Quotation by James Thomson

Hail, Source of Being! Universal Soul
Of heaven and earth! Essential Presence, hail!
To thee I bend the knee; to thee my thoughts
Continual climb, who with a master-hand
Hast the great whole into perfection
James Thomson (1700–1748), Scottish poet. Spring (l. 71–75). . .

Poetry in English; an Anthology. M. L. Rosenthal, general ed. (1987) Oxford University Press.
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