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Getting and spending we lay waste our powers.

William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth (7 April 1770 – 23 April 1850) was a major English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads (1798).

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Faith is a passionate intuition.
What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.
Not without hope we suffer and we mourn.
The world is too much with us, late and soon getting and spending we lay waste our powers: Little w

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