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Thomas Campbell
(1777-1844) born on
Jul 27
Scotish poet. He is remembered chiefly for his sentimental and martial lyrics; he was one of the initiators of a plan to found what became the University of London.
         
   
F
Triumphal arch, that fill'st the sky
When storms prepare to part,
I ask not proud Philosophy
To teach me what thou art.

R
While Memory watches o'er the sad review
Of joys that faded like the morning dew.
A
But Hope, the charmer, linger'd still behind.
N
The proud, the cold untroubled heart of stone,
That never mused on sorrow but its own.
K
To bear is to conquer our fate.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "To the Rainbow."
R: "Pleasures of Hope," pt 2, line 45.
A: "Pleasures of Hope," I. line 40.
N: "Pleasures of Hope," I.
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
   


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