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Those who want to row on the ocean of human knowledge do not get far, and the storm drives those out of their course who set sail.
There is a green hill far away,
Without a city wall, Where the dear Lord was crucified, Who died to save us all.
"She's somebody's mother, boys, you know,
For all she's aged and poor and slow, ...
What though my wingèd hours of bliss have been,
Like angel-visits, few and far between?
Elysium is as far as to
The very nearest room, If in that room a friend await Felicity of doom.
They cannot look out far.
They cannot look in deep. But when was that ever a To any watch they keep?
Lord, when the wise men came from far,
Led to thy cradle by a star, ...
Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife,
Their sober wishes never learned to stray; ...
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
From far, from eve and morning
And yon twelve-winded sky, The stuff of life to knit me Blew hither: here am I.
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