I wield the flail of the lashing hail, And whiten the green plains under, And then again I dissolve it in rain, And laugh as I pass in thunder.
O lyric Love, half angel and half bird; And all a wonder and a wild desire, Boldest of hearts that ever braved the sun, Took sanctuary within the holier blue, And sang a kindred soul out to his face, Yet human at the red-ripe of the heart; When the first summons from the darkling earth Reached thee amid thy chambers, blanched their blue, And bared them of the glory to drop down, To toil for man, to suffer or to die, This is the same voice: can thy soul know change? Hail then, and hearken from the realms of help!Robert Browning
Hail to the Chief who in honour advances! Honoured and bless'd be the evergreen Pine!1810 The Lady of the Lake, canto 2, stanza19,'Boat Song'.
All my house, But now, steamed like a bath with her thick breath. A lawyer could not have been heard; nor scarce Another woman, such a Hail of words She has let fall.Ben Jonson
I would hope we mean more to people than putting money ina church basket and saying ten Hail Marys on a Sunday. Has God played Knebworth recently?Noel Gallagher
Hail our Great Queen in her regalia; One foot in Canada, the other in Australia.Attributed to Gay by William Arthur Deacon in TheFour Jameses (1927).
Hail Mary, quite contrary!1958 Our Man in Havana, pt.1, ch.2.
Our nada who art in nada, nada be thy name thy kingdom nada thy will be nada in nada as it is in nada. Give us this nada our daily nada and nada us our nada as we nada our nadas and nada us not into nada but deliver us from nada; pues nada. Hail nothing full of nothing, nothing is with thee.ernest hemingway
Hail hero, Hail hero, child of the sun All covered with flowers still having your fungordon lightfoot
Hail hero, Hail hero, child of your fate Come into the kitchen don't stand by the gate And show us your wisdom before it's too lategordon lightfoot
Hail hero, Hail hero, let me see you smile You been gone for so damn long, I wish you'd stay awhilegordon lightfoot
Hail, guest, we ask not what thou art; If friend, we greet thee, hand and heart; If stranger, such no longer be; If foe, our love shall conquer thee.Paul Elmer More says this is an Old Welsh door Verse.
Hail, Hail rock and roll; deliver me from the days of old. Long live rock and roll; the beat of the drums, loud and bold. Rock, rock, rock and roll; the feelin' is there, body and soul.Chuck Berry, School Days (1956), Pop Chronicles Show 6 - Hail, Hail, Rock 'n' Roll: The rock revolution gets underway. Part 2.
He who first met the Highlands' swelling blue Will love each peak that shows a kindred hue, Hail in each crag a friend's familiar face, And clasp the mountain in his mind's embrace. I WIll live o see the end of ice cream I screamed and cried my ipod broke uhhhhhlord byron
I, a parrot, am taught by you the names of others; I have learned of myself to say, "Hail! Cæsar!"Martial, Epigrams, Book XIV, Epigram 73.
Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with you. Blessed are thou amongst woman, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus. Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for us sinners- Who: Fredo CorleoneNote: Fredo had believed that saying a Hail Mary helps catch fish. While fishing with Al Neri, he is shot while saying it on Michael's orders.
You Hail from Dream-land, Dragon-fly?A stranger hither? So am I,And (sooth to say) I wonder whyWe either of us came!To a Dragon-fly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Let others Hail the rising sun, I bow to that whose course is run.David Garrick
You Hail from Dream-land, Dragon-fly? A stranger hither? So am I, And (sooth to say) I wonder why We either of us came!To a Dragon-fly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
And now, my sons, remember, remember that it is upon the rock of our Redeemer, who is Christ, the Son of God, that ye must build your foundation; that when the devil shall send forth his mighty winds, yea, his shafts in the whirlwind, yea, when all his Hail and his mighty storm shall beat upon you, it shall have no power over you to drag you down to the gulf of misery and endless wo, because of the rock upon which ye are built, which is a sure foundation, a foundation whereon if men build they cannot fall.The Book of Mormon, Helaman 5:12.
In you are sent The types of Truths whose life is THE TO COME; In you soars up the Adam from the fall; In you the FUTURE as the PAST is given Ev'n in our death ye bid us Hail our birth; Unfold these pages, and behold the Heaven, Without one grave-stone left upon the Earth.Lytton
"Whose name was writ in water!" What large laughter Among the immortals when that word was brought! Then when his fiery spirit rose flaming after, High toward the topmost heaven of heavens up-caught! "All Hail! our younger brother!" Shakespeare said, And Dante nodded his imperial head.richard watson gilder
Today there is a wide measure of agreement, which on the physical side of science approaches almost to unanimity, that the stream of knowledge is heading towards a non-mechanical reality; the universe begins to look more like a great thought than like a great machine. Mind no longer appears as an accidental intruder into the realm of matter; we are beginning to suspect that we ought rather to Hail it as a creator and governor of the realm of matter...james jeans
"Do not blame Caesar, blame the people of Rome who have so enthusiastically acclaimed and adored him and rejoiced in their loss of freedom and danced in his path and gave him triumphal processions. Blame the people who Hail him when he speaks in the Forum of the 'new, wonderful good society' which shall now be Rome, interpreted to mean 'more money, more ease, more security, more living fatly at the expense of the industrious.'"This is also from the 1965 essay by Justice Millard Caldwell. It is not clear if this is based in any specific dialogue.
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