diminishing tide quotes

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I hear
the tide turning. Last
eager wave over-
taken and pulled back
by first wave of the ebb.
The morning breaks; the steeds in their stalls
Stamp and neigh, as the hostler calls;
...
The tide rises, the tide falls,
The twilight darkens, the curlew calls;
...
Thou art the ruins of the noblest man
That ever lived in the tide of times.
'Tis with my mind
As with the tide swelled up unto his height,
That makes a still-stand, running neither way.
There was a young lady of Ryde
Who was carried far out by the tide.
...
The sea is calm to-night.
The tide is full, the moon lies fair
Upon the straits;--
Dandyism is the last flicker of heroism in decadent ages.... Dandyism is a setting sun; like the declining star, it is magnificent ...
The generations of men run on in the tide of time,
But leave their destined lineaments permanent for ever & ever.
If the Russians have gone too far in subjecting the child and his peer group to conformity to a single set of values imposed by th ...
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