Jean Ingelow - Quotes

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The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon. ---->>>

It is not reason which makes faith hard, but life. ---->>>

Against her ankles as she trod The lucky buttercups did nod. ---->>>

A healthful hunger for a great idea is the beauty and blessedness of life. ---->>>

I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered. ---->>>

When sparrows build and the leaves break forth, My old sorrow wakes and cries.

When sparrows build and the leaves break forth, My old sorrow wakes and cries.

And old affront will stir the heart Through years of rankling pain. ---->>>

How gently rock yon poplars high Against the reach of primrose sky With heaven's pale candles stored. ---->>>

Her face betokened all things dear and good, The light of somewhat yet to come was there Asleep, and waiting for the opening day, When childish thoughts, like flowers would drift away. ---->>>

Man is the miracle in nature. God Is the One Miracle to man. ---->>>

And bitter waxed the fray; Brother with brother spake no word When they met in the way. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: March 17, 1820
Birthplace: Boston, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Die: July 20, 1897
Occupation: Poet
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Jean Ingelow (17 March 1820 – 20 July 1897), was an English poet and novelist. She also wrote several stories for children.(wikipedia)