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" Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent Lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And whelm him o'er ! Such fate to suffering worth is... "
The Beauties of English Poetry: Selected from the Most Esteemed Authors ... - Page 32
by Peter Pindar - 1804
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Flowers and Flower-gardens

David Lester Richardson - 1855 - 296 pages
...Histie, dry. tt Stibble-jield, a, field covered with stubble — the stalks of corn left by the reaper. Such is the fate of simple Bard, On Life's rough ocean luckless starred ! Unskilful he to note the card Of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard And...
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Improvement Era, Volume 1, Issue 1

1897 - 478 pages
...be able to overcome it. In his poem, "To a Mountain Daisy," is this manifest reference to himself: "Such is the fate of simple bard, On life's rough ocean luckless starred, Unskillful he to note the card of prudent lore, Till billows rage, and gales blow hard, And...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1172 pages
...amang the stoure Thy slender stem: To spare thee now is past my pow'r, Thou bonnie gem. (I. 1—6) 60 ry main, Increasing store with loss and loss with store; When I have see (1. 37—38) 61 Ev'n thou who mourn'st the Daisy's fate, That fate is thine — no distant date; Stem...
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The Giant Book of Poetry

William Roetzheim - 2006 - 760 pages
...the rural shade! By love's simplicity betrayed, and guileless trust, till she, like thee, all soiled, is laid low i' the dust. Such is the fate of simple Bard, on Life's rough ocean luckless starred! Unskillful he to note the card of prudent lore, till billows rage, and gales blow hard, and...
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Heinrich Heine and the Lied

Susan Youens - 2007 - 317 pages
...fate of artless maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural shade! By love's simplicity betray 'd And guileless trust. Till she, like thee, all soil'd, is laid Low i' the dust.16 Goethe's "Das Veilchen" (The violet) and "Heidenroslein" are the most famous examples, although...
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