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  1. A thing of beauty is a joy forever;
    Its loveliness increases; it will never
    Pass into nothingness;
       John Keats, Endymion


  2. "Beauty is truth, truth beauty,--that is all
          Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know."
       John Keats, Ode on a Grecian Urn


  3.           Do not all charms fly
    At the mere touch of cold philosophy?"
       John Keats, Lamia II, 229-230


  4. Ever let the Fancy roam,
       Pleasure never is at home . . . ."
       John Keats, Fancy 1-2


  5. Bright star! would I were steadfast as thou art--"
       John Keats, Bright Star 1


  6. Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard
       Are sweeter; therefore, ye soft pipes, play on;
    Not to the sensual ear, but, more endeared,
       Pipe to the spirit ditties of no tone. . . .
       John Keats, Ode on a Grecian Urn 11-14


  7. I have been half in love with easeful Death....
       John Keats, Ode to a Nightingale 52


  8. Fled is that music:--Do I wake or sleep?
       John Keats, Ode to a Nightingale 80


  9. For shade to shade will come too drowsily,
       And drown the wakeful anguish of the soul.
       John Keats, Ode on Melancholy 9-10


  10.           It is a flaw
    In happiness to see beyond our bourn--
    It forces us in summer skies to mourn:
    It spoils the singing of the nightingale.
       John Keats, To J. H. Reynolds, Esq. 82-85



  11. I keep six honest serving-men
    They taught me all I know;
    Their names are What and Why and When
    And How and Where and Who.
       Rudyard Kipling



  12. A castle after all is but a house--
    The dullest one when lacking company.
       Sheridan Knowles, The Hunchback, Act IV, Scene i



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