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" But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think... "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 14
by George Willis - 1856
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with notes, &c, Issue 35

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1868
...others' feeling; but they are such liars, And take all colours— like the hands of dyers. LXXXVIII. But ) 4 @ : 'Tis strange, the shortest letter which man tiscs Instead of speech, may form a lasting link Of ages...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 45

Henry Allon - Christianity - 1867
...the calamitous years of 1846-47-48 when she first began to teach and to preach. ' Words are tilings ; and a small drop of ink, Falling, like dew, upon a...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.' Those were days of great trouble and upsetting both in the social and the political world. In Ireland...
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Book of Elegant Poetical Extracts

John T. Watson - Quotations - 1869 - 506 pages
...expounders of the mind, And correspondence keep 'twixt afl mankind. JAMES HOWKL But words are things j and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. BYRON'S Don Juan. WORLD. All the world 'sa stage ; And all the men and women merely players : They...
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The Lakeside Monthly, Volume 1

Francis Fisher Broune - 1869
...and nothing is my own but the string that ties them. — MONTAIGNE. THOUGHTS. — Words are magic ; a small drop of ink Falling like dew upon a thought,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. — Byron. SABBATH. Six days may Rank divide the poor, 0, Dives, from thy banquet hall ; The seventh...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Original Editions, with ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Fore-edge painting - 1870 - 720 pages
...feeling : but they are such liars, lad take all colours — like the hands of dyers. LXXXVill. fet words are things ; and a small drop of ink, Falling, like dew, upon a thought, produces 1Ъл which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think : fuses Ti3 strange, the shortest letter which...
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A Life of Clement L. Vallandigham

James Laird Vallandigham - Ohio - 1872 - 573 pages
...understood the philosophy of Mirabeau, and after him Byron. He knew that — Words are things ; nnd a small drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. But the motives and the results expected from it cannot be thus concealed, and in a court of law it...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, Volume 7

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1873
...Of others' feeling ; but they are such liars, And take all colours — like the hands of dyers. But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think ; 'Tis strange, the shortest letter which man uses Instead of speech, may form a lasting link Of ages...
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Thoughts for the million; or, Buds, blossoms, and berries

John Henry Gordon - Christianity - 1873 - 150 pages
... 600079005R THOUGHTS FOR THE MILLION; OK, l5uDs, blossoms, anD TBerrie0. JOHN HENRY GORDON. " Words are things, and a small drop of ink. Falling,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." — Byron. " In my dream, behold, a vine was before me,*** and it was as though it laddid, and her...
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Gleanings from many sheaves

Gleanings - 1873
...The gift of distinct explanation is very rare. 280. In our accustomed groove, how easily we run. 281. Words are things; and a small drop of ink, falling...upon a thought, produces that which makes thousands, may make millions, think. 282. Wit's naught, till it's dear bought. 283. Often, glad no more, we wear...
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Letters and Journals of Lord Byron: With Notices of His Life

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1873 - 735 pages
...have lived as long as Sheridan, and outlived as much as poor Brinsley. 1 [ " But word* are thing*, and a small drop of Ink, Falling like dew upon a thought, produces That which makei thousands, perhaps millions, think, 'Tls strange, the shortest letter which man uses Instead...
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