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" Thy spirit, Independence, let me share; Lord of the lion-heart, and eagle-eye! Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky! "
Lord Roldan - Page 1
by Allan Cunningham - 1836
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn, Anna Lydia Ward - Quotations - 1911 - 761 pages
...bow'd roof I'air-dream'd repose, and to the cottage charms. 2385 Thomson : Liberty. Ft. v. Line 124, Thy spirit, Independence, let me share ; Lord of the...lion-heart and eagle-eye, Thy steps I follow with my bosom hare, Nor heed the storm that howls'along the sky. 2386 Smollett: Ode to independent Hail! independence!...
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The Handbook of Quotations

Quotations, English - 1913 - 250 pages
...by true reason taught, How few have known, and priz'd thee as they ought! Churchill: Independence. Thy spirit, Independence, let me share; Lord of the...heed the storm that howls along the sky. Smollett : Ode to Independence. Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank...
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Poems, Songs, and Letters: Being [his] Complete Works

Robert Burns - 1914 - 636 pages
...turrets bid defiance to the storms of fate. And is not this a " consummation devoutly to be wished"? "Thy spirit, Independence, let me share; Lord of the...bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky ! " Are not these noble verses ? They are the introduction of Smollett's Ode to Independence : if you...
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The Royal Blue Book: Prize Productions of the Pittsburgh International ...

Robert Humphrey Davies - Authors, Welsh - 1916 - 464 pages
...Jesuits. \.V> CHAPTER III. Thy spirit, Independence, Ift me share; Lord of the lion heart and eagle eye; Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm tliat howls along the sky. — TOBIAS SMOLLET. Turning our attention to Pennsylvania, and later to...
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Early History of North Dakota: Essential Outlines of American History

Clement Augustus Lounsberry - North Dakota - 1919 - 645 pages
...WANAMAKER EXPEDITION. "Thy spirit, Independence, let me share : Lord of the lion heart and eagle eye, Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky." — Tobias Smollett (1721-1771), Ode to Independence. "Hope springs eternal in the human breast." The...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...Speak then to rue, who neither beg nor fear Your favours nor your hate. Madxth. Act I. Sc. 3. L. 60. . The wat'ry star. Winter's Tale. Act I. Sc. 2. 15 That orbed — Ode to Independence. L. 1. * * but while I breathe Heaven's air, and Heaven looks down on...
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Eighteenth Century English Romantic Poetry: (up Till the Publication of the ...

Eric Partridge - English poetry - 1924 - 260 pages
...was printed posthumously in 1773, offering many powerful lines, as eg those with which it begins : Thy spirit, Independence, let me share ! Lord of the...bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky ; and "To Leven-Water" (included in the Oxford Book) forms a pleasant lyric of reminiscence and reveals...
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Grover Cleveland, the Man and the Statesman: An Authorized Biography, Volume 2

Robert McNutt McElroy - Clevel, Grover, Press.U.S., 1837-1908 - 1923 - 427 pages
...Smollett when he said: "Thy spirit, independence, let me share, Lord of the lion heart and purpose high. Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky." Faithfully yours, DON M. DICKINSON. Commodore Benedict wrote in the same strain, and to him Mr. Cleveland...
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Critical Opinion in the Eighteenth Century: English Personal Letter

Thomas Lucian Cline - Criticism - 1923 - 144 pages
...Smollett, who, I am sorry, disgraces his talent by writing those stupid romances, commonly called history." "Thy spirit, Independence, let me share; Lord of the lion-heart and eagle-eye 1 Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky I" Are not these...
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Tobias Smollett: The Critical Heritage

Lionel Kelly - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 380 pages
...poetical and abrupt. Thy spirit, Independence, let me share! Lord of the lion-heart and eagle-eve, o J ' Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the skv. OJ The picture exhibited in these lines is striking, because the circumstances are happily chosen,...
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