John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) Christina Georgina Rossetti. (18301894) 7665
My heart is like a singing bird.
A Birthday. 7666
Better by far you should forget and smile Than that you should remember and be sad.
A Birthday. 7667
Remember me when I am gone away, Gone far away into the silent land.
Sonnet. Remember. 7668
All earths full rivers can not fill The sea that drinking thirsteth still.
By the Sea. 7669
One day in the country Is worth a month in town.
Silence more musical than any song.
Thomas Edward Brown. (18301897) 7671
A Garden is a lovesome thing, God wot! Rose plot, Fringed pool, Ferned grot, The veriest school of Peace; and yet the fool contends that God is not Not God! in Gardens! when the eve is cool? Nay, but I have a sign: T is very sure God walks in mine.
Charles Hamilton Aïdé (18301906) 7672
I sit beside my lonely fire And pray for wisdom yet: For calmness to remember Or courage to forget.
Remember or Forget.