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Quotes By William Wordsworth

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DOB
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7-04-1770
DOD
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23-04-1850

Poet William Wordsworth was born on 7th April 1770 AD. A British citizen, William Wordsworth was born in United Kingdom. William Wordsworth was 80 years old when he died on 23th April 1850 AD. In his life William Wordsworth was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.

- William Wordsworth

When from our better selves we have too long Been parted by the hurrying world, and droop, Sick of its business, of its pleasures tired, How gracious, how benign, is Solitude

- William Wordsworth

The best portion of a good man?s life: his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

- Lyrical Ballads , William Wordsworth

Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be.

- William Wordsworth

Rest and be thankful.

- William Wordsworth

Wisdom is oft-times nearer when we stoop Than when we soar.

- The Excursion 1814 , William Wordsworth

Though nothing can bring back the hour Of splendor in the grass, of glory in the flower; We will grieve not, rather find Strength in what remains behind; In the primal sympathy Which having been must ever be...

- William Wordsworth

What though the radiance which was once so bright Be now for ever taken from my sight, Though nothing can bring back the hour Of splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower; We will grieve not, rather find Strength in what remains behind; In the primal sympathy Which having been must ever be; In the soothing thoughts that spring Out of human suffering; In the faith that looks through death, In years that bring the philosophic mind.

- William Wordsworth

Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.

- William Wordsworth

Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.

- Lyrical Ballads , William Wordsworth

The music in my heart I bore Long after it was heard no more.

- Great Narrative Poems Of The Romantic Age , William Wordsworth

Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know, Are a substantial world, both pure and good: Round these, with tendrils strong as flesh and blood, Our pastime and our happiness will grow.

- William Wordsworth

With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.

- William Wordsworth

My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the sky: So was it when my life began; So is it now I am a man;

- William Wordsworth

What though the radiance which was once so bright Be now for ever taken from my sight, Though nothing can bring back the hour Of splendor in the grass, of glory in the flower; We will grieve not, rather find Strength in what remains behind.

- Ode: Intimations Of Immortality From Recollections Of Early Childhood , William Wordsworth

The wiser mind mourns less for what age takes away than what it leaves behind.

- William Wordsworth

Father! - to God himself we cannot give a holier name.

- William Wordsworth

But an old age serene and bright, and lovely as a Lapland night, shall lead thee to thy grave.

- William Wordsworth

Faith is a passionate intuition.

- William Wordsworth

For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of thoughtless youth, but hearing often times the still, sad music of humanity.

- Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey , William Wordsworth

Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers.

- William Wordsworth

Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

- William Wordsworth

How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little flower is free down to its root, and in that freedom bold.

- William Wordsworth

I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in my heart I bore, Long after it was heard no more.

- William Wordsworth

In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing.

- William Wordsworth

Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future.

- William Wordsworth

Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.

- William Wordsworth

Not without hope we suffer and we mourn.

- William Wordsworth

The poet's darling.

- William Wordsworth

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