Thus I Steer My Bark, And Sail On Even Keel, With Gentle Gale.
Thus I steer my bark, and sail
On even keel, with gentle gale.
-- Matthew Green (1696-1737)
-- The Spleen, Line 93
Though pleased to see the dolphins play, I mind my compass and my way.
-- Matthew Green (1696-1737) -- The Spleen, Line 93...
Fling but a stone, the giant dies. -- Matthew Green (1696-1737) -- The Spleen, Line 93
Say, shall my little bark attendant sail, Pursue the triumph and partake the gale?
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Essay on Man, Epistle iv, Line 385...
Sweet Memory! wafted by thy gentle gale, Oft up the stream of Time I turn my sail.
-- Samuel Rogers (1763-1855) -- The Pleasures of Memory, Part ii, i...
I steer my bark with hope in the head, leaving fear astern.
My hopes indeed sometimes fail, but not oftener than the forebodings of the gloomy....
Learn of the little nautilus to sail, Spread the thin oar, and catch the driving gale.
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Essay on Man, Epistle iii, Line 177...
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail, Reason the card, but passion is the gale.
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Essay on Man, Epistle ii, Line 107...
Oh, I have roamed o'er many lands, And many friends I 've me
Not one fair scene or kindly smile Can this fond heart forget....
I argue very well. Ask any of my remaining friends.
I can win an argument on any topic, against any opponent....