William Butler Yeats

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List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
... Titles taken from works by William Shakespeare do not appear here see List of titles of works based on Shakespearean phrases.) Work Author Literary Reference ... Arms and the Man George Bernard Shaw The Aeneid, Virgil As I Lay Dying William Faulkner The Odyssey, Homer A Time to Kill John Grisham Ecclesiastes 33 Behold the Man Michael ... Colin Wilson Man and Superman, George Bernard Shaw Brave New World Aldous Huxley The Tempest, William Shakespeare and The Gods of the Copybook Headings, Rudyard Kipling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Dee ...
The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Yeats Vol ... Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ...
Edward Butler (politician)
... Edward Butler (1 January 1823-9 June 1879), was born in Kilkenny, Ireland, son of Michael Butler, farmer, and his wife Mary, née Joyce ... Butler found that his ambitions to be trained as a lawyer were blocked in Ireland because of his Catholicism and he migrated to Sydney, arriving in May 1853, where he found work writing for Henry Parkes ... In politics Butler was a strong supporter of the "liberal party", associated with Parkes and John Robertson, including Robertson's land policy and Charles Cowper's support for the ...
Butler - In Fiction - Examples
... See also List of fictional butlers Mr ... Edmund Blackadder, butler to Prince George the Prince Regent, in the TV Series Blackadder the Third ... Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler from Batman is a well known fictional butler ...
List Of Songs Based On Poems - William Butler Yeats
... The album Now In Time to Be features the works of Yeats performed by various artists ... Loreena McKennitt has set two Yeats poems to music "Stolen Child" "The Two Trees" ...

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    The Colonel went out sailing,
    He spoke with Turk and Jew
    With Christian and with Infidel
    For all tongues he knew.
    “O what’s a wifeless man?” said he
    And he came sailing home.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    The women take so little stock
    In what I do or say
    They’d sooner leave their cosseting
    To hear a jackass bray....
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Mere dreams, mere dreams! Yet Homer had not sung
    Had he not found it certain beyond dreams
    That out of life’s own self-delight had sprung
    The abounding glittering jet....
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    “... Let the cage bird and the cage bird mate and the wild bird mate in the wild.”
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    When a man grows old his joy
    Grows more deep day after day,
    His empty heart is full at length
    But he has need of all that strength
    Because of the increasing Night
    That opens her mystery and fright.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)