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" A hasty portion of prescribed sleep; Obedient slumbers, that can wake and weep, And sing, and sigh, and work, and sleep again; Still rolling a round sphere of still-returning pain. "
Society in America - Page 336
by Harriet Martineau - 1837
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volume 6

Christianity - 1843
...work, and sleep again ; Still rolling a round sphere of still returning pain. Hands full of hearly labours ; pains that pay, And prize themselves ; do much, that more they may, And work for work, not wages A long and daily dying life, which breathes A respiration of reviving...
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The Christian Disciple and Theological Review

Noah Worcester, Henry Ware - 1823
...those ignoble stings, 'That nip the bosom of the earth's best things, .And lash earth-labouring souls ; No cruel guard of diligent cares, that keep Crowned...things too wise for sleep : But reverend discipline and religious fear, And soft obedience, find sweet biding here ; Silence and sacred rest, peace and...
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The Christian Disciple, Volume 5

Liberalism (Religion) - 1823
...sigh ; and work, and sleep again, Still rolling a round sphere of still returning pain : Hands full of hearty labours; pains that pay, And prize themselves, do much that more they may, And work for work, not wages ; let to-morrow's New drops wash off the sweat of this day's sorrows :...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical ..., Volume 6

1843
...sigh, and work, and sleep again ; Siil! rolling a round sphere of still returning pain. Hands full of hearty labours; pains that pay, And prize themselves ; do much, that more they may, And work for work, not wages A long and daily dying Hie, which breathes A respiration of reviving deaths....
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British Monachism, Or Manners and Customs of the Monks and Nuns of England

Thomas Dudley Fosbroke - Monasticism and religious orders - 1843 - 428 pages
...sigh, and work, and sleep again, Still rolling a round sphere of still returning pain ; Hands full of hearty labours, pains that pay And prize themselves ; do much that more they may; And work for work, uot wages : let to-morrow's New drops wash off the sweat of this day's sorrows....
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Life in the Sick-room: Essays

Harriet Martineau - Care of the sick - 1844 - 221 pages
...homines qui cum patientia moriuntur : sunt autem quidam perfect! qui cum patientia vivunt." ST. AUGCsTIH. "No cruel guard of diligent cares, that keep Crowned...religious fear, And soft obedience find sweet biding here ! The self-remembering soul sweetly recovers Her kindred with the stars : not basely hovers Below —...
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Life in the Sick-room: Essays

Harriet Martineau - Care of the sick - 1844 - 221 pages
...patientia motiuntur : sunt autem quidam perfect! qui cum patientia vivunt." ST. AUGUSTIN. " No crael guard of diligent cares, that keep Crowned woes awake,...religious fear, And soft obedience find sweet biding here ! The self-remembering soul sweetly recovers Her kindred with the stars : not basely hovers Below —...
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Valentine Duval: an autobiography [tr. by B.B. Batty] ed. by the author of ...

Valentin Jamerai-Duval - 1860
...we wear ; A hasty portion of prescribed sleep, Obedient slumbers that can wake and weep ; Hands full of hearty labours ; pains that pay And prize themselves — do much that more they may. CBASHAW, Description of a Religious House and Way oflAfe. " T BEGAN my new career by learning to write....
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - Archaeology - 1861
...sigh, and work, and sleep again, Still rolling a round sphere of still returning pain ; Hands full of hearty labours, pains that pay, And prize themselves ; do much that more they may ; And work for work, not wages." * I am glad to take the present opportunity of making a few additions...
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - Archaeology - 1861
...sigh, and work, and sleep again, Still rolling a round sphere of still returning pain ; Hands full of hearty labours, pains that pay, And prize themselves ; do much that more they may ; And work for work, not wages." * I am glad to take the present opportunity of making a few additions...
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