Walter Savage Landor

(30 January 1775 – 17 September 1864 / Warwick)

I Strove With None - Poem by Walter Savage Landor

I strove with none, for none was worth my strife.
Nature I loved and, next to Nature, Art:
I warm'd both hands before the fire of life;
It sinks, and I am ready to depart.

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  • Ruta Mohapatra (9/27/2017 1:14:00 PM)

    What beautiful lines! He was a great poet. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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