William Cowper Quotes

Inspirational quotes by William Cowper

Glory built on selfish principles is shame and guilt.
He has no hope who never had a fear.
Words learned by rote a parrot may rehearse; but talking is not always to converse, not more distinct from harmony divine, the constant creaking of a country sign.

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Charles Hamilton Sorley Poem
The Song Of The Ungirt Runners
 by Charles Hamilton Sorley

We swing ungirded hips,
And lightened are our eyes,
The rain is on our lips,
We do not run for prize.
We know not whom we trust
Nor whitherward we fare,
But we run because we must
Through the great wide air.
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