Walter Savage Landor

(30 January 1775 – 17 September 1864 / Warwick)

God Scatters Beauty - Poem by Walter Savage Landor

God scatters beauty as he scatters flowers
O'er the wide earth, and tells us all are ours.
A hundred lights in every temple burn,
And at each shrine I bend my knee in turn.


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  • Ruta Mohapatra (9/27/2017 1:06:00 PM)


    A great poem. So short yet so meaningful! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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