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" Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. "
The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion - Page 13
1801
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Bulletin, Issues 1-11

United States. Office of Education - 1957
...virtue to deserve them. — Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1920). 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume; And we are weeds without it. — William Cowpcr (1783). Liberty, such as deserves the name, is an honest, equitable, diffusive,...
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Democrat

1886
...was he not his lord, and lord of all that land :" Mathilde Bliwl " 'Tie liberty that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume And we are weeds without it." — Coirper, CORRESPONDENCE AND NOTES ON CORRESPONDENCE. . A letter comes from Mrs. Josephine Butler...
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Bulletin, Issues 1-13

United States. Office of Education - 1942
...virtue to deserve them. — Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1920). Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume; And we are weeds without it. — William Cowper (1783). haughty license of some potent Individual or some predominant faction. —...
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Bibliography of Australia, Volume 1

John Alexander Ferguson - 1975 - 540 pages
...Trial. The Third Edition, corrected and greatly enlarged. | | Brutus, thou sleep'st - - Shakespear. | 'Tis Liberty alone that gives the Flow'r Of fleeting Life its Lustre and Perfume; weeds without it.— Cowper. Edinburgh: and sold by | Alexander Scott— Gazetteer Office 8vo. Pp....
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Preromanticism

Marshall Brown - 1991 - 500 pages
...displaced, seems to traverse the whole of Cowper's experience. It divides bad societies from good: Tis liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting...its lustre and perfume; And we are weeds without it. (Task 5.446-48) It divides bad men from good: "But grace abus'd brings forth the foulest deeds, / As...
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John Clare by Himself

John Clare - 2002 - 364 pages
...trumpeters — surely every man has the liberty to know himself Tis Liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume And we are weeds without it. [N6, 23] Autumn hath commenced her short pauses of showers calms and storms and sunshine and shadow...
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Regency Radical: Selected Writings of William Hone

William Hone - 2003 - 462 pages
...his back, when he turns the State's Agent; And damns his own Soul, to be friends with the . THE END. "'Tis Liberty alone, that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume THE QUEEN'S MATRIMONIAL LADDER. PRINTED BY WILLIAM HONfi, LUUCATE HILL, LONDON. Frier it Hi (A? I'amikirt)...
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North Carolina Slave Narratives: The Lives of Moses Roper, Lunsford Lane ...

William L. Andrews, David Alexander Davis - 2003 - 279 pages
...1838 Philadelphia edition; see page 42 of this edition]. " 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower of fleeting life its lustre and perfume; And we are weeds without it." "Slaves cannot breathe in England; If their lungs receive our air, that moment they are free; They...
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Recipe for a Happy Life

Margaret of Navarre - 2004 - 64 pages
...wit well managed, and whose classic style, Give truth a lustre, and make wisdom smile. COWPIR. 'T is liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds withont it. — COWPSR. 'Tis good to be abroad in the sun. The next method, therefore, that I would...
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A Tribute for the Negro

Wilson Armistead - 2005 - 616 pages
...him of these rights without violating the laws of nature and of nations. alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are...without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on CTJ! men, Is evil i hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress in the road of scienee ; Windi The...
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