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Shall eagles not be eagles? wrens be wrens?
If all the world were falcons, what of that?
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Shall eagles not be eagles? wrens be wrens?
If all the world were falcons, what of that?
The wonder of the eagle were the less,
But he not less the eagle.

by Lord Alfred Tennyson Found in: Eagles Quotes,
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There lies more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the
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There lies more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the
creeds.

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Ring out old shapes of foul disease;
Ring out the narrowing lust of gold;
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Ring out old shapes of foul disease;
Ring out the narrowing lust of gold;
Ring out the thousand wars of old,
Ring in the thousand years of peace.

by Lord Alfred Tennyson Found in: Bells Quotes,
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In after-dinner talk,
Across the walnuts and the wine.

In after-dinner talk,
Across the walnuts and the wine.

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He clasps the crag with hooked hands;
Close to the sun in lonely lands,
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He clasps the crag with hooked hands;
Close to the sun in lonely lands,
Ring'd with the azure world, he stands.
The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls:
He watches from his mountain walls,
And like a thunderbolt he falls.

by Lord Alfred Tennyson Found in: Eagles Quotes,
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