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James Russell Lowell Biography...James Russell Lowell (February 22, 1819 – August 12, 1891) was an American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat. He is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets who rivaled the popularity of British poets. These poets usually used conventional forms and meters in their poetry, making them suitable for families entertaining at their fireside.. American Romantic poet critic editor and diplomat; Fireside Poets


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Quote Left They talk about their Pilgrim blood, Their birthright high and holy A mountain-stream that ends in mud Methinks is melancholy. Quote Right
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Quote Left Some day the soft Ideal that we wooed confronts us fiercely, foe-beset, pursued, and cries reproachful: Was it then my praise, and not myself was loved? Prove now thy truth; I claim of thee the promise of thy youth. Quote Right
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Quote Left In creating, the only hard thing is to begin a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak. Quote Right
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Quote Left Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen. Quote Right
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Quote Left It is marvellous in its mastery over that delightfully fortuitous inconsequence that is the adamantine logic of dreamland. Quote Right
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