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She never told her love ;
SHAKSPEARE. A secret in his mouth Is like a wild bird put into a cage, Whose door no sooner opens, but 't is out.
BEN Jonson. What torment 's equal to the grief of mind,
And pining anguish hid in gentle heart, That inly feeds itself with thought unkind, And nourishes its own consuming smart?
SPENSER's Fairy Queen. Search not to find what lies too deeply hid; Nor to know things whose knowledge is forbid.
DeniaM. I have a silent sorrow here,
A grief I'll ne'er impart ;
SHERIDAN. And if she met him, tho' she smil'd no more,
She look'd a sadness sweeter than her smile,
Byron's Don Juan.
And there were sighs, the deeper for suppression,
And stolen glances, sweeter for the theft,
Byron's Don Juan
I know not why
When held to the flame, will steal out to the sight;
MOORE. CONFIDENCE-CONSCIENCE - DUTY.
I admit you are handsome,—but still, I should guess,
That others are handsome as you ;
That all things we hear are not true :
That in graces but few are above you ;
J. T. WATSON.
Thy words convince me ; my
Æschylus' Agamemnon. Be thou as just and gracious unto me, As I am confident and kind to thee.
SHAKSPEARE. Let mutual joy our mutual trust combine, And love, and love-born confidence, be thine !
Thou know'st how fearless is my trust in thee.
Miss L. E. LANDON. Amidst the dull cares that surround us in life,
In the moments of bliss that illumine our way,-
Or thrill’d with delight at the scenes we survey,-
J. T. WATSON.
CONSCIENCE — DUTY.
Whues treinbling horror did his conscience daunt,
CONSCIENCE - DUTY.
A peace above all other dignities
am a Christian faithful man,
Milton's Paradise Lost.
Why should not conscience have vacation,
'Tis ever thus
DRYDEX, One self-approving hour whole years outweighs Of stupid starers, and of loud huzzas, And more true joy Marcellus exiled feels, Than Cæsar with the Senate at his heels.
Pope's Essay on Mun. He's arm'd without, that's innocent within.
1'oPE Knowledge or wealth to few are given, But mark how just the ways of heaven:
True joy to all is free.