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William Wordsworth

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William Wordsworth was a renowned English Romantic Movement poet who lived from 1770 to 1850. Known for his deep appreciation of nature, his poems often celebrated the beauty of the natural world and explored themes of memory, imagination, and childhood. Wordsworth's most famous works include "Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey" and "The Prelude," an autobiographical epic. Along with fellow poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, he published the groundbreaking collection "Lyrical Ballads," which marked a turning point in English literature. Wordsworth's writings continue to be widely studied and cherished for their lyrical beauty and profound insights into the human experience.


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Quote Left Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings. Quote Right
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Quote Left I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in my heart I bore, Long after it was heard no more. Quote Right
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Quote Left The little unremembered acts of kindness and love are the best parts of a person's life. Quote Right
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Quote Left Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue. Quote Right
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Quote Left As a huge stone is sometimes seen to lie/ Couched on the bald top of an eminence. Quote Right
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