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Instability of Human Greatness
Phineas Fletcher
Fond man, that looks on earth for happiness, And here long seeks what here is never found! For all our good we hold from Heaven by lease, With many...Rate it:

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Why do you strive for greatness, fool?
Stephen Crane
Why do you strive for greatness, fool? Go pluck a bough and wear it. It is as sufficing. My Lord, there are certain barbarians Who tilt their ...Rate it:

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Your Dimension Of Greatness
Anonymous Americas
No one can know the potential, Of a life that is committed to win; With courage - the challenge it faces, To achieve great success in the end! So,...Rate it:

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Greatness
Charles Harpur
That man is truly great, and he alone Who venerates, of present things or past The absolute only,—is the liege of none Save God an...Rate it:

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He Thinks Of His Past Greatness When A Part Of The Constellations Of Heaven
William Butler Yeats
I HAVE drunk ale from the Country of the Young And weep because I know all things now: I have been a hazel-tree, and they hung The Pilot Star and t...Rate it:

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Sonnet: Political Greatness
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Nor happiness, nor majesty, nor fame, Nor peace, nor strength, nor skill in arms or arts, Shepherd those herds whom tyranny makes tame; Verse echoe...Rate it:

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The Greatness Of The World
Friedrich Schiller
Through the world which the Spirit creative and kind First formed out of chaos, I fly like the wind, Until on the strand Of its billows I land, My ...Rate it:

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The Gulf of All Human Possessions
Jonathan Swift
Come hither, and behold the fruits, Vain man! of all thy vain pursuits. Take wise advice, and look behind, Bring all past actions to thy mind. Here...Rate it:

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To Be Human
Ehsan Sehgal
The grave cruelty And cheating is To execute wrong hopes or Fictitious embellishing-hopes The toughest task, Specific cosmic prayer, And real...Rate it:

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A Man Young And Old: II. Human Dignity
William Butler Yeats
Like the moon her kindness is, If kindness I may call What has no comprehension in't, But is the same for all As though my sorrow were a scene Upon...Rate it:

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But in the Wine-presses the Human Grapes Sing not nor Dance
William Blake
But in the Wine-presses the human grapes sing not nor dance: They howl and writhe in shoals of torment, in fierce flames consuming, In cha...Rate it:

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Damned Human Race
Kurt Philip Behm
You may not like it, you may not agree But religions’ the problem, the real enemy A blind ideology, that kills to maintain A false image o...Rate it:

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Human Life’s Mystery
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
We sow the glebe, we reap the corn, We build the house where we may rest, And then, at moments, suddenly, We look up to the great wide sky, ...Rate it:

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In Human Closeness there is a Secret Edge
Anna Akhmatova
In human closeness there is a secret edge, Nor love nor passion can pass it above, Let lips with lips be joined in silent rage, And hearts be burst...Rate it:

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Milton: But in the Wine-presses the Human Grapes Sing not nor Dance
William Blake
But in the Wine-presses the human grapes sing not nor dance: They howl and writhe in shoals of torment, in fierce flames consuming, In c...Rate it:

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Radial Photography, Human-centered
Xiaoyuan Yin
Radial Photography, Human-centered By Xiaoyuan Yin You never exerted gravity, the way neutron stars do, so why are all celestial objects attracted...Rate it:

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The Human Abstract
William Blake
Pity would be no more If we did not make somebody Poor; And Mercy no more could be If all were as happy as we. And mutual fear brings peace, Till ...Rate it:

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The Human Temple
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
The Temple in Darkness Darkness broods upon the temple, Glooms along the lonely aisles, Fills up all the orient window, Whence, like little...Rate it:

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The Human Tree
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Many have Earth's lovers been, Tried in seas and wars, I ween; Yet the mightiest have I seen: Yea, the best saw I. One that in a field alone Sto...Rate it:

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Ballad Of Human Life
Thomas Lovell Beddoes
WHEN we were girl and boy together, We toss’d about the flowers And wreath’d the blushing hours Into a posy green and sweet. I sought th...Rate it:

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Born again human
William Andrews
Does our desire fade like the morning mist on a sunny day when we slowly started to understand being born again is not as easy as we plann...Rate it:

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Human Feelings
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
AH, ye gods! ye great immortals In the spacious heavens above us! Would ye on this earth but give us Steadfast minds and dauntless courage We, oh k...Rate it:

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Human Feelings
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
AH, ye gods! ye great immortals In the spacious heavens above us! Would ye on this earth but give us Steadfast minds and dauntless courage We, oh k...Rate it:

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Human Frailty
William Cowper
Weak and irresolute is man; The purpose of to-day, Woven with pains into his plan, To-morrow rends away. The bow well bent, and smart the spring, ...Rate it:

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Human Knowledge
Friedrich Schiller
Since thou readest in her what thou thyself hast there written, And, to gladden the eye, placest her wonders in groups;-- Since o'er her ...Rate it:

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