Who is William Butler Yeats?

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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 ...
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 ... 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 withdrawal of state aid to religion ...
The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Yeats Vol ... McBride, Ezra Pound, Marcel Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ...
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 Absalom, Absalom! William Faulkner 2 ... 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 Moorcock Gospel of John 195 Beneath the ... New World Aldous Huxley The Tempest, William Shakespeare and The Gods of the Copybook Headings, Rudyard Kipling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Dee Brown American Names, Stephen ...
List Of Songs Based On Poems - William Butler Yeats
... 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 wrong of unshapely things is a wrong too great to be told;
    I hunger to build them anew and sit on a green knoll apart....
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    An ancient bridge, and a more ancient tower,
    A farmhouse that is sheltered by its wall,
    An acre of stony ground,
    Where the symbolic rose can break in flower,
    Old ragged elms, old thorns innumerable....
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    But is there any comfort to be found?
    Man is in love and loves what vanishes,
    What more is there to say?
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    even
    The bed of love, that in the imagination
    Had seemed to be the giver of all peace,
    Is no more than a wine-cup in the tasting,
    And as soon finished.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Man is God’s highest present development. He is the latest thing in God.
    —Samuel Butler (1835–1902)