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" The thing we long for, that we are For one transcendent moment, Before the Present poor and bare Can make its sneering comment. Still, through our paltry stir and strife, Glows down the wished Ideal, And Longing moulds in clay what Life Carves in the... "
The Florida School Journal - Page 518
1897
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The Unitarian, Volume 3

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - Liberalism (Religion) - 1888 - 584 pages
...moment, Before the Present, poor and bare, Can make its sneering comment. Still, through our paltry stir and strife, Glows down the wished Ideal, And...Carves in the marble Real. To let the new life in, we knowDesire must ope the portal; Perhaps the longing to be во Helps make the soul immortal. Ah! let...
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Women and Men

Thomas Wentworth Higginson - Social Science - 1888 - 400 pages
...the trees shall not grow np into the sky ;" but the stronger the impulse the greater the growth. " To let the new life in, we know Desire must ope the...the longing to be so Helps make the soul immortal." I know, at any rate, that the little girl's longing set me wishing that her life could be made, so...
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The Elocutionist's Annual ...: Comprising New and Popular Readings ...

Jacob W. Shoemaker - Readers - 1883 - 236 pages
...Can make its sneering comment Still through our paltry stir and strife Glows down the wished ideal, To let the new life in, we know, Desire must ope the...the longing to be so Helps make the soul immortal. JAMES RUSSELL LOWELI. LIGHT-HOUSE MAY. THE light-house flashed from the rocky isle, That looks far...
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Echoes of Life: Or, Beautiful Gems of Poetry & Song. A Choice Collection of ...

Mrs. Grace Townsend - English poetry - 1890 - 642 pages
...moment, Before the present, poor and bare Can make its sneering comment. Still, through our paltry stir and strife, Glows down the wished ideal, And...Longing is God's fresh heavenward will With our poor earthly striving; We quench it, that we may be still Content with merely living. But would we learn...
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Local and National Poets of America: With Biographical Sketches and Choice ...

Thomas William Herringshaw - American poetry - 1890 - 1032 pages
...sneering comment. Still through our paltry stir and strife Glow down the wished ideal. And Longing molds in clay what Life Carves in the marble real. To let...the Longing to be so Helps make the soul immortal. EXTKACTS. Earth's noblest thing, a woman perfected. Be noble ! and the nobleness that lies In other...
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The Review of Reviews, Volume 25

William Thomas Stead - Europe - 1902 - 726 pages
...furnish forth materials for the Society of which Mr. Rhodes dreamed : — Still through our paltry stir and strife Glows down the wished Ideal, And Longing...moulds in clay what Life Carves in the marble Real. We have the clay mould of Mr. Rhodes' longed-for Society. Have we got the stuff, in the Empire and...
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The Sands of Time: A Book of Birthday Gems ...

1890 - 332 pages
...He prospers who labors. TEXT.— Cast thy burden upon the Lord. Psalm to), . LET THE NEW LIFE IN. To let the new life in, we know. Desire must ope the portal ; Perhaps the longing to he so, Helps make the soul immortal. James Russell Lowell. January 30. PROVERB.— Business neglected...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 39

Education - 1890 - 770 pages
...Journal. BEAUTY IN THE SCHOOL-ROOM. RHODA LEE. "Still through our paltry stir and strife Glows down our wished ideal, And longing moulds in clay what life Carves in the marble real. One clear duty of the teacher is, by constant reading and study of educational matter, to gain new...
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The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell

James Russell Lowell - American poetry - 1890 - 562 pages
...Still, through our paltry stir and strife, Caries in the marble Real; To let the new life in, we know, Glows down the wished Ideal, And Longing moulds in clay what Life Desire must ope the portal; Perhaps the longing to tie so Helps make the soul immortal. Longing is...
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Echoes of Life Or, Beautiful Gems of Poetry and Song: A Choice Collection of ...

Grace Townsend - English poetry - 1891 - 570 pages
...moment. Before the present, poor and bare Can make its sneering comment. Still, through our paltry stir and strife, Glows down the wished ideal, And...Longing is God's fresh heavenward will With our poor earthly striving; We quench it, that we may be still Content with merely living. But would we learn...
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