lamentation quotes

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[On Harvard President Charles William Eliot's lamentation that the average Harvard graduate had fewer than two children:] That is ...
Weep bitterly, and make great moan, and use lamentation, as he is worthy, and that a day or two, lest thou be evil spoken of: and ...
In this Journal, my pen is a delicate needle point, tracing out a graph of temperament so as to show its daily fluctuations: grave ...
Regna regnis lupi, The State is a wolf unto the State. It is not a pessimistic lamentation like the old homo homini lupus [Man is ...
We hear a great deal of lamentation these days about writers having all taken themselves to the colleges and universities where th ...
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with tears, then gold would be a less valuable thing than w ...
on the instant clamorous eaves,
A climbing moon upon an empty sky,
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Grief, have I denied thee?
Grief, I have denied thee.
Grief in the morning, washed away
in coffee, crumbled to a dozen errands between
busy fingers.
O Ye that put your trust and confidence
In worldly joy and frail prosperity,
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