As if he grew there, house and all Together. - William Cowper

thequote: Absence of occupation is not rest. - William Cowper

carolannbagan: quote: oh! for a closer walk with God. a calm & heavenly frame; a light to shine upon the road that leads me to the lamb! so shall my walk be close with god, calm & serene my frame; so purer light shall mark the road that leads me to the lamb - William cowper

XianMind: -William Cowper

Chambearlin: Warwickshire Libraries are celebrating Literary Links as part of Heritage Open Days. Therefore, September’s Document of the Month is a lovely book of poems, by William Cowper. To read the full article visit our facebook page at:

charlesheck: “ Behind a frowning providence he hides a smiling face.” (William Cowper)

Mck1124Mike: There is a fountain filled with blood, Drawn from Immanuel’s veins, And sinners plunged beneath that flood Lose all their guilty stains: Lose all their guilty stains, Lose all their guilty stains; And sinners plunged beneath that flood Lose all their guilty stains. William Cowper

hymnquote: Writer/title attribution for five quotes of 9/17: Julia H. Johnston, I will Sing My Cheerful Song; John G. Whittier, All as God Wills; Adam Craig, Be a Hero; William Cowper, 'Tis My Happiness Below; Eben E. Rexford, Tell the Story of Jesus.

hymnquote: 'Tis my happiness below not to live without the cross, but the Savior's power to know, sanctifying every loss. Trials must and will befall, but with humble faith to see love inscribed upon them all, this is happiness to me. (William Cowper)

FacesOfTheMet: Illustration to William Cowper's Poem "The Diverting History of John Gilpin": John Gilpin Sends His Wife and Family…

DeanHarring: “I believe no man was ever scolded out of his sins.” — William Cowper

ClimaxQuote: William Cowper – Nature is a good name…

peggyperez: Maspeth was so different way back. I went to P.S. 153, William Cowper Jr. H.S. 73, & Grover Cleveland H.S. We didn't get a free pass. This school was founded in 2011 ➡Maspeth High School's secret to high pass rates is cheating: teachers.

kimmyer63: Hymn: "God Moves In a Mysterious Way" by William Cowper

petehardesty: I believe no man was ever scolded out of his sins. — William Cowper

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Don Marquis Poem
Silvia
 by Don Marquis

I still remember how she moved
Among the rathe, wild blooms she loved,
(When Spring came tip-toe down the slopes,
Atremble ‘twixt her doubts and hopes,
Half fearful and all virginal)-
How Silvia sought this dell to call
Her flowers into full festival,
And chid them with this madrigal:
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