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" The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter... "
The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith - Page 291
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1809
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1845 - 276 pages
...our stains away. Air. The wretch condemn'd with life to part. Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise....still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. SECOND PRIEST. Recitative. Why this delay ? At length for joy prepare ; I read your looks, and see...
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Waverley Novels, Volume 5

Walter Scott - 1845 - 532 pages
...CHAPTER XXXVI. THE SALLY. The wretch condemn'd with life la part, Still, still on hope relies , And every pang that rends the heart Bids expectation rise. Hope,...glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way; And stitl the darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. GOLDSMITH. FEW days had passed ere Louis had...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845 - 490 pages
...still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart Bids expectation2 rise. Hope, like the3 glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way...still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. Goldsmith. IV. LINES WRITTEN Sf LORD BYRON IN HIS BIBLE.4 WITHIN this awful volume lies The mystery...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1845 - 550 pages
...THE CAPTIVITY. SONG. THE wretch condemn'd with life to put, Still, still on hope relies; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's fight, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. SONG....
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Elocution; Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 330 pages
...heart, , Bids expectation rise. Воре, like the (tlimmering taper's light, Adorns — and cheers his way, And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. 1*6. Keep a watchful and jealous eye over common opinions, prejudices and bad se hem I instruction,...
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The Prose and Poetry of Europe and America: Consisting of Literary Gems and ...

1845 - 614 pages
...that sinks the heart Bids the deluder rise. Hope, like the taper's gleamy light, Adorns the wretch's aught on earthly wing can fly. Depicted SECOND PRIKST. Why this delay ? At length for joy prepare : I read your looks, and see compliance there....
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Introduction to American Literature: Or, The Origin and Development of the ...

Eliphalet L. Rice - 1846 - 432 pages
...smiled. In these three words is comprised the whole of Goldsmith's stanza, itself full of beauty : Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and...still as darker grows the night Emits a brighter ray. Spenser can paint to the ear, so to speak, as well as to the eye. The sounds that lull the sleeper...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1847 - 558 pages
...THE CAPTIVITY. SONG. THE wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies; And every nine hundred and ninety-nine, within one MKMOBY! thou fond deceiver, Still importunate and vain, To former joys recurring ever, And t iirning...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

1847 - 540 pages
...a life to come. POPE'S Essay on Man. 10. Hope, like the taper's gleaming light, Adorns the wretch's way, And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. GOLDSMITH. 11. And as, in sparkling majesty, a star Gilds the bright summit of some gloomy cloud, Bright'ning...
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Life and Adventures of Oliver Goldsmith

Joachim Fernau - 1848 - 736 pages
...1767.] " To the last moment of his breath, On Hope the wretch relies ; And e'en the pang preceding death Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers our way ; And still as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." The night was very dark round...
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