„My harp and I a-wandering
Went over Snowdon Mountain,
From Anglesey to Swansea Bay
It sang like any fountain.“

The Welsh Harp
More Nursery Rhymes of London Town (1917)

Последнее обновление 22 мая 2020 г. История

Похожие цитаты

John Muir фото
Zora Neale Hurston фото
Walter Scott фото

„Like the dew on the mountain,
Like the foam on the river,
Like the bubble on the fountain,
Thou art gone, and forever!“

—  Walter Scott Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet 1771 - 1832

Canto III, stanza 16 (Coronach, stanza 3).
The Lady of the Lake http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/3011 (1810)

„Over the mountains,
And over the waves,
Over the fountains,
And under the graves;
Over the floods that are deepest,
Which do Neptune obey;
Over the rocks that are steepest,
Love will find out the way.“

—  Thomas Percy (Bishop of Dromore)

"Love Will Find Out the Way"; in its published form this is suspected to have been extensively written by Percy himself; it was later used by Pierre de Beaumarchais in Act III of The Marriage of Figaro (1778).
Reliques of Ancient English Poetry (1765)

John Muir фото

„In every country the mountains are fountains, not only of rivers but of men. Therefore we all are born mountaineers, the offspring of rock and sunshine.“

—  John Muir Scottish-born American naturalist and author 1838 - 1914

"From Fort Independence to Yosemite", San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin (part 6 of the 11 part series "Summering in the Sierra") dated September 1875, published 15 September 1875; reprinted in John Muir: Summering in the Sierra, edited by Robert Engberg (University of Wisconsin Press, 1984) page 113

Han-shan фото
Kakinomoto no Hitomaro фото

„The colored leaves
Have hidden the paths
On the autumn mountain.
How can I find my girl,
Wandering on ways I do not know?“

—  Kakinomoto no Hitomaro Japanese poet 662 - 710

XXIII, p. 25
Kenneth Rexroth's translations, One Hundred Poems from the Japanese (1955)
Добавить примечание: (ja) Aki yama no
Momiji wo shigemi
Mado inuru
Imo wo motomenu
Yama ji shirazu mo

MS Dhoni фото

„It's like having 100 kg put over you. After that, even if you put a mountain, it will not make any difference.“

—  MS Dhoni Indian cricket player 1981

Captain Cool. That's the name we've given him because of the ease with which he seems to cope with pressure. Here's his take on handling the hopes of 1.2 billion people. https://www.scoopwhoop.com/sports/ms-dhoni/

Letitia Elizabeth Landon фото
William Morris фото

„Come, wander with me, for the moonbeams are bright
On river and forest, o'er mountain and lea.“

—  Charles Jefferys British music publisher 1807 - 1865

Come, wander with me, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

John Muir фото
William Wordsworth фото
Taliesin фото
Han-shan фото
Paul Klee фото

„The father of the arrow is the thought: how do I expand my reach? Over this river? This lake? That mountain?“

—  Paul Klee German Swiss painter 1879 - 1940

IIII.37, The Arrow. p. 54
1921 - 1930, Pedagogical Sketch Book, (1925)

John of the Cross фото

„Here in a
thatched hut
peaks with
barely room
for one I am
suddenly invaded by
white clouds.“

—  Koho Kenichi Japanese sangha of Rinzai school in Kamakura era 1241 - 1316

Koho Kenichi (1241 - 1316), quoted in: junchiyabari.com http://junchiyabari.com/. Accessed 2018-06-23.

Robert Southey фото

Связанные темы