William Wordsworth quotes

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No motion has she now, no force;
She neither hears nor sees;
And therefore does not stoop, nor lie in wait
For wealth, or honors, or for worldly state;
Who is the happy Warrior? Who is he
That every man in arms should wish to be?
Earth has not anything to show more fair:
Dull would he be of soul who could pass by
This city now doth, like a garment, wear
The beauty of the morning; silent bare,
Dear God! the very houses seem asleep;
And all that mighty heart is lying still!
Not without hope we suffer and we mourn.
The light that never was, on sea or land,
The consecration, and the Poet's dream;
A deep distress hath humanized my Soul.
The rapt One, of the godlike forehead,
The heaven-eyed creature sleeps in earth:
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